Domperidone + Cinnarizine is a combination of two medicines: Domperidone + Cinnarizine1 and Domperidone + Cinnarizine2. Domperidone + Cinnarizine1 is an antiemetic and a prokinetic. It works by blocking the action of dopamine (a chemical messenger) in the brain which causes nausea and vomiting. Domperidone + Cinnarizine2 is calcium channel antagonist which works by preventing constriction of the blood vessels of the inner ear. This improves the microcirculation of the ear.
Q. Can I stop taking Cindom Tablet if I feel well?
You should continue to take Cindom Tablet until your doctor asks you to stop it. If you stop taking Cindom Tablet sooner than advised, the symptoms of vertigo may reappear (dizziness and spinning).
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Cindom Tablet?
Keep this medicine in the packet or container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Q. Can the use of Cindom Tablet cause drowsiness?
Yes, Cindom Tablet can make you feel drowsy. Avoid driving, operating machinery, working at heights or participating in potentially dangerous activities until you know how this medicine affects you.
Q. What if I accidentally take too much of Cindom Tablet?
Visit the nearest emergency department if you accidentally take too much of Cindom Tablet.
Q. What if I miss a dose of Cindom Tablet?
If you miss a dose of Cindom Tablet, you should skip the missed dose and take the next dose at its usual time and quantity. You should not take a double dose of Cindom Tablet to make up for a missed dose.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.