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Vergo 25 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Vergo Tablet

Vergo 25 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of motion sickness, vertigo and Meniere's disease.

Vergo Tablet side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Nausea
  • Weight gain
  • Dyspepsia

How to use Vergo 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. Vergo 25 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Vergo Tablet works

Vergo 25 mg Tablet works by preventing constriction of the blood vessels of the inner ear. This improves the microcirculation of the ear.

Vergo Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Vergo 25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vergo 25 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Vergo 25 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Vergo 25 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 Vergo 25 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Vergo 25 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Vergo 25 mg Tablet helps relieve nausea, vomiting, and dizziness associated with Meniere's disease and other middle ear disorders.
  • Take it with food to avoid stomach upset.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how Vergo 25 mg Tablet affects you.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking this medicine as it may cause increased sleepiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking Vergo 25 mg Tablet without talking to your doctor first.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Vergo

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Dear Sir,please suggest me the medicine for motion sickness as I am travelling to hills.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Take Ondem 4mg before u travel every day in morning
I'm going to Ladakh this week on a trip and I want to know if there is any medicine that I can take to get rid of acute mountain sickness if I get one. How should this be administered and is it okay to have it before I start to feel the symptoms of high altitude sickness? I also have motion sickness at times.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
ondem 4mg before u travel everyday
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FAQs

Q. Is Vergo an antihistamine?

Vergo 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 Vergo used for?

Vergo 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 Vergo available over the counter product?

Vergo 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 Vergo for?

Vergo should be taken for the duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. Can I take Vergo with diazepam?

The sedative effect of diazepam may increase when given with Vergo. You may need to be careful while driving or using any machines. Consult your doctor before taking the medicines together.

Q. Is Vergo a steroid?

Vergo is not a steroid. It is a long-acting antihistamine and a calcium channel blocker.

Q. Is Vergo a calcium channel blocker?

Vergo is a calcium channel blocker with antihistaminic property. It acts by relaxing vascular smooth muscles.

Q. Is Vergo effective?

Vergo 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 Vergo addictive?

Vergo 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 Vergo with prochlorperazine?

Vergo when given with prochlorperazine, can cause movement disorders. Consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Vergo with cetirizine?

Vergo 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 Vergo with sertraline?

Vergo 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 Vergo with tramadol?

Vergo may add the central nervous system depressant effect of tramadol. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Vergo with paracetamol?

Vergo 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 Vergo with ibuprofen?

Vergo 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 Vergo with amitriptyline?

The sedative effect of amitriptyline may increase when given with Vergo. 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 Vergo with loratadine?

Vergo 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 Vergo make you drowsy (sleepy)?

Drowsiness (sleepiness) is one of the common side effect associated with the use of Vergo. If you experience any disturbances in sleep while using the drug, consult your doctor.

Q. Does Vergo cause weight gain?

Vergo is not known to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while taking Vergo, consult your doctor.

Q. Does Vergo help in the management of anxiety?

Vergo 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 Vergo help vertigo?

Yes, Vergo 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 Vergo work?

Vergo works when given for an approved indication and taken as prescribed by your doctor.

Q. Does Vergo cause dizziness?

Dizziness is one of the common side effect associated with the use of Vergo. If you experience dizziness while using Vergo, please consult your doctor.

Q. Does Vergo cause Parkinson's disease?

Vergo 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 Vergo work for nausea?

Vergo is seen to be useful in the treatment of nausea associated with motion sickness.

Q. Does Vergo interact with warfarin?

Vergo 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.

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