Fluzine 10mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Fluzine Tablet

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Uses of Fluzine Tablet

Fluzine 10mg Tablet is used to prevent migraine headaches.
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Side effects of Fluzine Tablet

Common

Sleepiness, Weight gain, Muscle pain, Fatigue, Constipation, Nausea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Rhinitis.

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How to use Fluzine Tablet

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. Fluzine 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Fluzine Tablet works

Migraine headaches are thought to result from the dilatation of blood vessels in the head. Fluzine 10mg tablet works by preventing loss of tone and dilation of blood vessels, thus preventing the migraine headache.

In Depth Information on Fluzine Tablet

Expert advice for Fluzine Tablet

  • Fluzine should be taken at night-time before going to bed.
  • You may have to wait for 8 to 12 weeks to get the full effect.
  • Caution is advised in elderly patients, as it may cause depressive and extrapyramidal symptoms.
  • Do not take alcohol or sleep inducing medicine along with Fluzine.
  • Fluzine tablet contains lactose monohydrate. You should not take it if you have galactose intolerance, the Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fluzine 10mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Fluzine 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Fluzine 10mg Table
t during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Fluzine 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Fluzine 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fluzine 10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Fluzine
10mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Flunarizine, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fluzine 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Flunarizine

Fluzine is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Fluzine is a calcium channel blocker and is used to prevent migraine attacks. Migraine is a recurrent throbbing headache that typically affects one side of the head and is often accompanied by nausea and disturbed vision.
Fluzine can cause weight gain. It is caused by an increase in appetite (feeling hungry) and can be avoided by keeping to your usual diet. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Fluzine.
Fluzine works if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. How is Fluzine different from Betahistine?
Betahistine is a histamine analog used to treat vertigo, tinnitus and hearing loss associated with Ménière's syndrome while Fluzine is a calcium entry blocker used for preventing the attack of a migraine. However, Betahistine is also useful in the treatment of a migraine associated vertigo and $nmae is also useful in treating Meniere's diseases associated vertigo.
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