Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet

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Uses of Cinnarizine

Cinnarizine is used in the treatment of motion sickness, vertigo and Meniere's disease.
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Side effects of Cinnarizine

Common

Sleepiness, Nausea, Weight gain, Dyspepsia.

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How to use Cinnarizine

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.

How Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet works

Cinnarizine works by preventing constriction of the blood vessels of the inner ear. This improves the microcirculation of the ear.
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Uses of Dimenhydrinate

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

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Dimenhydrinate

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.

How Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet works

Dimenhydrinate is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet

Expert advice for Cinnarizine

  • Cinnarizine may cause sleepiness, especially at the start of treatment.
  • Caution should be taken when alcohol, central nervous system (CNS) depressants or tricyclic antidepressants are used together.
  • Inform your doctor If you are fructose and galactose intolerant.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Expert advice for Dimenhydrinate

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Dimenhydrinate, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
Warnings
Special precautions for Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Diziliv 20 mg/40 m
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Driving
Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Diziliv
20 mg/40 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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20 mg/40 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Diziliv 20 mg/40 mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Cinnarizine

Q. Is Cinnarizine an antihistamine?
Cinnarizine has both antihistaminic and calcium channel blocking properties. It acts by relaxing vascular smooth muscles of the blood vessels of the ear and improves the blood circulation.
Q. What is Cinnarizine used for?
Cinnarizine is used for the treatment of vertigo and nausea due to motion sickness (also known as travel sickness) and problems with balance (such as Ménières disease) associated with symptoms of feeling dizzy or lightheaded, ringing in the ears and feeling sick (nausea) and being sick (vomiting).
Q. Is Cinnarizine available over the counter product?
Cinnarizine is not an over the counter product. It is available in pharmacy and can be bought when prescribed a doctor.
Q. How long can I take Cinnarizine for?
Cinnarizine should be taken for the duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with diazepam?
The sedative effect of diazepam may increase when given with Cinnarizine. You may need to be careful while driving or using any machines. Consult your doctor before taking the medicines together.
Q. Is Cinnarizine a steroid?
Cinnarizine is not a steroid. It is a long-acting antihistamine and a calcium channel blocker.
Q. Is Cinnarizine a calcium channel blocker?
Cinnarizine is a calcium channel blocker with antihistaminic property. It acts by relaxing vascular smooth muscles.
Q. Is Cinnarizine effective?
Cinnarizine would be effective if used for the right indication in a prescribed dose and for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Cinnarizine addictive?
Cinnarizine is not known to cause any addiction. It does not have any habit-forming potential. However, consult your doctor before taking any medicines.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with prochlorperazine?
Cinnarizine when given with prochlorperazine, can cause movement disorders. Consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with cetirizine?
Cinnarizine is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction when taken with cetirizine. However, when given together, they can cause drowsiness and you may need to be careful while driving or using any machines. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with sertraline?
Cinnarizine is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction when taken with sertraline. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with tramadol?
Cinnarizine may add the central nervous system depressant effect of tramadol. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with paracetamol?
Cinnarizine is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction when taken with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with ibuprofen?
Cinnarizine is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction when taken with ibuprofen. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with amitriptyline?
The sedative effect of amitriptyline may increase when given with Cinnarizine. You may need to be careful while driving or using any machines. Consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cinnarizine with loratadine?
Cinnarizine is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction when taken with loratadine. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Cinnarizine make you drowsy (sleepy)?
Drowsiness (sleepiness) is one of the common side effect associated with the use of Cinnarizine. If you experience any disturbances in sleep while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Q. Does Cinnarizine cause weight gain?
Cinnarizine is not known to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while taking Cinnarizine, consult your doctor.
Q. Does Cinnarizine help in the management of anxiety?
Cinnarizine is a drug which is indicated for the treatment of vertigo and motion sickness. It is not known to have a significant anti-anxiety effect. Consult your doctor for the right treatment of anxiety disorder.
Q. Does Cinnarizine help vertigo?
Yes, Cinnarizine is effective in treating vertigo. Consult your doctor for the right dose, frequency, and duration of the drug for the treatment of vertigo.
Q. Does Cinnarizine work?
Cinnarizine works when given for an approved indication and taken as prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Does Cinnarizine cause dizziness?
Dizziness is one of the common side effect associated with the use of Cinnarizine. If you experience dizziness while using Cinnarizine, please consult your doctor.
Q. Does Cinnarizine cause Parkinson's disease?
Cinnarizine has been associated with drug-induced parkinsonism, however, it is not very common. If you experience any movement disorder while using the drug, please consult your doctor.
Q. Does Cinnarizine work for nausea?
Cinnarizine is seen to be useful in the treatment of nausea associated with motion sickness.
Q. Does Cinnarizine interact with warfarin?
Cinnarizine is not known to have any clinically meaningful interactions with warfarin. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor prior to taking the drug if you are on warfarin therapy.
Q. How is Cinnarizine different from betahistine?
Both Cinnarizine and Betahistine are used to treat vertigo, tinnitus, nausea, and vomiting associated with Meniere’s disease, however, Betahistine is seen to be more effective for Meniere's disease. Betahistine is a partial histamine receptor analog while Cinnarizine is a histamine receptor blocker and a calcium channel blocker and is also effective in providing relief in motion sickness.
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Frequently asked questions for 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.
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