Prevention of nausea and vomiting - maleate or mesilate: 5-10 mg 2-3 times/day.
Nausea and vomiting - maleate or mesilate: 20 mg, may repeat if needed.
Psychoses - maleate or mesilate: 12.5 mg twice daily for 7 days, adjust gradually according to response. Maintenance: 25-50 mg/day.
Adjunctive management of severe anxiety disorders - maleate or mesilate: 5-10 mg up to 3-4 times/day.
Vertigo - maleate or mesilate: 15-30 mg/day in divided doses. May reduce gradually to 5-10 mg/day.
Nausea and vomiting - mesilate: 12.5 mg, may repeat via PO if needed.
Psychoses - mesilate: 12.5-25 mg 2-3 times/day.
Nausea and vomiting - 25 mg supp: 1 supp twice daily.
Psychoses - maleate: 25 mg 2-3 times/day.
Adverse drug reactions
: cholestatic jaundice, cardiac arrhythmias, orthostatic hypotension, dry mouth, blurring of vision, glaucoma, urinary retention, constipation, galactorrhoea, gynaecomastia, amenorrhoea and impotence.
Adapted from CIMS Drug Information System. Internet. Accessed on January 10, 2016.