Generic Clopra 10mg 40tabs, Metoclopramide
METOCLOPRAMIDE – ORAL, Pramilem Pronounced: (met-o-KLO-pruh-mide)
Clopra Oral Uses:
This medication is used to treat certain conditions of the stomach and intestines. Metoclopramide is used as a short-term treatment (4 to 12 weeks) for persistent heartburn when the usual medicines do not work well enough.
It is used mostly for heartburn that occurs after a meal or during the daytime. Treating persistent heartburn can decrease the damage done by stomach acid to the swallowing tube (esophagus) and help healing.
Metoclopramide is also used in diabetic patients who have poor emptying of their stomachs (gastroparesis). Treating gastroparesis can decrease symptoms of nausea, vomiting, and stomach/abdominal fullness. Metoclopramide belongs to a class of drugs known as dopamine receptor antagonists.
It works by increasing stomach emptying and movement of the upper intestines. Clopra may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Please consult your physician before taking any medication.