Side Effects of Fluril are Sleepiness, Weight gain, Muscle pain, Fatigue, Constipation, Nausea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Runny nose, Increased appetite, Depression, Stomach discomfort, Breast pain.
Migraine headaches are thought to result from the dilatation of blood vessels in the head. Flunarizine works by preventing loss of tone and dilation of blood vessels, thus preventing the migraine headache.
Fluril is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. What is Fluril used for?
Fluril is a calcium channel blocker and is used to prevent migraine attacks. Migraine is a recurrent throbbing headache that typically affects one side of the head and is often accompanied by nausea and disturbed vision.
Q. Does Fluril cause weight gain?
Fluril can cause weight gain. It is caused by an increase in appetite (feeling hungry) and can be avoided by keeping to your usual diet. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Fluril.
Q. Does Fluril work?
Fluril works if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Apr 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.