Maril

Maril

metoclopramide

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Metoclopramide HCl
Indications/Uses
Antiemetic, nausea & vomiting, regulate peristaltic movement of GIT.
Dosage/Direction for Use
½-1 tab or 1 amp at a time.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 30 min before meals.
Contraindications
Whenever stimulation of Gl motility might be dangerous eg, intestinal obstruction, phaeochromocytoma, epilepsy.
Special Precautions
Childn & young patients. Pregnancy & lactation. Diabetes, depression, patients taking other drugs that can also cause extrapyramidal reactions.
Adverse Reactions
Extrapyramidal reactions, dizziness, fatigue, drowsiness, headache, depression, restlessness, GI disturbances, HTN.
Drug Interactions
Effects antagonised by anticholinergics & narcotic analgesics. Increased sedation w/ CNS depressants. May impair absorption of digoxin, cimetidine & increase absorption of paracetamol, tetracyclines, levodopa. May alter insulin requirement.
ATC Classification
A03FA01 - metoclopramide ; Belongs to the class of propulsives. Used in the treatment of functional gastrointestinal disorders.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Maril tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
Form
Maril inj 10 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
50 × 1's
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