What is Cinmove (Cinitapride) used for?
Cinmove (Cinitapride) is a a gastroprokinetic agent used to treat conditions such as non-ulcer dyspepsia, delayed gastric emptying, or gastroesophageal reflux disease. The medication operates by increasing the rate of gastric emptying in the stomach to remove excess stomach acid that may cause these conditions. This action also makes it useful for preventing stomach ulcers from forming. Your physician may prescribe it for other unlisted purposes, as well.
How should I use Cinmove (Cinitapride)?
Cinmove (Cinitapride) should always be used according to your physician's instructions to get the most effective results from treatment. One tablet is normally taken three times each day just before a meal, but the best dosage will be determined by the condition being treated, your current health, and the severity of your symptoms. Swallow the tablets whole with a large glass of water on an empty stomach. Do not chew, split, or crush the tablets before use as this may destroy or alter the effects of their contents. Ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about the medication before beginning use to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Cinmove (Cinitapride)?
Some patients using Cinmove (Cinitapride) have reported experiencing side effects such as:
Immediately inform your physician if you experience any unusual symptoms that are worrying or intense to make sure the correct alterations are made to your regimen to prevent further problems from occurring. These may include lower doses, reduced frequency of administration, or emergency medical attention in more serious cases.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Cinmove (Cinitapride). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.