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The description is actual on 23.03.2015

  • Latin name: Cerucal
  • ATH code: A03FA01
  • Active ingredient: Metoclopramidum
  • Producer: Teva (Israel), AWD.pharma (Germany)


Active agent is hydrochloride Metoclopramidum monohydrate.

1 tablet contains 10, 54 mg of this substance that in terms of Metoclopramidum of a hydrochloride makes 10 mg.

Additional substances are: silicon dioxide, potato starch, gelatin, magnesium stearate and monohydrate of lactose.

1 ml of solution contains 5 mg of Metoclopramidum of a hydrochloride. Additional substances are: edetat dinatrium, injection water, sodium sulfite, sodium chloride.

Release form

Medicine is issued in the form of tablets and solution for in/in and injections in oil.

Pharmacological action

Antiemetic drug.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

Active component is Metoclopramidum. The main substance is a blocker of serotoninovy and dopamine receptors. Cerucal eliminates a hiccups, heartburn, accelerates gastric emptying, tones up the lower sphincter of a gullet, considerably reduces and slows down a physical activity of a gullet, does not cause diarrhea, accelerates advance of food on a small intestine. Medicine stimulates release of prolactin.

After intravenous administration action of HP is felt in 1-3 minutes, at introduction intramusculary — in 10-15 minutes. Drug is metabolized in a liver. About 20% and about 80% are brought by metabolites in an initial state.

Indications to Cerucal use

From what tablet and ampoule?

Medicine is appointed at a hiccups, vomiting, hypotonia and an atony of intestines, a stomach, at a reflux esophagitis, dyskinesia of zhelchevyvodyashchy ways, an aggravation of cankers of the alimentary system, a meteorism. What still indications to Cerucal use exist? For strengthening of a vermicular movement drug is used when carrying out X-ray contrast researches of a digestive tract.


Cerucal is not appointed at bleedings in the alimentary system, at intolerance of Metoclopramidum, a pheochromocytoma, perforation of intestines and a stomach, mechanical intestinal impassability, a pyloric stenosis of a stomach, epilepsy, extrapyramidal frustration, in the presence of prolaktinzavisimy tumors, Parkinson's illness. At an arterial hypertension, bronchial asthma, pathology of kidneys, a liver, in pediatrics appoint with care.

Side effects

Cerucal can cause the following side effects: diarrhea, a lock, drowsiness, dizzinesses, dryness in a mouth, a depression. Prolonged use of high doses by elderly people causes a gynecomastia, dyskinesia, parkinsonism phenomena, a galactorrhoea. At overdose extrapyramidal frustration, a disorientation, a hypersomnia are registered. After drug withdrawal symptoms disappear days later.

Application instruction of Cerucal (Way and dosage)

Tablets Cerucal, application instruction

Drug is accepted inside in 30 minutes prior to food three times a day on 5-10mg. The tablet is recommended to be washed down with large volume of liquid. Maximum daily dose of 60 mg, one-time 20 mg.

Cerucal pricks, application instruction

The adult and since 14 enter intramusculary or slowly intravenously on one ampoule 1-3 in day.

Children from 2 to 14 years need to enter injections at the rate of 0,1 mg/kg, the most admissible dose in days makes 0,5 mg/kg.


The following phenomena are observed: hallucinations, drowsiness, irritability, spasms, lowering of the level of consciousness and its confusion, stop of respiratory and cordial activity, concern, extrapyramidal frustration, disturbances of functions of cardiovascular system, dystonic reactions.

At overdose it is necessary to apply a symptomatic treatment.


Antikholinesterazny drugs weaken action of Metoclopramidum. Cerucal increases exhaustion of paracetamol, Ampicillin, tetracycline, ethanol, a levodopa, ascorbic acid. Drug reduces absorption of Cimetidinum, digoxin. Co-administration of neuroleptics is inadmissible (the risk of development of extrapyramidal frustration increases).

Terms of sale

The recipe is required.

Storage conditions

In the place, dark, unavailable to children, at a temperature not above 25 degrees Celsius.

Period of validity

No more than 5 years.

Special instructions

According to the summary it is in certain cases recommended to apply in addition protivoparkinsonichesky means, the central holinoblokator. It is inadmissible to use ethanol at treatment by the drug Cerucal. Medicine influences performance of difficult types of activity, driving of the car.

MNN: Metoclopramidum.

Medicine is applied in veterinary science to cats and dogs.

The recipe on Latin:

Rp: Tab. Metoclopramidi (Cerucali) 0,01
D.S. 1 tab. 3 times a day to food

Cerucal to children

Medicine is contraindicated for children till 1 year.

Cerucal dosage for children following: 0,1 mg/kg of body weight to 3 times a day. The maximum daily dose is equal to 0,5 mg/kg of body weight.

For prevention of postoperative vomiting use drug after operation. As much as possible it is necessary to apply no more than 2 days.

Coincidence on the ATH code of the 4th level:

Analogs of medicine are Metoclopramidum, Metukal.

About Cerucal

Removes nausea and vomiting within several minutes. According to responses Cerucal is really effective remedy, however it has a number of serious side effects, and also contraindications. At the use the exact dosage is important.

Cerucal price where to buy

Cerucal price on 10 mg is equal the 125th ruble for 50 pieces in tablets. Cost in Ukraine — 130 hryvnias.

Cerucal price in ampoules on 2 ml makes 230 rubles for 10 pieces.


  • Cerucal 10 of mg No. 50 tabletkipliva
  • Cerucal solution for injections 5mg/ml 2 ml No. 10 ampulypliva

Drugstore of IFC

  • Cerucal solution for in amp of 10 mg 2 ml No. 10, Plivakhorvatiya
  • Cerucal tbl 10 mg No. 50, AWD pharma GmbH/Impfstoffwerk of Dessau-Torgermaniya
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  • Tserukalpliva (Croatia)
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  • Cerucal solution for infection. 10 mg of amp. 2 ml No. 10AVD
  • Cerucal solution for infection. 10 mg of amp. 2 ml No. 10AVD


  • Cerucal of 10 mg / 2 ml No. 10 solution for ин.амп.AWD pharma GmbH & Co. KG (Germany)
  • Cerucal of 10 mg No. 50 of the tab. Pliva Hrvatska d.o.o. (Croatia)
  • Cerucal of 10 mg / 2 ml No. 10 solution for in.amp. Pliva Hrvatsk d.o.o. for Avd.farm Gmbh and To. KG, Germany (Croatia)
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Section: Gastrointestinal
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Education: Graduated from the Bashkir state medical university majoring in "Medical business". In 2011 gained the diploma and the certificate in Therapy. In 2012 received 2 certificate and the diploma in "Functional diagnosis" and "Cardiology". In 2013 completed courses on "Topical issues of otorhinolaryngology in therapy". In 2014 completed advanced training courses in "A clinical echocardiography" and courses in "Medical rehabilitation".

Experience: From 2011 to 2014 the Policlinic No. 33 Ufa worked as the therapist and the cardiologist in MBUZ. Since 2014 the Policlinic No. 33 Ufa works as the cardiologist and the doctor of functional diagnosis in MBUZ.

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