ZEROGRAIN 10MG TABLET

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Composition

Flunarizine(10 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Flunarizine(10 mg)

Uses

Flunarizine is used for preventing migraine attacks. It is also effective in reducing the frequency and severity of migraine attacks.

How it works

Flunarizine belongs to the group of medicines called non-selective calcium channel blocker. It blocks the entry of calcium through calcium channels.

Common side effects

Breast pain, Blocked or runny nose, Aggravation of depression, Increased appetite, Feeling sick, Muscle pain, Tiredness, Constipation, Drowsiness, Irregular menstruation, As well as weight gain

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  • SIBELIUM-10 TABLET
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    Janssen Pharmaceuticals
    Rs. 8.90/tablet
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  • FLUNARIN 10MG TABLET
    (10 tablet in strip)
    FDC Ltd
    Rs. 4.38/tablet
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    Rs. 43.75
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  • FLUNER 10MG TABLET
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    Geno Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 5.08/tablet
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    Rs. 50.80
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  • MIGRANEX-10 TABLET
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    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 5.30/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 53
    pay 46% more per tablet
  • MIGON 10MG TABLET
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    Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 4.41/tablet
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    Rs. 44.10
    pay 21% more per tablet

Expert advice

Do not start or continue the flunarizine tablets:
  • If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to flunarizine.
  • If you have Parkinson’s disease.
  • If you have liver disease.
  • If you are suffering from depression.
  • If you are pregnant or breast feeding.
Do not drive or operate machinery after taking Flunarizine because you may feel drowsy.

Frequently asked questions

Flunarizine

Q. Is flunarizine safe in pregnancy?
No, it is not safe in pregnancy. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use.
 
Q. Is flunarizine available in the US/Australia?
Flunarizine is not available in the US/Australia.
 
Q. What is flunarizine dihydrochloride/flunarizine hydrochloride/flunarizine 5 mg used for?
These are the names of drugs containing flunarizine and used for the treatment of preventing migraine attacks.
 
Q. Does flunarizine cause weight gain?
Yes, it may cause weight gain. Always consult your doctor, if you experience this side effect.
 
Q. Does flunarizine work?
Flunarizine works at prescribed dose and duration for the treatment of preventing migraine attacks as advised by your doctor.
 
Q. How long does flunarizine take to work?
It depends on disease severity and lot of other factors.


Content on this page was last updated on 29 April, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)