Reglan Solution For Injection 5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
show timeout overlay link

Your Session Is About to Expire

This online session is about to expire due to inactivity. Click Continue to return to page.

  • myWeekly Ad

Reglan: Solution for injection (5mg)

Also see:
  • Get answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Find other class related drugs
  • Find additional patient usage statistics

Visit Drug Summary Page
Drug Image file default-drug-image.png


What is this Medicine?

METOCLOPRAMIDE (met oh kloe PRA mide) is used to treat people with slow emptying of the stomach and intestinal tract. It may be used to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by cancer treatment or surgery. This medicine may also be used before certain stomach exams or procedures.

In-Depth Information
Select a Medication

Reglan 5mg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 006416709
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Gastrointestinal Radiography, Intestinal Intubation, Post-operative Nausea/vomiting (PONV), Post-operative Nausea/vomiting (PONV) Prophylaxis, Diabetic Gastroparesis, Chemotherapy-induced Nausea/vomiting, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Chemotherapy-induced Nausea/vomiting Prophylaxis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Migraine, Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC), Gastroparesis, Pregnancy-induced Nausea/vomiting, Singultus (hiccups)

Reglan 5mg/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Reglan 5mg/ml Solution for Injection

Dystonic Reaction Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
4.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
4.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Restlessness Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
10.0-70.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Reglan 5mg/ml Solution for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Reglan 5mg/ml Solution for Injection(Metoclopramide Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and Metoclopramide Hydrochloride(Metoclopramide Hydrochloride)
Metoclopramide (Reglan) can cause drowsiness. Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking metoclopramide. You may feel more drowsy or more tired if you have alcohol-containing drinks while taking Metoclopramide. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are drinking alcoholic beverages or taking medications containing alcohol.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


Learning More About
Visit the Drug Summary page where you can:
  • Get answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Find other class related drugs
  • Find additional patient usage statistics
Learn More
Patient Experiences with Reglan

We want to help you stay educated about the medications you are taking. View other
patient's observations and share your own.

Be sure to consult your health care provider before taking any medications. Other
patient's comments should not be considered medical advice or health care provider
recommendations.