Active ingredients: prochlorperazine
The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has a recall notice on this product.
Stemetil 5mg Tablets
Recall Action Commencement Date: 31 May 2017
TGA Recall Reference: RC-2017-RN-00720-1
Batch Number: 16N0060
Expiry Date: June 2018
Reason/Issue: Sanofi Pty Ltd has initiated a Recall of affected Stemetil 5mg packs due to a possibility of missing blisters in the cartons
AUST R Number: 27564
Further information on this recall can be found at http://apps.tga.gov.au/PROD/SARA/arn-detail.aspx?k=RC-2017-RN-00720-1
What it is used for
Nausea and vomiting due to various causes including migraine; vertigo due to Meniere's syndrome, labyrinthitis and other causes.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Rectal
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Lifetime is 5 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Cream, smooth, torpedo-shaped suppositories
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
This medicine contains the active ingredients:
If you are over 65 years of age, there may be specific risks and recommendations for use of this medicine. Please discuss your individual circumstances with your pharmacist, doctor or health professional. For more information read our page on medication safety for older people.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient prochlorperazine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
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