New age restriction for domperidone

The MHRA has issued new advice for domperidone which states that it is no longer licensed for the relief of nausea and vomiting in children under the age of 12 years or those weighing less than 35kg.

by Sandhiya Sodha
The MHRA has asked prescribers to consider alternative treatments to domperidone in children younger than 12 years suffering from nausea and vomiting. | Getty Images
The MHRA has asked prescribers to consider alternative treatments to domperidone in children younger than 12 years suffering from nausea and vomiting. | Getty Images

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