1mg, best e pharmacy in India

DIZILIV 20 MG/40 MG TABLET

Tablet
MRP: Rs. 60 for 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock
Report Error

Composition for DIZILIV

Cinnarizine(20 mg),Dimenhydrinate(40 mg)

food interaction for DIZILIV

alcohol interaction for DIZILIV

pregnancy interaction for DIZILIV

lactation interaction for DIZILIV

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
UNSAFE

SALT INFORMATION for DIZILIV

Cinnarizine(20 mg)

Uses

Cinnarizine is used in the treatment of vertigo, allergic disorders and motion sickness.

How it works

Cinnarizine belongs to the group of medicines called antihistamines. Information about the motion is send to brain by nerves inside the ear, eyes and part of the body doing the movement. If there is some kind of conflict between the messages sent by different parts it can cause dizziness and can make you feel sick. The Nerves transmit their message using chemical Histamine (neurotransmitter). Cinnarizine  acts by blocking histamine mediated transmission.

Common side effects

Palpitations, Increased sensitivity to light, Abdominal bloating, Confusion, Constipation, Drowsiness, Dry mouth, Dry throat, Dry nose, Headache, Inability to empty the urinary bladder
Dimenhydrinate(40 mg)

Uses

Dimenhydrinate is used in the treatment of allergic disorders and motion sickness.

How it works

Dimenhydrinate belongs to the group of medicines called antihistamine and anticholinergic. It acts by inhibiting the chemical substance called histamine and acetylcholine, thus reducing the symptoms of motion sickness.

Common side effects

Drowsiness, Blurred vision, Coordination impaired, Dizziness, Dry nose, Excitement, Fainting, Headache, Hyperactivity, Ringing in ear, Dry mouth, Nausea

SUBSTITUTES for DIZILIV

8 Substitutes
Sorted By
RelevancePrice

Top Physicians

  • Dr. M. K. Singh
    MBBS, MD
    4.8
  • Dr. Prabhat Kumar Jha
    MBBS, MD
    4.7
  • Dr. Ashutosh Shukla
    MBBS, MD, Diploma, Fellowship
    4.6
  • Dr. Sushila Kataria
    MBBS, MD, Diploma
    4.6
  • Dr. R. S. Rawat
    MBBS, MD
    4.5

Expert advice for DIZILIV

  • Take the tablets after food to reduce the risk of stomach upset.
  • Do not start or continue the cinnarizine tablets if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to cinnarizine.
  • Stop taking this medicine 4 days before having any allergy test.
  • Consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines that make you sleepy or feel drowsy or medicines like tricyclic antidepressants.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery after taking cinnarizine because you may feel drowsy.

Frequently asked questions for DIZILIV

Cinnarizine

Q.Is cinnarizine FDA approved?
No, it is not FDA approved

Q.Is cinnarizine short acting/ calcium channel blocker/ steroid?
Cinnarizine is a long acting antihistamines and a calcium channel blocker. It is not a steroid. Your doctor may prescribe cinnarizine for motion sickness during long journey

Q.Is Stugeron available over the counter?
It is available with doctor's prescription only

Q.Cinnarizine/Stugil/Stugeron is used for/ good for sea sickness/ for vertigo/nausea?
It is used for vertigo and nausea due to motion sickness and disorders of the inner ear that may affect balance. It is also used for other balance disorders such as Meniere's disease

Q.How long can I take Stugeron for?
Patient can take this drug for prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor

Q.Can I take cinnarizine/Stugeron with betahistine/paracetamol/ibuprofen/citalopram/warfarin/ diazepam/antibiotics/bisoprolol?
No, taking other medicines may alter the effects of cinnarizine. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required

Q.Does cinnarizine/Stugeron 15 works?
It works at the prescribed dose and duration for the treatment of motion sickness, disorders of the inner ear that may affect balance and other balance disorders such as Meniere's disease as advised by your doctor

Q.Does cinnarizine or Stugeron cause dizziness/make you drowsy/ cause weight gain?
Yes, it may cause dizziness or make you drowsy. Cinnarizine causing weight gain is very rare Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q.How long does cinnarizine/Stugeron take to work?
Patient can take this drug two hours before starting their journey. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Dimenhydrinate

Q.Is dimenhydrinate an antihistamine?
Yes, dimenhydrinate is an antihistamine

Q.Is dimenhydrinate the same as meclizine/diphenhydramine/Dramamine/Gravol?
Dimenhydrinate (Trade name: Dramamine/Gravol) is different from meclizine/diphenhydramine but having similar action to these drugs

Q.Is dimenhydrinate safe?
Dimenhydrinate is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q.Is dimenhydrinate addictive?
Dimenhydrinate is not addictive if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q.Can you take dimenhydrinate with Cymbalta?
No, Cymbalta contains the drug duloxetine. It may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty in concentration. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q.Does dimenhydrinate cause drowsiness /make you drowsy/sleepy/tired?
Dimenhydrinate may cause these side effects. However consult your doctor if you experience such side effects

Q.Does dimenhydrinate potentiate opiates?
Yes, dimenhydrinate potentiates opiates and increases the sedative effects

Q.Does dimenhydrinate contain aspirin?
No, dimenhydrinate does not contain aspirin.

Articles


Content on this page was last updated on 05 April, 2014, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)