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TRIMETHOBENZAMIDE - ORAL
COMMON BRAND NAME(S): Tigan
USES: This medication is used to treat nausea and vomiting that can occur following surgery or with certain stomach/intestinal problems (e.g., gastroenteritis). Treating vomiting quickly can prevent a serious loss of body water (dehydration). Trimethobenzamide belongs to a class of drugs known as antiemetics. It works by decreasing the signals in the brain that lead to vomiting.
HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth, usually 3-4 times daily as needed or as directed by your doctor.
Dosage is based on your medical condition, age, and response to therapy. Take this medication exactly as directed to get the most benefit from it. Do not take more medication or take it more often than prescribed. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have questions.
Inform your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.
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