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Metoclopramide increases emptying of food from the stomach and decreases symptoms of nausea, vomiting, heartburn, and fullness,. It should ideally be taken 30 minutes before meals. It's use in pregnancy should be reserved for severe conditions where the risks to the baby of not treating exceed the potential ...Read more
Started taking reglan (metoclopramide) it really helps but afraid of side effect will it fix my slow stomach after I stop taking it or do you have to keep taking it ?
Metoclopramide: It only works within about a half hour of taking it as its in and out of your system relatively quickly. Side effects are related to dose. If you haven't yet had any side effects, as long as you are under the care of your physician, you may continue to take it. Hopefully there will be some newer promotility agents approved by the FDA soon. ...Read more
Nipple discharge came from taking reglan (metoclopramide). I started the medicine and now it came back should I stop the medicine again? Will it go away again?
My 10 month old has had diarrhea for over a week and is taking reglan (metoclopramide) and zantac, should I be worried? Should we stop administering reglan (metoclopramide)
How much shud be the dose of Thorazine & Reglan (metoclopramide) to treat hiccups. How long should I be taking them if the hiccups dont stop. Diabetes is controlled.
I would feel dizzy and then i would vomit until nothing would come out it would only stop if i drink metoclopramide, this started happening since i was 9 years old, i'm now 26 years old?
See doctor: You need to be seen by your physician and should be evaluated for any systemic disease. ...Read more
Reconsider this drug: Metaclopramide (reglan) is a pro-motility agent to improve esophageal and stomach emptying. The side effects can be lingering, serious, and dose - & duration-dependent. I would suggest you discuss alternatives to this drug with your doc. If you intentionally overdosed please call 911 now. ...Read more