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Were you looking for information about Metoclopramide? Metoclopramine is a common misspelling of metoclopramide.
Metoclopramide (Reglan®) is a medicine licensed to treat several conditions, including gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and diabetic gastroparesis. It is available in liquid, tablet, and injectable form, and can only be obtained by prescription. This drug is typically taken four times a day, 30 minutes before meals and at bedtime. Metoclopramide has several actions in the digestive tract; it causes the esophageal sphincter to tighten, relaxes the pyloric sphincter, and increases the muscular contractions of the stomach and small intestines.
(Click Metoclopramide to find out who makes metoclopramide, for a list of side effects that may occur, and for information on what to be aware of before starting treatment. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on metoclopramide.)
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