Antiallergics: Dimenhydrinate is a potent H1 receptor antihistaminic agent. It has anticholinergic and central sedative action also.
Migraine: Dimenhydrinate is used in migraine due to its sedative as well as antiemetic actions.
8.Tightness of chest
3.Acute angle closure glaucoma
10.Irregular heart beat
Children below 2 years: contraindicated
2. Treatment of nausea and vomiting in Meniere`s disease
MAOIs, Atropine & TCAs: Antimuscarinic effect enhanced.
Aminoglycosides: Ototoxicity masked, irreversible damage may occur.
Aminophylline, Hydrocortisone, Phenothiazines and some soluble barbiturates: Incompatible with these in solution.
For motion sickness drug should be administered half an hour before traveling.
Treatment of nausea and vomiting in Meniere`s disease: 50 mg IM for acute attack
Maintenance dose: 75 - 150 mg / day in 3 divided doses
Children: 1.5 mg / kg / day in 3 divided doses.
Home Delivery for Dimenhydrinate in Your City
Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including dimenhydrinate.
However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for dimenhydrinate and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for dimenhydrinate may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take dimenhydrinate only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for dimenhydrinate before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for dimenhydrinate with the pharmacy.
Dimenhydrinate is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for dimenhydrinate might be better known than dimenhydrinate itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have dimenhydrinate in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for dimenhydrinate.