Betahistine - oral
Solvay | Betahistine - oral (Medication)
Betahistine is used to reduce the number of episodes of vertigo associated with Ménière's disease. Ménière's disease is a disorder of the inner ear that causes vertigo in addition to symptoms such as ringing in the ears, headache, and loss of hearing. Betahistine is belongs to a group of medications used to treat vertigo associated with Ménière's disease. Vertigo is a condition that causes sufferers to have a sensation of rotation or movement of themselves or their surroundings. ...
Side effects can be mild or severe, temporary or permanent. The side effects listed below are not experienced by everyone who takes this medication. Contact your doctor if you experience these side effects and they are severe or bothersome. Your pharmacist may be able to advise you on managing side effects:headache, nausea, stomach upset. ...
It is not known if betahistine passes into breast milk. If you are a breast-feeding mother and are taking this medication, it may affect your baby. Talk to your doctor about whether you should continue breast-feeding.
People with asthma should discuss with their doctor how this medication may affect their medical condition, how their medical condition may affect the dosing and effectiveness of this medication, and whether any special monitoring is needed. ...