Domstal OD 30 mg tablet(Domperidone) : Uses, side effects and dosage

Manufacturer: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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Trade name: Domstal

Strength: 30 mg

Type: Sustained release tablet

Active ingredient: Domperidone

Category: Dopamine antagonists

Pregnancy category: Domperidone belongs to FDA pregnancy category C.

Uses: Domstal OD 30 mg tablet belongs to class of drugs called anti emetics. It is used to relieve the symptoms of nausea and vomiting. This is also used to treat stomach disorders such as delayed gastric emptying.

How to use: Take Domstal OD 30 mg tablet orally with a glass of water 30 minutes before a meal. This medication should be used at low dose, do not increase the dose with out consulting the doctor.

Side Effects: Headache, dizziness, dry mouth, nervousness, stomach cramps, hot flashes and leg cramps, increased prolactin levels which may lead to galactorrhoea, amenorrhoea, gynaecomastia.

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Dosage: Adult dose for Nausea and vomiting is 10 to 20 mg 3-4 times daily. Maximum daily dose is 80 mg/day.

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Date last updated: February 03rd, 2016