Complementary Effect of Metoclopramide in the Control of Vomiting Due to Acute Viral Gastroenteritis in Children: a Single- Blind Randomized Clinical Trial

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Acute gastroenteritis is associated with high mortality in childhood. A complication of the illness is dehydration, which should be well managed. This study aimed to analyze the effect of metoclopramide on the number of vomiting episodes in moderately dehydrated children with acute gastroenteritis. In this single-blinded clinical trial, 240 children of 1 to… (More)

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@inproceedings{Yousefichaijan2015ComplementaryEO, title={Complementary Effect of Metoclopramide in the Control of Vomiting Due to Acute Viral Gastroenteritis in Children: a Single- Blind Randomized Clinical Trial}, author={Parsa Yousefichaijan and Mojtaba Sharafkhah and Fatemeh Motamedi}, year={2015} }