Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule

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Uses of Domperidone

Domperidone is used in the treatment of nausea and vomiting.
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Side effects of Domperidone

Common

Dry mouth.

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How to use Domperidone

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 Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule works

Domperidone indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.
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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 Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule works

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

In Depth Information on Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule

Expert advice for Domperidone

  • Do not take Domperidone, if you are allergic to it or to any other content in the tablets.
  • Do not take the medicine, if you notice black, tarry stools (bowel motions) or blood in your stools, blockage or tear in the intestines or if you have a tumor of the pituitary gland (prolactinoma).
  • Do not take the drug, if you have moderate to severe liver disease, heart problems (irregular heart rate or heart failure) or abnormal salt levels in the blood.
  • Do not crush or chew the tablets, swallow them whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not take the drug if you intend to drive or operate heavy machinery as it may cause drowsiness.
  • Always take the tablets 15 to 30 minutes before meals and, if needed, before going to bed at night.
  • Consult your doctor, if you are above 60 years of age and taking domperidone for a long period of time.
  • Inform your doctor, if you are already taking medicines for fungal infections (ketoconazole) or antibiotics (e.g. gentamycin, erythromycin).

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.
Warnings
Special precautions for Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule 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 Domitin C 15 mg/20
mg Capsule during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

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Kidney
CAUTION
Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule should be used with caution in
patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Domitin C 15 mg/20 mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Domperidone

Q. What is Domperidone used for?
Domperidone is used for the treatment of nausea (feeling sick) and vomiting as and when recommended by your doctor.
Q. Is Domperidone an over the counter drug?
Domperidone is not an over the counter (OTC) medicine and it is not advisable to take it without a prescription.
Q. Does Domperidone cause weight gain?
Weight gain has not been reported with the use of Domperidone. If you notice any abnormal weight gain while using Domperidone, please talk to your doctor.
Q. Does Domperidone raise the blood pressure?
The increase in blood pressure is generally not seen with the use of Domperidone. But if you experience an increase in blood pressure while using Domperidone, please consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take Domperidone for morning sickness?
Domperidone is not indicated or recommended for treating morning sickness. Please consult your doctor if you plan to take any medicine for treating morning sickness.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with antibiotics?
The use of Domperidone with antibiotics like erythromycin, levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, spiramycin, and some antifungals is not recommended. Please consult your doctor before using any antibiotics with Domperidone.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with lansoprazole?
Yes, Domperidone can be taken with lansoprazole as no drug-drug interactions have been clinically seen when they are taken together. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before using the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with doxycycline?
Yes, Domperidone can be taken with doxycycline. No drug--drug interactions have been reported. However, please consult your doctor before taking Domperidone with doxycycline.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with omeprazole?
Yes, Domperidone can be taken with omeprazole. No drug--drug interactions have been reported. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before using the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with citalopram?
The use of Domperidone with citalopram is not recommended as it may increase the underlying heart problems like prolonged QTc interval. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with amitriptyline?
Yes, Domperidone can be taken with amitriptyline. No drug--drug interactions have been reported. However, please consult your doctor before taking Domperidone with amitriptyline.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with amoxicillin?
Yes, Domperidone can be taken with amoxicillin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported. However, please consult your doctor before taking Domperidone with amoxicillin.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with paracetamol?
Yes, Domperidone can be taken with paracetamol. No drug--drug interactions have been reported. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with tramadol?
Yes, Domperidone can be taken with tramadol as no drug--drug interactions have been reported. However, please consult your doctor before taking Domperidone with tramadol.
Q. Is Domperidone safe?
Yes. Domperidone is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the physician/ doctor.
Q. Is Domperidone used for motion sickness?
Domperidone is indicated for use in motion sickness. Please consult your doctor before using Domperidone for motion sickness as it must be used in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Domperidone an antibiotic?
No, Domperidone is not an antibiotic. Domperidone is an anti-emetic which is used to treat nausea (feeling sick) and vomiting (being sick).
Q. Does Domperidone cause drowsiness?
Drowsiness has been reported as one of the rare side effects with Domperidone. Please talk to your doctor if you experience excessive drowsiness while taking Domperidone.
Q. Does Domperidone increase milk secretion?
Yes, Domperidone can increase milk secretion also known as galactorrhea. This is an uncommon side effect of Domperidone. Talk to your doctor if you are experiencing this side effect while taking this medicine.
Q. Does Domperidone cause bloating (gas)?
Domperidone can cause some uncommon gastrointestinal side effects like regurgitation, appetite disorder, and heartburn, diarrhoea. However, bloating (gas) has not been reported as a side effect with Domperidone.
Q. Does Domperidone cause hair loss?
Domperidone has not been reported to cause hair loss. Please consult your doctor in case you experience excessive hair loss while taking Domperidone.
Q. Does Domperidone help to treat constipation?
Domperidone is not indicated to treat constipation. Please talk to your doctor regarding its use.
Q. Does Domperidone cause heart problems?
Domperidone may be associated with an increased risk of heartbeat problem and heart attack. This risk may be more likely in those over 60 years old or taking higher doses. The risk also increases when Domperidone is given together with other medicines. Please share your medical history with your doctor if you are prescribed Domperidone.
Q. Does Domperidone cause constipation?
Yes, Domperidone has been seen to cause constipation as a side effect.Consult your doctor if you experience excessive constipation while using Domperidone.
Q. Does Domperidone help to relieve bloating (gas)?
Domperidone is an anti-emetic which is used to treat nausea (feeling sick) and vomiting (being sick). It is not indicated to treat bloating (gas). Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.
Q. Can I take Domperidone with rabeprazole?
Domperidone can be safely taken with Rabeprazole as no harmful effects have been reported clinically. A fixed-dose combination of these two medicines is also available. Domperidone increases gut motility and Rabeprazole decreases the acid production in the stomach. So, this combination is very effective in the treatment of reflux esophagitis associated with acidity, heartburn, intestinal and stomach ulcers.
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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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