TEVABEHIST 16 mg. 60 tablets
TEVABEHIST 16 mg. 60 tablets
What is TevaBehist 16 mg tablets and what is it used?
Betahistine is a substance similar to histamine, which is normally found in the human body. Betahistine works by reducing signals in the center of balance in the brain that cause dizziness.
TevaBehist 16 mg tablets used for the treatment of Meniere's disease which is manifested by:
• dizziness / vertigo (with nausea and / or vomiting)
• hearing loss (hard of hearing)
• tinnitus (ringing in the ears)
Before you take TevaBehist 16 mg tablets
Do not take TevaBehist 16 mg tablets:
- If you are hypersensitive (allergic) to betahistinov hydrochloride or to any of the excipients
- If you have an adrenal gland tumor (pheochromocytoma) during pregnancy and lactation in children or adolescents under 18 years of age.
Take special care with TevaBehist 16 mg tablets:
TevaBehist 16 mg tablets should be used is paid if:
- Suffer from ulcers of the stomach or duodenum, due to risk of dyspepsia (heartburn, heartburn, nausea, stomach discomfort) during treatment
- Suffer from chronic respiratory diseases (asthma) suffer from hives (urticaria), skin rashes or allergic rhinitis (an increased risk of worsening of allergy symptoms during treatment with betahistinov dihydrochloride) have very low blood pressure
- Are taking antihistamines (medicines for allergy or cold)
Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
If you take TevaBehist 16 mg tablets together with other medicines to treat allergies or colds (antihistamines), the effect of both drugs decrease. If you are currently taking antihistamine, should decrease gradually within 6 days the dose of this product, before you start treatment with TevaBehist 16 mg tablets.
Taking TevaBehist 16 mg tablets with food and drink
No special restrictions on the intake of certain foods and drinks during treatment with this product.
The product should be taken with meals. Pregnancy and lactation
Before taking any other medicines, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Safety of betahistine during pregnancy and lactation has not been established and therefore the product is not recommended for use in pregnant and lactating women.
Driving and using machines
Betahistine usually does not affect alertness and ability to concentrate the attention, but sometimes drowsiness may occur during treatment with this product. As a result, it may temporarily impair the ability to drive and use machines.
3 How to take TevaBehist 16 mg tablets?
Always take TevaBehist 16 mg tablets exactly as your doctor has told you. Dosage should be adjusted according to individual patient response. According to the complaint, your doctor will determine the appropriate treatment of your disease dose.
Recommended adult dose:
Daily dose of 24-48 mg divided into two or three doses.
This corresponds to a dose of I TevaBehist tablet 16 mg tablet twice to three times a day, or a reception of I tablet TevaBehist 24 nig tablets one to two times daily.
Swallow the tablets whole. a sufficient amount of liquid during or after a meal.
Your doctor will tell you how long to take TevaBehist 16 mg tablets. Usually the treatment is long and lasts several months.
This product should not be used in children and adolescents under 18 years. Efficacy and safety of the product in this age group has not been established.
Some patients may experience improvement after 14 days of treatment.
If you think that the effect of TevaBehist 16 mg tablets is too strong or too weak, please talk with your doctor or pharmacist.
If you take a larger dose TevaBehist 16 mg tablets required
If you or someone else has taken too much TevaBehist 16 mg tablets, contact your doctor.
Symptoms of overdose include headache, flushing, dizziness, rapid heartbeat, low blood pressure, difficulty breathing due to bronchoconstriction (asthma) and swelling of the lining of the upper respiratory tract (Quincke's edema).
If overdose is necessary to evacuate the stomach by inducing vomiting, stomach tube and lavage, and administer appropriate medicines for the treatment of the symptoms of overdose. If symptoms of overdose, call a doctor.
If you forget to take TevaBehist 16 mg tablets
If you forget to take a dose, take it as time ma next regular dose. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
4 Possible side effects
As with any drug TevaBehist 16 mg tablets can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
For the evaluation of the side effects using the following description of the frequency with which they are observed:
Common (affects at least 1 in 100 users and less than 1 user in 10) Uncommon (affects at least 1 in 1000 people and less than 1 in 100 users) Rare (affects at least I 10 Members 000 and less than 1 in 000 I-users)
Very rare (affects less than 1 user in 10,000)
During treatment with this product may experience the following side effects:
Rare: feeling of palpitations, chest tightness
Nervous System Disorders
Rare: feeling of increased pressure in the head.
Not known: headache and drowsiness sometimes
Respiratory, thoracic and mediastinal disorders
Rare: possible worsening of asthma
Rare: nausea, heartburn, mild stomach discomfort and stomach pain, flatulence, which can be avoided by taking the product with food.
General disorders and administration site conditions
Rare: feeling of warmth
Very rare: transient skin rash and itching
If any of the side effects gets serious, or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5 How to store TevaBehist 16 mg tablets?
Keep out of reach of children. Do not store above 25 ° C.
Store in the original package to protect from moisture and light. Keep the blister in the outer carton, lie use TevaBehist 16 mg tablets after the expiry date stated on the carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.
6 FURTHER INFORMATION
Contents TevaBehist 16 mg tablets:
The active substance is betahistinov dihydrochloride (betahistine dihydrochloride).
TevaBehist 16 mg tablet 16 mg tablet contains betahistinov dihydrochloride 16 mg per tablet.
The other ingredients are povidone K90. microcrystalline cellulose, lactose monohydrate, colloidal silica anhydrous, crospovidone, stearic acid,
Looks TevaBehist 16 mg tablets and contents of the pack
TevaBehist 16 mg tablets are available in PVC / PVdC-aluminum blisters in packs of 30 and 60 tablets.