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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms



metoclopramide  listen  (meh-toh-KLOH-pruh-mide)

  A drug that increases the motility (movements and contractions) of the stomach and upper intestine. It is used to treat certain stomach problems and nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy. It is a type of antiemetic and a type of motility agent. Also called Reglan.