Vasten Tablet

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Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Vasten NA Tablet

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Primarily used for

Motion sickness, Vertigo, Meniere's disease
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Alcohol
47.52
₹4.75/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Vasten Tablet

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Uses of Vasten Tablet

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

Common

Sleepiness, Nausea, Weight gain, Dyspepsia.

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How to use Vasten 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 is better to take Vasten Tablet with food.

How Vasten Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Vasten Tablet

Expert advice for Vasten Tablet

  • Vasten 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Vasten Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Vasten Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vasten 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 Vasten Tablet duri
ng lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Vasten 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 Vasten
Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Vasten
Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Vasten NA Tablet

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Vasten 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.
Vasten 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).
Vasten is not an over the counter product. It is available in pharmacy and can be bought when prescribed a doctor.
Vasten should be taken for the duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Vasten with diazepam?
The sedative effect of diazepam may increase when given with Vasten. You may need to be careful while driving or using any machines. Consult your doctor before taking the medicines together.
Vasten is not a steroid. It is a long-acting antihistamine and a calcium channel blocker.
Vasten is a calcium channel blocker with antihistaminic property. It acts by relaxing vascular smooth muscles.
Vasten would be effective if used for the right indication in a prescribed dose and for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Vasten 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 Vasten with prochlorperazine?
Vasten when given with prochlorperazine, can cause movement disorders. Consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Vasten with cetirizine?
Vasten 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 Vasten with sertraline?
Vasten 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 Vasten with tramadol?
Vasten may add the central nervous system depressant effect of tramadol. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Vasten 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 Vasten with ibuprofen?
Vasten 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 Vasten with amitriptyline?
The sedative effect of amitriptyline may increase when given with Vasten. 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 Vasten with loratadine?
Vasten 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.
Drowsiness (sleepiness) is one of the common side effect associated with the use of Vasten. If you experience any disturbances in sleep while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Vasten is not known to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while taking Vasten, consult your doctor.
Vasten 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.
Yes, Vasten is effective in treating vertigo. Consult your doctor for the right dose, frequency, and duration of the drug for the treatment of vertigo.
Vasten works when given for an approved indication and taken as prescribed by your doctor.
Dizziness is one of the common side effect associated with the use of Vasten. If you experience dizziness while using Vasten, please consult your doctor.
Vasten 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.
Vasten is seen to be useful in the treatment of nausea associated with motion sickness.
Q. Does Vasten interact with warfarin?
Vasten 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 Vasten different from betahistine?
Both Vasten 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 Vasten is a histamine receptor blocker and a calcium channel blocker and is also effective in providing relief in motion sickness.
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Substitutes for Vasten

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