Nausea can be intermittent or persistent, and either with or without vomiting.
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Tasmanian Adult Palliative Care Formulary
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- Where the cause is unknown, metoclopramide or haloperidol are first line therapy.
- Avoid metoclopramide in people with suspected bowel obstruction.
- While metoclopramide and haloperidol are generally contraindicated for people with Parkinson’s Disease, they can be used in the terminal phase.
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