Motegrity (Resotran - Prucalopride)

Motegrity (Resotran – Prucalopride)

Prucalopride

Product information

Motegrity (Resotran), known by its generic name Prucalopride, is a prescription medication used to treat chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) in adults. It is classified as a serotonin type 4 (5-HT4) receptor agonist, working by enhancing bowel motility.

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Prucalopride (Motegrity and Resotran): Uses, Side Effects, and Buying Online from Canada

Motegrity / Resotran (Prucalopride) From Canada

Motegrity (Prucalopride) is a medication used to treat chronic idiopathic constipation in adults. It works by stimulating the muscles in your gastrointestinal tract to help produce bowel movements. Prucalopride is available under the brand names Motegrity and Resotran.


Brand Names and Generic Name

  • Generic Name: Prucalopride
  • Brand Names: Motegrity (commonly used in the United States) and Resotran (commonly used in Canada).

Available Doses of Motegrity

Prucalopride is available in the following doses:

  • 1 mg Tablets
  • 2 mg Tablets

Both doses are film-coated tablets and can be taken with or without food.


Common Side Effects

Prucalopride may cause some side effects. Here are the most common ones:

  • Gastrointestinal Issues:
    • Nausea
    • Diarrhea
    • Abdominal pain
    • Vomiting
  • Nervous System Disorders:
    • Headache
    • Dizziness
  • Other:
    • Fatigue
    • Increased heart rate

If you experience any severe or persistent symptoms, please contact your healthcare provider immediately.


Resotran vs. Motegrity: What's the Difference?

Both Resotran and Motegrity contain the same active ingredient, prucalopride, and are used to treat the same condition. Here’s a quick comparison:

  • Active Ingredient: Prucalopride
  • Use: Treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation
  • Brand Names:
    • Resotran – Commonly prescribed in Canada
    • Motegrity – Commonly prescribed in the United States
  • Effectiveness and Safety: No significant difference between the 2 besides the name and packaging

Buying Prucalopride Online from Canada

U.S. patients can save money by purchasing prucalopride online from Canadian pharmacies. Here's why:

  • Cost Savings: Medications can be significantly cheaper in Canada compared to the U.S.
  • Convenience: Easy online ordering and home delivery.
  • Safety: Canadian pharmacies follow strict regulations to ensure the safety and efficacy of medications.

To get started, you can search for Canadian online pharmacy. Always ensure the pharmacy is verified and requires a U.S. prescription from your doctor.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the generic name of Motegrity?

The generic name of Motegrity is prucalopride.


What is the brand name for prucalopride?

Prucalopride is sold under the brand names Motegrity and Resotran.


What are the side effects of Resotran?

Common side effects include:

  • Gastrointestinal issues (nausea, diarrhea, abdominal pain, vomiting)
  • Nervous system disorders (headache, dizziness)
  • Other issues (fatigue, increased heart rate)

How does Resotran compare to Motegrity?

Resotran and Motegrity are essentially the same in terms of active ingredients and effectiveness. The primary difference is the brand name and the region in which each is marketed.


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References

For more detailed information, you can refer to the product monograph.