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- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
Metoclopramide (met-oh-kloe-pra-mide) helps prevent acid reflux and vomiting in dogs, cats and small mammals by stimulating the stomach and upper small intestine.
- Will make your pet feel more comfortable
- Helps with hairballs
- Normalizes digestive system function
- Aids other gastric disorders
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.
Pets who are allergic to sunscreen containing PABA (para-amino benzoic acid) should not take this medication. Pets who have pseudopregnancy (false pregnancy), a tumor called pheochromocytoma or who have blockage or bleeding in their stomach or intestines should also not take this medication.
Use Metoclopramide with caution on pets who have a seizure disorder, had seizures in the past or who have been diagnosed with kidney disease.
Food and Drug Interactions
Other mediations can interact with Metoclopramide, be sure to disclose every medication and suppliment that is given to your dog before starting Metoclopramide.
May be given either with food or on an empty stomach.
There are no specific precautions required when handling this medication unless you are allergic to it or allergic to the sunscreen ingredient PABA
Possible Side Effects
In dogs and cats, Metoclopramide is tolerated well, but your pet may experience side effects including diarrhea, restlessness, drowsiness, constipation, disorientation, or increased urinary frequency.
Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.
Store this medication in the original prescription bottle at room temperature and protected from light.