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What Is Orally Disintegrating Metoclopramide Used For?

Using Orally Disintegrating Metoclopramide in Children

Orally disintegrating metoclopramide is not approved for any use in children. Young infants are particularly susceptible to the toxicities of this medication.
 

Off-Label Orally Disintegrating Metoclopramide Uses

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend this medicine for something other than the conditions discussed in this article. Orally disintegrating metoclopramide or other forms of metoclopramide are sometimes used off-label for a number of reasons, such as to:
 
  • Stimulate breast milk production
  • Treat gastroparesis due to causes other than diabetes
  • Treat morning sickness (nausea and vomiting related to pregnancy)
  • Treat nausea and vomiting due to migraines, chemotherapy, or other causes.
     
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