DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2319-2003.ijbcp20204503

Domperidone induced galactorrhea: rare presentation of a common drug

Suman Ruhela, Indira Sahu, Manish Ruhela, Rakesh Kumar Ola

Abstract


Domperidone is one of the cheapest and also effective anti-emetic drugs which is very commonly used as an over-the-counter drug. Galactorrhoea is a rare side effect of domperidone. We report a case of a female patient who was prescribed domperidone for migraine headache with vomiting. While taking the drug, she developed galactorrhoea, and after discontinuing domperidone therapy, her galactorrhoea subsided.


Keywords


Domperidone, Galactorrhoea, Migraine headache

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