Domstal 10mg Tablet
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Domstal 10 mg tablet is an anti-emetic medicine. It is used to control nausea, vomiting and for the treatment of gastroparesis and indigestion. Domstal works by improving the contraction of muscles and movement in the stomach and intestine. You should not take this medicine if you are allergic to it. Domperidone works best if taken before consuming food. This medicine is usually taken for short-term treatment. Do not take it when not required or when the symptoms subside. The most common side effect of this medicine is a dry mouth. However, it usually goes once you stop taking this medicine.
Uses of Domstal 10mg Tablet
- To control nausea, vomiting and motion sickness.
- For the treatment of gastroparesis (sluggish movements of the stomach).
- For the treatment of chronic dyspepsia (indigestion).
Contraindications of Domstal 10mg Tablet
- If you are allergic to Domperidone or any other ingredients of Domstal tablet.
- If you have been passing black, tarry bowel stools or blood in your stools.
- If you have any liver, kidney or heart disease.
- If you have a blockage, obstruction or tear in any part of your intestine.
- If you have a tumour of the pituitary gland called a prolactinoma.
- If you have a low level of magnesium or a high level of potassium in your blood.
Side effects of Domstal 10mg Tablet
- Dry mouth
- Hard bowel movements
Precautions and Warnings of Domstal 10mg Tablet
Can I take Domstal 10 mg tablet during pregnancy?
Domstal 10 mg tablet should be avoided during pregnancy due to a lack of safety information.
Can I take Domstal 10 mg tablet while breastfeeding?
Do not take Domstal 10 mg tablets if you are breastfeeding. A small amount of this medicine passes into breastmilk. It may cause unwanted side effects in a breastfed baby. It should be used during breastfeeding if your doctor considers it necessary.
Can I drive if I have consumed Domstal 10 mg tablet?
You need to be cautious while driving, as this medicine can cause sleepiness, confusion or less control over your movements.
Can I consume alcohol with Domstal 10 mg tablet?
Do not consume alcohol, as it increases the side effects of Domstal 10 mg tablet.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
- You suffer from any heart disorders or you have any problems with your liver or kidney.
- You experience palpitations, breathing issues or loss of consciousness while taking Domstal 10 mg tablet.
Mode of Action of Domstal 10mg Tablet
How Does It Work?
Domstal 10 mg tablet works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (dopamine) in the brain. Dopamine can trigger the vomiting centre and cause a feeling of nausea and the action of vomiting. It also increases the movement of the stomach and intestines to allow easy movement of food through the stomach and bowel.
Directions for Use of Domstal 10mg Tablet
Domstal 10 mg tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water on an empty stomach. For best results, this medicine should be taken before food.
Interactions of Domstal 10mg Tablet
Interactions with other medicines
Inform your doctor all the medicines you are taking. This is because this medicine can affect the way some other medicines work and vice versa. Do not take this medicine with if you are taking antifungals, such as ketoconazole and fluconazole; antibiotics, such as erythromycin, clarithromycin, telithromycin, moxifloxacin and pentamidine; medicines for heart problems or high blood pressure eg, amiodarone, dronedarone, quinidine, disopyramide, dofetilide, sotalol, diltiazem and verapamil; medicines for psychoses (eg, haloperidol, pimozide and sertindole); medicines for depression (eg, citalopram, escitalopram) and medicines for AIDS/HIV.
Storage and disposal of Domstal 10mg Tablet
Store at room temperature and keep away from heat, moisture and light. Keep it away from children.
Dosage of Domstal 10mg Tablet
Symptoms of an overdose of this medicine include difficulty in speaking, poor coordination, dizziness, fainting, irregular heartbeat, light-headedness, loss of balance and poor muscle control. Seek emergency medical attention immediately if you suspect an overdose.
Missed a Dose
If you miss any dose of Domstal 10 mg tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: What is Domstal tablet used for?
A: Domstal is used for controlling nausea, vomiting and motion sickness. It is also used for the treatment of indigestion and slow movement of food through the stomach (gastroparesis).
Q: Does Domstal 10 tablet affect the menstrual cycle?
A: Domstal tablet does not affect the menstrual cycle.
Q: Can Domstal 10 tablet be taken on an empty stomach?
A: Yes, this medicine should be taken on an empty stomach.
Q: When to take Domstal tablet?
A: Domstal tablet should be taken preferably before consuming food.
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