What Are The Uses Of Betahistine?
It is used as an anti vertigo medicine in the form of betahistine dihydrochloride to cure symptoms of Meniere's disease. Meniere's disease is the problem of inner ear due to which the victim feels like the world is spinning, fullness in ears, ringing in the ears and hearing loss. The problem typically begins with one ear and gradually both ears get affected. Betahistine addresses the problem in these cases.
It is taken either as a tablet or as an oral solution.
What Are The Side Effects Of Betahistine?
Using Betahistine may cause the following effects which have to be immediately reported and medicine discontinued:
- Liver problems
- Mild gastric side effect
- Hypersensitive and allergic reactions like rashes, itching, swelling of face tongue and mouth
- Nausea might increase partially
What Are The Contraindications Of Betahistine?
Please tell your doctor before taking Betahistine if you have: