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Reglan increases the contractions of the stomach and small intestine helping the passage of food. It is given to treat the symptoms of diabetic gastroparesis a condition in which the stomach does not contract. These symptoms include vomiting nausea heartburn a feeling of indigestion persistent fullness after meals and appetite loss. Reglan is also used for short periods to treat heartburn in people with gastroesophageal reflux disorder (backflow of stomach contents into the esophagus). In addition it is given to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy and surgery.

ADULTS

Symptoms of Gastroesophageal Reflux

The usual dose is 10 milligrams to 15 milligrams of Reglan up to 4 times a day 30 minutes before each meal and at bedtime depending upon the symptoms being treated and the effectiveness of the dose. Treatment usually lasts no longer than 12 weeks.

If symptoms occur only intermittently or at specific times of the day your doctor may give you a single dose of up to 20 milligrams as a preventive measure.

Symptoms Associated with Diabetic Gastroparesis or Gastric Stasis

The usual dose is 10 milligrams 30 minutes before each meal and at bedtime for 2 to 8 weeks.

OLDER ADULTS

Relief of Symptomatic Gastroesophageal Reflux

Older adults may need only 5 milligrams per dose.
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Reglan

Brand Name Prescription Drug

Pronounced: REG-lan

Generic name: Metoclopramide hydrochloride
Reglan increases the contractions of the stomach and small intestine helping the passage of food. It is given to treat the symptoms of diabetic gastroparesis a condition in which the stomach does not contract. These symptoms include vomiting nausea heartburn a feeling of indigestion persistent fullness after meals and appetite loss. Reglan is also used for short periods to treat heartburn in people with gastroesophageal reflux disorder (backflow of stomach contents into the esophagus). In addition it is given to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy and surgery.

ADULTS

Symptoms of Gastroesophageal Reflux

The usual dose is 10 milligrams to 15 milligrams of Reglan up to 4 times a day 30 minutes before each meal and at bedtime depending upon the symptoms being treated and the effectiveness of the dose. Treatment usually lasts no longer than 12 weeks.

If symptoms occur only intermittently or at specific times of the day your doctor may give you a single dose of up to 20 milligrams as a preventive measure.

Symptoms Associated with Diabetic Gastroparesis or Gastric Stasis

The usual dose is 10 milligrams 30 minutes before each meal and at bedtime for 2 to 8 weeks.

OLDER ADULTS

Relief of Symptomatic Gastroesophageal Reflux

Older adults may need only 5 milligrams per dose.

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