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How does metoclopramide treat diabetic gastroparesis?

Metoclopramide is used to treat symptoms of diabetic gastroparesis, which is a digestive condition in diabetics where the stomach empties too slowly. Metoclopramide is a gastrointestinal stimulant, as well as an antinausea agent. It assists and increases the movement of food and acids through the intestines and stomach. It also works in specific brain areas to reduce nausea.

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