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Methoclopramide Brand names, Methoclopramide Analogs

Methoclopramide Brand Names Mixture

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Methoclopramide Chemical_Formula


Methoclopramide RX_link

Methoclopramide fda sheet

Methoclopramide FDA

Methoclopramide msds (material safety sheet)

Methoclopramide MSDS

Methoclopramide Synthesis Reference

Thominet, U.S. Pat. 3,177,252 (1965)

Methoclopramide Molecular Weight

299.796 g/mol

Methoclopramide Melting Point

147.25 oC

Methoclopramide H2O Solubility

200 mg/L

Methoclopramide State


Methoclopramide LogP


Methoclopramide Dosage Forms

Liquid; Syrup; Tablet

Methoclopramide Indication

For the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

Methoclopramide Pharmacology

Metoclopramide, although chemically related to procainamide, does not possess local anesthetic or antiarrhythmic properties. Metoclopramide is used to enhance GI motility, to treat diabetic gastroparesis, as an antinauseant, and to facilitate intubation of the small bowel during radiologic examination. Metoclopramide may be used to treat chemotherapy-induced emesis and as a radiosensitizing agents in the treatment of non-small cell lung carcinoma and glioblastomas in the future.

Methoclopramide Absorption

Rapidly and well absorbed (oral bioavailability 80±15.5%).

Methoclopramide side effects and Toxicity

Oral, mouse LD50: 280 mg/kg. Signs of overdose include drowsiness, disorientation, and extrapyramidal reactions.

Methoclopramide Patient Information

Methoclopramide Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals