FAQs ABOUT EMITIN SUSPENSION
What is EMITIN SUSPENSION and why is it prescribed?
EMITIN SUSPENSION contains Domperidone which belongs to the group of medicines called Dopamine antagonists. It is used in treating nausea and vomiting.
How long can I take EMITIN SUSPENSION?
It is recommended that EMITIN SUSPENSION be taken for the shortest period and at the lowest dose. This is because EMITIN SUSPENSION can cause an irregular heartbeat when taken for a longer period or at a high dose. Ask for your doctor’s advice.
Can I take EMITIN SUSPENSION with antibiotics?
Use of EMITIN SUSPENSION with antibiotics like erythromycin, levofloxacin, and some antifungals is not recommended as this can cause interaction. Please consult your doctor for advice before using any antibiotics with EMITIN SUSPENSION.
Does EMITIN SUSPENSION increase milk secretion?
Yes, EMITIN SUSPENSION can increase milk secretion also known as galactorrhoea. This is an uncommon side effect of using EMITIN SUSPENSION. Talk to your doctor if you are experiencing this side effect while taking this medicine.
Does EMITIN SUSPENSION cause heart problems?
EMITIN SUSPENSION may be associated with an increased risk of heart problems (like an irregular heartbeat) and heart attacks. The risk also increases when EMITIN SUSPENSION is given together with other medicines. Inform the doctor of your medication history when taking EMITIN SUSPENSION.
Does EMITIN SUSPENSION cause dry mouth?
Yes, EMITIN SUSPENSION can cause dry mouth. Dry mouth can be managed by chewing sugar-free gum or sucking on sugar-free hard candies to stimulate the flow of saliva. Sip water at regular intervals of time. Do not use mouthwashes that contain alcohol because they can be drying. Consult your physician for advice.
What is the best time to take EMITIN SUSPENSION?
It is recommended to take EMITIN SUSPENSION before meals. If taken after meals, absorption of the medicine is somewhat delayed. Patients should try to take each dose of EMITIN SUSPENSION at a scheduled time to avoid missing a dose.