Medicine : Gastractiv Tab

Name:Gastractiv Tab
Manufacturer:Johnson & Johnson Ltd
Generic Use:Domperidone
Composition:Domperidone(10 Mg)

Generic ( Domperidone )

Typical use Of Domperidone :Domperidone Is Used To Treat Vomiting And Urge For Vomiting Induced By Drugs And Diseases, Post-meal Stomach Discomfort, Regurgitation Of Stomach Contents Into The Food-pipe, And Indigestion.
Mechanism of action of Domperidone :Domperidone Works By Helping To Move Food Faster Through Your Food Pipe, Stomach And Gut. This Prevents Food From Staying In The Same Place For Too Long. It Also Helps Stop Food Flowing The Wrong Way Back Up Your Food Pipe. It Also Regulates Vomiting And Sickness.
Drug Interaction of Domperidone :Ketoconazole Or Erythromycin Can Hinder Domperidone's CYP3A4 Mediated First Pass Metabolism. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Domperidone :Dry Mouth, Anxiety, Headache, Sleepiness, Loose Stool, Rash, Itching, Increase In Level Of Hormone Prolactin In Blood, Painful Or Tender Breasts, Discharge From Breasts, Weakness, Involuntary Movements Of Lips, Face, Trunk, Tongue,, And Other Parts Of The Body, Parkinson’s Disease-like Symptoms, Abnormal Posture Such As A Twisted Neck, Severe Allergic Reactions Leading To Swelling Of Hands, Feet, Ankles, Face, Lips Or Throat Which May Cause Difficulty In Swallowing Or Breathing, Skin Rash, Fast Heartbeat Etc.


How Domperidone will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Domperidone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Domperidone

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