Gastroparesis

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(Gastric atony)
Gastroparesis, also called delayed gastric emptying, is a medical condition consisting of a paresis (partial paralysis) of the s...
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Common Gastroparesis treatments discussed around the web
Reglan 1,676 Domperidone 1,076 Erythromycin 338
23,516 conversations around the web about Gastroparesis to help you make a decision
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Erythromycin vs Metoclopramide for Gastroparesis

Erythromycin
VS.
Metoclopramide
Other name: E Mycin (E Mycin)
Other name: Reglan (Reglan)
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Erythromycin is a macrolide antibiotic that has an antimicrobial spectrum similar to or slightly wider than that of penicillin, and is often used for people who have an allergy to penicillins. For respiratory tract infections, it has better coverage of a...
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Metoclopramide (International Nonproprietary Name) is an antiemetic and Prokinetic 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 asso...
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Allergies
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Stomach Pain
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Depression
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Headaches
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Asthma
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Stomach Problems
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Irritability
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Weight Gain
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Dry Skin
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Dizzy
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Depression
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Tardive Dyskinesia
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Drowsy
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Diabetes
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Weight Gain
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Restless
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Shaking
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Loss Of Appetite
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Erythromycin is a macrolide antibiotic that has an antimicrobial spectrum similar to or slightly wider than that of penicillin, and is often used for people who have an allergy to penicillins. For respiratory tract infections, it has better coverage of a...
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About Metoclopramide
Metoclopramide (International Nonproprietary Name) is an antiemetic and Prokinetic 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 asso...
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We found 77 discussions
www.infantreflux.org
have mentioned using erythromycin for their little ones....
" ...motility drugs for infants include Reglan (metoclopramide) and erythromycin, and here in Canada we ...on here have mentioned using erythromycin for their little ones. So... "

forums.anandtech.com
tried metoclopramide or erythromycin, she didn't recall...
" ...said one day a couple years ago she had severe stomach pain and went to the emergency room. They said ...I asked if they tried metoclopramide or erythromycin, she didn't recall those drugs,... "

drug works like metoclopramide to improve stomach empt...
" ...this info that may help.. Erythromycin. This antibiotic also improves stomach ...cramps. Domperidone. This drug works like metoclopramide to improve stomach... "

sci.rutgers.edu
we used erythromycin and metoclopramide as prokinetics....
" Where I worked we used erythromycin and metoclopramide as prokinetics.... "

www.mpsforum.com
emptying. They put him on Erythromycin but it actually...
" ...a delayed gastric emptying. They put him on Erythromycin but it actually caused more ...will not let him take Metoclopramide because of his history of ...bowels are crazy. He takes a capful of miralax a day.... "

forums.heartburn-help.com
ptying test. If it comes back positive for gastroparesis,...
" ...I am managing it using a drug called Domperidone, which I have to import from Canada. The available alternatives in the US are Metoclopramide and Erythromycin, both of which can have some pretty... "

diet then give antiemtic and erythromycin. here is the li...
" ...modify his diet then give antiemtic and erythromycin. here is the link from ...presents to your office complaining of nausea, early satiety, anorexia, and ...relieve this patient’s symptoms? A.... "

usmleforum.com
ith gastroparesis who cannot tolerate metoclopramide....
" ...administration of metoclopramide. * Erythromycin should be considered for patients with gastroparesis who cannot... "

usmleforum.com
small and frequent meal if fail use metoclopramide /...
" ...frequent meal if fail use... "

usmleforum.com
1st- metoclopramide if doesnt work then- erythromycin...
" 1st- metoclopramide if doesnt... "

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