Avinorm Tablet

Manufactured by: Leeford Healthcare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Metoclopramide

Prescription Required

101 people have bought this recently

Avinorm Tablet

Manufactured by: Leeford Healthcare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Metoclopramide

Prescription Required

101 people have bought this recently

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10 Tablet in 1 Strip

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Avinorm Information

Avinorm is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of Nausea and Vomiting. Other than this, Avinorm has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The correct dosage of Avinorm depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

The side effects typically associated with Avinorm include Diarrhoea, Drowsiness, Insomnia. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Avinorm can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Such side effects of Avinorm normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

Avinorm's effect during pregnancy is Mild and Moderate while nursing. Further, the section on Avinorm related warnings talks about Avinorm's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Avinorm is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Gastrointestinal Bleeding as it can result in adverse effects. The section on Avinorm contraindications lists all such conditions.

Besides this, Avinorm may also have severe interaction with some medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

You should also be aware that Avinorm is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.

  1. Avinorm Benefits & Uses
  2. Avinorm Dosage & How to Take
  3. Avinorm Side Effects
  4. Avinorm Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Avinorm with Other Drugs
  6. Avinorm Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Avinorm
  8. Avinorm Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Avinorm Benefits & Uses

Avinorm is used to treat the following -

  1. Nausea and Vomiting Primary
  2. GERD
  3. Diabetic Gastroparesis
  4. Chronic Hiccups
  5. Morning Sickness during Pregnancy

Avinorm Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Avinorm

Metoclopramide

Avinorm Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Avinorm is used -

  1. Diarrhoea
  2. Drowsiness
  3. Insomnia Common
  4. Anxiety Severe
  5. Agitation
  6. Restlessness
  7. Parkinsonism
  8. Akathisia
  9. Edema Unknown
  10. Fatigue Common
  11. Jaundice Severe

Avinorm Related Warnings

Is the use of Avinorm safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can consume [medicine]. Though Avinorm has mild side effects when taken during pregnany

Mild

Is the use of Avinorm safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Avinorm. Immediately discontinue Avinorm if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

Moderate

What is the effect of Avinorm on the Kidneys?

Avinorm has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Avinorm on the Liver?

Side effects of Avinorm rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Avinorm on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Avinorm on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Avinorm with Other Drugs

Avinorm should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Avinorm Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Avinorm unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  2. Parkinson's Disease
  3. Tardive Dyskinesia
  4. Heart Disease
  5. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Avinorm

Is this Avinorm habit forming or addictive?

Avinorm does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Avinorm. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Avinorm only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Avinorm is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Avinorm Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Avinorm

Taking Avinorm with food does not cause any problems.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Avinorm

Taking Avinorm with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

Severe

Avinorm FAQs

Question about 2 years ago

How does Avinorm work?

Dr. Saurabh Dhamdhere MBBS , Orthopedics

Avinorm contains metoclopramide which is an antiemetic agent that prevents from nausea and vomiting by inhibiting certain chemical messengers (neurotransmitters such as dopamine and serotonin) in the brain. In diabetic gastroparesis, Avinorm works by increasing gastrointestinal motility and fasting the gastric emptying process. In gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Avinorm works by increasing lower esophageal sphincter (LES) tone which prevents the gastric contents to reach food pipe that causes symptoms associated with GERD.

Question about 2 years ago

How long can I safely take Avinorm?

Dr. Manoj Meena MBBS , General Physician

Usually, Avinorm is given for short-term treatment only (maximum up to 12 weeks). However, the duration of treatment might vary depending upon the patient's medical condition. You are advised to take it as per your doctor's advice. Do not take it longer than prescribed by your doctor to avoid unpleasant side effects.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Avinorm for hiccups?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Avinorm can be used for hiccups. It has been found to be very successful in providing relief from intractable hiccups in many clinical studies. Since Avinorm is a prescription drug, you are advised to not take it by yourself without doctor's advice.

Question almost 2 years ago

Is Avinorm safe to use?

Dr. OP Kholwad MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Avinorm is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, few side effects are observed such as fatigue, restlessness, and dizziness. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Avinorm cause weight fluctuations?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

No, Avinorm does not cause any weight fluctuations such as weight gain or weight loss. However, if you notice any unusual sudden weight fluctuations after taking this drug then it might be due to some other medical condition. You are advised to discuss it with your doctor.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

Avinorm Price and Pack Size

Avinorm Tablet

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Reglan® (metoclopramide)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 664-667
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