Motilium is indicated for:
- delayed gastric emptying of functional origin with gastro-oesophageal reflux and/or dyspepsia;
- control of nausea and vomiting of central or local origin;
- as an anti-emetic in patients receiving cytostatic and radiation therapy;
- facilitates radiological examination of the upper gastro-intestinal tract.
Use Motilium as directed because of your doctor.
Acute conditions (mainly nausea, vomiting, hiccup)
Adults: Two tablets (20 mg) three or four times per day, 15 to thirty minutes before meals and, if needed, before retiring.
Children 5 to 12 years of age: One tablet (10 mg) 3 to 4 times every day, 15 to 30 minutes before meals and, if required, before retiring.
Chronic conditions (mainly dyspepsia)
Adults: One tablet (10 mg) taken 3 x each day, 15 to a half-hour before meals and, if required, before retiring. The dosage may be doubled.
Children 5 to 12 years: ½ tablet (5 mg) 3 to 4 times every day, 15 to 30 minutes before meals and if needed, before retiring.
This formulation isn't suited to children under the age of 5 years, but also for this gang of patients the suspension is available. Motilium tablets are certainly not ideal for children weighing below 35kg.
Motilium ought to be in combination with caution in patients with renal impairment or perhaps in those vulnerable to fluid retention. In patients with severe renal insufficiency ( serum creatinine greater than 6 mg/100 mL, ie. over 0,6 mmol/L) the elimination half-life of domperidone was increased from 7,4 to 20,8 hours. The dosing frequency should be reduced to maybe once or twice daily, according to the seriousness of impairment, and also the dose may need to be reduced. Patients on prolonged therapy should be reviewed regularly.
Ask your medical provider any questions you might have about how exactly to use Motilium.
Store Motilium between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Protect from heat, light, and moisture. Do not store inside the bathroom. Keep Motilium out from the reach of youngsters and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Domperidone.
Motilium tablets contain lactose and might be unsuitable for people with lactose intolerance, glucose/galactose malabsorption or a genetic disorder leading to accumulation of galactose inside blood (galactosaemia).
Medicines and their possible side effects could affect individual people differently. The following are a number of the side effects which can be regarded as associated with this medicine. Just because a side effect is stated here does not necessarily mean that all people using this medicine will experience that or any side effect.
Rare (affect between 1 in 1000 and one out of 10,000 people)
Very rare (affect under one in 10,000 people)
This is not a complete report on all unwanted side effects which could occur. If you might have questions about negative effects, contact your health care provider.
Do NOT use Motilium if:
Contact your medical professional or physician right away if any of these sign up for you.
Some medical conditions may talk with Motilium. Tell your medical professional or pharmacist when you have any medical ailments, particularly if any with the following sign up for you:
Not to be utilized in
Some medicines may connect to Motilium. Tell your medical provider if you happen to be taking some other medicines. The following medicines may oppose the stimulating effect of domperidone around the gut therefore will make it less efficient:
This will not be a complete list of all interactions that could occur. Ask your doctor if Motilium may connect to other medicines that you simply take. Check with your medical provider before starting, stop, or alter the dose associated with a medicine.
Always inform a medical expert if you are pregnant or planning for a pregnancy, before using any medicine.
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.