Domperidone restrictions recommended

An EU medicines regulatory body has endorsed recommendations to restrict the use of domperidone-containing medicines.

The Co-ordination Group for Mutual Recognition and Decentralised Procedures – Human (CMDh) agreed that medicines containing domperidone should only be used to relieve symptoms of nausea and vomiting, after reviewing original recommendations made by the European Medicines Agency (EMA).

The CMDh endorsement