Medicinal Products

BETAHISTINE IREX 8 mg

Generic drug of Serc
Therapeutic Class: Neurology-Psychiatry
active ingredients: Betahistine
laboratory: Winthrop Medicines

Compressed
Box of 90
All forms

Indication

Symptomatic treatment of iterative vertigo with or without a cochlear sign.

Dosage BETAHISTINE IREX 8 mg Tablet Box of 90

1. Dosage:
The usual dosage is 1 to 2 tablets 3 times a day, preferably in the middle of meals, without exceeding 6 tablets, ie 48 mg of betahistine per day.
2. Duration of treatment:
The duration of the recommended treatment is 2 to 3 months, to be renewed eventually, according to the evolution of the disease, in continuous or discontinuous courses.
3. Method of administration:
The tablets should be swallowed without being chewed with a glass of water during meals.

Against indications

CONTRAINDICATED:
- hypersensitivity to any of the components of this medication,
- peptic ulcer thrust
- pheochromocytoma.
Due to the presence of lactose, this drug is contraindicated in case of galactosemia or glucose-galactose malabsorption or lactase deficiency.
NOT RECOMMENDED :
Breast-feeding: In the absence of data on passage into breast milk, the risk is not known; therefore, breastfeeding is not recommended while taking betahistine.

Adverse effects Betahistine Irex

- Most common side effects : gastralgia, nausea, vomiting, dry mouth, diarrhea.
- More rarely : headache, asthenia, somnolence, hypersensitivity reactions.
- Exceptionally : thrombocytopenia, elevation of transaminases.

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