It is a medicine that increases the movements or contractions of the stomach and bowel.It is also used to treat nausea and vomiting caused by other drugs used to treat Parkinson's Disease.
Change in appetite, dizziness, drowsiness, heartburn,stomach cramps
Hypersensitivity to the drug, patient with Tumor of Pituitary gland and heart diseases.
It should be used with caution in the elderly as the risk of adverse effects are very high.
If your symptoms do not improve within a few days or if they become worse, check with your doctor.
It can effect the functioning of the heart, especially in the elderly and people having an active condition like rhythm disorders and Congestive heart failure.
It should not be used in children who are underweight or malnourished. It should not be used in children who weigh less than 35 kg.
There appears to be no risk when taking this drug during pregnancy.
Some drugs that may interact with this drug are Cisapride, Erythromycin, Ketoconazole, Tramadol and Bromocriptine.