A specific blocker of dopamine receptors. It speeds gastrointestinal peristalsis, causes prolactin release, and is used as antiemetic and tool in the study of dopaminergic mechanisms. .

Motilium - Pharmacology:

Gastrointestinal emptying (delayed) adjunct; peristaltic stimulant: The gastroprokinetic properties of domperidone are related to its peripheral dopamine receptor blocking properties. Motilium facilitates gastric emptying and decreases small bowel transit time by increasing esophageal and gastric peristalsis and by lowering esophageal sphincter pressure. Antiemetic: The antiemetic properties of domperidone are related to its dopamine receptor blocking activity at both the chemoreceptor trigger zone and at the gastric level.

Motilium Interactions

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Motilium Contraindications

Motilium should not be used when patient have gastrointestinal hemorrhage, mechanical obstruction or perforation problems. Motilium accumulation has been reported in patients with hepatic impairment.

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Motilium see also Saw Palmetto

Brand Names containing Domperidone
Gastro Health

Chemical structure:
N Cl N O N O N N H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H C22H24ClN5O2 2D chemical structure C22H24ClN5O2 SVG | 2D structure Domperidone chemical names, chemical properties, classification C22H24ClN5O2