Definitions for metoclopramide
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A gastrokinetic drug with antiemetic properties.
Metoclopramide is an antiemetic and gastroprokinetic agent. It is commonly used to treat nausea and vomiting, to facilitate gastric emptying in people with gastroparesis, and as a treatment for the gastric stasis often associated with migraine headaches.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A dopamine D2 antagonist that is used as an antiemetic.
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