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Precautions and Warnings With Orally Disintegrating Metoclopramide

Who Should Not Take Orally Disintegrating Metoclopramide?

People who should avoid orally disintegrating metoclopramide include those who:
 
  • Are allergic to Metozolv ODT, metoclopramide, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have gastrointestinal bleeding or perforation, a gastrointestinal blockage, or any other condition in which an increase in the activity of the digestive tract might be dangerous.
     
  • Have epilepsy or seizures.
     
  • Take medications that increase the risk of extrapyramidal symptoms, such as most antipsychotic medications.
     

Precautions and Warnings With Orally Disintegrating Metoclopramide: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which orally disintegrating metoclopramide should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before beginning treatment. However, it is possible that not all of the issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific safety concerns that apply to you.
 
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