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Vertin 16 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Vertin Tablet

Vertin 16 mg Tablet is used for vertigo and Meniere's disease. It helps to reduce the episodes of vertigo associated with Meniere's disease.

Vertin Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Dyspepsia

How to use Vertin 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. Vertin 16 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Betahistine can cause mild stomach problems. Taking it with food can help to minimize stomach upset.

How Vertin Tablet works

Vertin 16 mg Tablet is a histamine analog. It works by improving blood flow in the inner ear which reduces the pressure of excess fluid in the inner ear. Excess fluid can send signals to the brain causing nausea, dizziness or spinning sensations (symptoms of Ménière's disease). Vertin 16 mg Tablet additionally dampens down the nerve signals sent from the inner ear to the brain. This relieves the symptoms of Ménière's disease.

Vertin Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Vertin 16 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Vertin 16 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Vertin 16 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Vertin 16 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Vertin 16 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Vertin Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Vertin 16 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Vertin 16 mg Tablet to relieve vertigo (dizziness), hearing problems and tinnitus (noise in the ear) associated with Meniere's disease.
  • It can only decrease the number and severity of attacks but will not completely stop them.
  • Taking it with food can help reduce stomach problems.
  • Take it at the same time each day to maintain a steady amount of the medicine in your body.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of peptic ulcer, asthma, or low blood pressure.
  • Do not stop taking the medicine suddenly without talking to your doctor first.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Vertin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Venarex
MODERATE
Brand(s): Ergic
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Brand(s): Alticet, Vizocet, Kind
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Brand(s): Nicophen
MODERATE
Brand(s): Snizid
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Brand(s): PNV
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Brand(s): Ceriz
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Brand(s): Pplusp
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Brand(s): Cyphoden, Cypotin
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Brand(s): Geodex
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Vertin

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I am suffering from Meniere's disease for the last 2 years. I have attack of vertigo after 1 or 2 months regularly.The ENT Doctor prescribed me tablet vertin 16 mg.It helps to control vertigo but does not treat the root cause. Also have hearing loss in left year.Any effective treatment for this condition? I am a diabetic too.
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Case has to be seen in person before starting the treatment
Dear Sir , my mother (patient) suffering from vertigo problem last 2 year BP 150/80Plz tell me treatment
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurologist
tab vertin 16 mg bd
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FAQs

Q. Is it safe to take Vertin during pregnancy?

Do not take Vertin if you are pregnant unless your doctor advises you to do so.

Q. Can Vertin use affect my blood pressure?

Not in everyone, but in very rare cases it may cause low blood pressure. In case the medicine causes low blood pressure, you may feel dizzy for some time especially when you get up after lying down. If you experience any such symptom, inform your doctor.

Q. Can I take alcohol while taking Vertin?

No, you should not take alcohol while receiving treatment with Vertin since alcohol interferes with Vertin.

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References
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16th Floor, Godrej BKC, Plot – C, “G” Block, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Bandra (East), Mumbai – 400 051, India
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