Medicine : Stemetil Md Tab(21)

Name:Stemetil Md Tab(21)
Manufacturer:Nicholas Piramal India Ltd
Generic Use:Prochlorperazine
Substitutes:vestil5 (5mg) , resvom md tab(10s) , stemetil md tab(21)

Generic ( Prochlorperazine )

Typical use Of Prochlorperazine :Acute Pulmonary Oedema, Diagnostic Procedures, Labyrinthine Disorders, Mania, Menieres Disease, Muscle Spasm Of Varied Aeitology, Nausea And Vomiting, Nausea And Vomiting (acute Attacks), Nausea And Vomiting (due To Migraine), Nausea And Vomiting (prevention), Nausea, Vomiting (acute Attacks), Psychosis, Schizophrenia.
Mechanism of action of Prochlorperazine :Prochlorperazine Blocks Both Postsynaptic Dopamine Receptors As Well As The Medullary Chemo Receptor Trigger Zone. It Depresses Hypothalamic And Hypophyseal Hormone Release And Posssesses ?-adrenergic And Anticholinergic Inhibitory Activity.
Drug Interaction of Prochlorperazine :Additive Anticholinergic Effects With Antihistamines, Tricyclic Antidepressants And Drugs Used In Parkinsonism.
Side effects of Prochlorperazine :Drowsiness, Unconsciousness, Respiratory Depression, Fever, Orthostatic Hypotension, Syncope, Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, Reflex Tachycardia.


How Prochlorperazine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Prochlorperazine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Prochlorperazine

No Studies Found