BRAND NAME: ERIVET-16
COMPOSITION: BETAHISTINE DIHYDROCHLORIDE TABLETS I.P. 16 MG
Betahistine Dihydrochloride 16mg Tablet helps in the treatment of Meniere disease. This medication also helps in curing the symptoms of Meniere which include dizziness, ringing in the ear, feeling sick (nausea) as well as difficulty in hearing. The inner ear is affected by Meniere disease. When the person suffers from dizziness (vertigo) he feels that he is moving or spinning but in actuality, they are not moving.
This medication helps in enhancing the blood flow to the affected part of the ear as it helps in reducing the amount of fluid in the inner ear. With the use of this medication, the person can cure himself of the attacks he is suffering from. Although this medication helps in curing the person of the attacks and all the other related problems, before using this medication you should consult your doctor.
USES OF BETAHISTINE DIHYDROCHLORIDE 16MG TABLET
As this medication comes under the category of medications called ‘antihistamine’ so this medication is helpful in curing the following problems :
HOW TO USE BETAHISTINE 16 MG TABLET?
Before using this medication you should consult your doctor. This medication should be taken as per the recommendation of the doctor as the use of this medication depends on your health condition. Without the consultation of the doctor, you should not try to increase or reduce the dose of this medication. To reduce the problems related to the stomach it is recommended to take this medication after meals. The dose of this medication will be adjusted by the doctor according to the health condition of the patient. The patient should take this medicine at the same time each day so as to remember the dose
SIDE EFFECTS OF BETAHISTINE 16 MG TABLET
After taking this medication some common side effects could occur. In some patients, the side effects could disappear on their own as the body gets adapted to it. But if they don’t disappear on their own and you think that you need medical advice then you should immediately consult your doctor.
Following are the common side effects that may occur after the use of this medication :
PRECAUTIONS OF BETAHISTINE 16 MG TABLET
Before the use of this medication, you should consult your doctor. The doctor should know about your medical condition before its use. If you are suffering from porphyria & bronchial asthma then you should take precautions in using this medication.
This medication is not recommended for children and also for patients who are suffering from galactose intolerance. The use of this medication can cause stomach problems so you can take this medication with food. Before taking this medication pregnant women or breastfeeding women should consult the doctor.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQS)
Q. Can alcohol be consumed while taking a Betahistine Dihydrochloride 16mg Tablet?
A. The alcohol can be taken while taking this medication. But the use of alcohol can worsen the side effects of this medication so one should avoid taking alcohol while taking Betahistine 16 mg tablet.
Q. Should I avoid any food or drink while taking a Betahistine Dihydrochloride 16mg Tablet?
A. Although the person can eat or drink anything still it is recommended to eat a low salt diet and should avoid caffeine products.
Q. Will the use of Betahistine Dihydrochloride 16mg Tablet affect my fertility?
A. Although there is no clear evidence that the use of this medication can affect fertility but still before the use of this medication if you are trying to get pregnant you should consult your doctor.