Motilium improves upper gastrointestinal motility disordered in patients with chronic and sub-acute gastritis and diabetic gastroparesis.
Common use Motilium blocks pereferal and central dophamin receptors, removes inhibiting influence of dophamin on motor activity of gastrointestinal tract and increases evacuative and tone of stomach. It has anti-vomiting effect, soothes hiccup and nausea. Motilium is used to treat vomiting of different origin, hiccup, atonic gastrointestinal tract, necessity to accelerate peristalsis for X-ray examination, dispepsia caused by slow stomach, gastroesophageal reflux disease, esophagitis, gas, heartburn with or without passage of gastric contents into the mouth.
Dosage and directions Take Motilium orally 30 minutes before a meal. In adults and children older than 5 y.o. take 10 mg 3-4 times a day when dispepsia is diagnosed. In patients with severe nausea and vomiting Motilium daily dose is 20 mg 3-4 times a day. In patients with kidney failure correction of the dose is necessary, number of daily intakes should not exceed 1-2 times. This is only general recommendations and for each individual case consult your doctor as different conditions require different correction of the dose.
Missed dose If you missed a dose take it the soonest. If it is almost time of your next dose just skip it and return to your regular dosage schedule.
Overdose Symptoms of overdose may include drowsiness, disorientation, extrapyramidal disorder (especially in children). If you think that took too much of Motilium and experience symptoms listed above contact your doctor immediately, you may need a medical help.
Storage Store at room temperature between 59-77 F (15-25 C) away from light and moisture, kids and pets.
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