Medicine Overview of Roxam Tablet
Uses of Roxam Tablet
Roxam Tablet is used to prevent migraine headaches.
Side effects of Roxam Tablet
Sleepiness, Weight gain, Fatigue, Dry mouth, Increased appetite, Nausea, Dizziness.
How to use Roxam 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Roxam Tablet at a fixed time.
How Roxam Tablet works
Migraine headaches are thought to result from the dilatation of blood vessels in the head. Roxam tablet works by maintaining blood serotonin and preventing loss of tone and dilation of blood vessels, thus preventing the migraine headache.
In Depth Information on Roxam Tablet
Expert advice for Roxam Tablet
• Tell your doctor if you have glaucoma (an eye disease characterized by raised pressure inside the eyeball causing disturbed vision), history of fits, history of medical conditions that may cause retention of urine, kidney problems. • Exercise caution if you have any gut disorders like gastric outlet obstruction. • Tell your doctor if you are taking any medications for sleeplessness, cold or cough, blood pressure lowering or depression or anxiety disorders or if you have an intolerance to some sugars. • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after you take pizotifen as it may make you feel drowsy. • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Should not be given to patients allergic to pizotifen or any of its ingredients.
Special precautions for Roxam Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Roxam Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Roxam Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decr+more
ease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Roxam Tablet should be used with caution in patients with ki+more
dney disease. Dose adjustment of Roxam Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Roxam Tablet should be used with caution in patients with li+more
ver disease. Dose adjustment of Roxam Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Pizotifen, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Roxam NA Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Pizotifen
Q. Can pizotifen be taken with sumatriptan/ paracetamol/ ibuprofen/ amitriptyline/ migraleve/?
Sumatriptan, paracetamol, ibuprophen, migraleve, and Sudafed can be taken with pizotifen. Please follow doctor's advice before taking any other medicine with pizotifen
Lowering of blood pressure is an uncommon side effect of Roxam. Please check with your doctor as soon as it occurs.
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Substitutes for Roxam
No substitutes found for this medicine