Domperidone acts peripherally in the gastrointestinal system and increases oesophageal peristalsis, oesophageal sphincter pressure and gastric motility. These all facilitates gastric emptying. Domperidone is used in migraine to relieve nausea and vomiting.
Anaesthetic adjuncts: It is used preoperatively in order to reduce the post operative vomiting.
2.Prolactin releasing pituitary tumour(prolactinoma)
2.Delayed gastric emptying of functional origin
3.As an Antiemetic in patient receiving cytotoxic drugs
Aspirin, Paracetamol & Oral Diazepam: Increases absorption of these agents.
Anticholinergic agents: Antagonize the effects of domperidone.
Phenothiazines: CNS depression enhanced by domperidone.
Antimuscarinic agents and opioids: Antagonize GI effects of domperidone.
Suxamethonium: Neuromuscular blockade enhanced by domperidone.
Migraine: 20 mg by mouth may be taken up to every 4 hours with Paracetamol, as required up to a maximum of 4 doses in 24 hours.
Children: 300 mcg / kg body weight 3 - 4 times daily 30 minutes before meals and at bed time if required
Home Delivery for Domperidone in Your City
Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including domperidone.
However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for domperidone and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for domperidone may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take domperidone only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for domperidone before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for domperidone with the pharmacy.
Domperidone is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for domperidone might be better known than domperidone itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have domperidone in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for domperidone.