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Metoclopramide (Reglan) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

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Metoclopramide (Reglan) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

What is the Generic Name for Reglan?

metoclopramide

What is the Trade Name for metoclopramide?

Reglan

What are the Indications of Metoclopramide (Reglan) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

prevention of nausea, vomiting, hiccups, migraines, gastric stasis

What are the Actions of Metoclopramide (Reglan) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

accelerates gastric emptying by stimulating motility

What is the Therapeutic Class of Metoclopramide (Reglan) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

antiemetic

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Metoclopramide (Reglan) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

none

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Date Published - Feb 23, 2017
Date Modified - Apr 9, 2019

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