PCaution when used during lactation : Caution when used during pregnancy

LCaution when used during lactation : Caution when used during lactation

Molecule Info


Indication & Dosage Meniere's disease
Adult: Initially, 16 mg tid. Maintenance: 24-48 mg daily.
Administration Should be taken with food.
Contraindications Phaeochromocytoma. Porphyria.
Special Precautions Active peptic ulcer, bronchial asthma, pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Drug Reactions Rash, pruritus, urticaria, dyspepsia, nausea, peptic ulcer disease, headache, dizziness, insomnia.
Drug Interactions Summary May antagonise antihistamines. May decrease bronchodilator effects of β-2agonists.

Storage Oral: Store below 25°C.
Mechanism of Action Betahistine improves the microcirculation in the labyrinth which reduces endolymphatic pressure.
Absorption: Rapid and complete.
Metabolism: Hepatic.
Excretion: Urine (as inactive metabolites); 3.4 hr (elimination half-life).
ATC Classification N07CA01 - betahistine; Belongs to the class of preparations used in the treatment of vertigo.

Brand/Product Info

Total Products : 3   
Brand Name Manufacturer/Marketer Composition Dosage Form Pack Size & Price
Menaril Incepta Pharmaceuticals Limited Betahistine Dihydrochloride BP 8 mg Tablet 10x10's:MRP 200 Tk
MERISON 6 Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Betahistine Mesilate 6mg Tablet 10x10's: 201.00 MRP
TINIRIL Opsonin Pharma Limited Betahistine dihydrochloride INN 8mg Tablet 100's: 200.00 MRP