Dizitac is a combination medicine containing Cinnarizine and Dimenhydrinate. It treats balance disorders in Ménière's disease and its related symptoms like vertigo, ringing in the ears, nausea and vomiting.
This medication should be used with caution in the elderly, women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, patients with liver or kidney problems, Parkinson's disease or a blood disorder called acute porphyria. It should not be used in people who are allergic to this drug or any other ingredient in it.
the medicine should be taken after meals to avoid stomach upset. Your prescription depends on your gender, age, medical condition, use of certain interacting medicines and response to therapy.
Primary use of this medication is as follows
Vertigo And Vestibular Disorders
How long is the duration of effect?The effect of this medicine lasts for 6-8 hours in most cases.
What is the onset of action?The effect of this medicine can be observed within an hour of oral administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women mst consult doctor before using this medication.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Breastfeeding women are advised to consult doctor before using this medication.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Dizitac Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose then the missed dose can be skipped.
Are there any overdose instructions?Contact your doctor immediately if an overdose with this medicine is suspected.
This medication works by preventing the relay of repetitive messages from the nerves in the inner ears to the vomiting center in the brain. It also has antimuscarinic effect but is mainly a H1-antagonist. This tablet mainly functions by preventing the stimulation of vestibule and labyrinth thereby suppressing vertigo, vomiting, dizziness and nausea during linear or angular acceleration motions.
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Dimenhydrinate- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 15 May 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/dimenhydrinate
Dimenhydrinate- DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2019 [Cited 15 May 2019]. Available from:https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00985
Cinnarizine- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 09 May 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/cinnarizine
Cinnarizine- DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2019 [Cited 09 May 2019]. Available from:https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00568
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