Antiemetic vs Metoclopramide - What's the difference?

antiemetic | metoclopramide |


As nouns the difference between antiemetic and metoclopramide

is that antiemetic is (medicine) a drug that combats nausea and vomiting while metoclopramide is (pharmacology) a gastrokinetic drug with antiemetic properties.

As an adjective antiemetic

is that combats nausea and vomiting.

antiemetic

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Alternative forms

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Adjective

(en adjective)
  • That combats nausea and vomiting
  • Antonyms

    * emetic

    Noun

    (wikipedia antiemetic) (en noun)
  • (medicine) A drug that combats nausea and vomiting
  • Antonyms

    * emetic

    metoclopramide

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia metoclopramide)
  • (pharmacology) A gastrokinetic drug with antiemetic properties.