Sibelium-5/Sibelium-10

Sibelium-5/Sibelium-10

flunarizine

Manufacturer:

Johnson & Johnson
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Flunarizine
Indications/Uses
Prevention of migraine. Treatment & prevention of vestibular, cerebral & peripheral circulatory disorders eg, dizziness, tinnitus, vertigo; difficulty concentrating & confusion; memory disorders, sleep rhythms & irritability; seizures when walking & lying down, paresthesia, cold extremities & tropic disorders, along w/ diet, smoking cessation & exercise.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Prevention of migraine Prevalent dose: Patient >64 yr 5 mg once daily at night, 18-64 yr 10 mg once daily at night. Maintenance dose: Same daily dose for 5 days, followed by 2 consecutive days w/ no therapy. Repeat cycle wkly for 6 mth & may be continued if recurrence occurs. Treatment & prevention of vestibular, cerebral & peripheral circulatory disorders Patient >64 yr 5 mg once daily at night, 18-64 yr 10 mg once daily at night until symptoms disappear.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. History of depression or symptoms of Parkinson's disease or other extrapyramidal abnormalities.
Special Precautions
May cause extrapyramidal symptoms, depression & occurrence of parkinsonism. Hypotension. Fatigue. May impair ability to drive & use machines. Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity, insomnia, anxiety, nervous system disorder, hypotension, flushing, GI disorder, muscle rigidity, skin & SC tissue disorder, galactorrhea.
Drug Interactions
Severe drowsiness w/ alcohol, hypnotics & tranquilizer drugs. Galactorrhea w/ OC drugs during the first 2 mth.
ATC Classification
N07CA03 - flunarizine ; Belongs to the class of antivertigo preparations.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Sibelium-5 tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's (Rp790,071/boks)
Form
Sibelium-10 tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's (Rp1,316,785/boks)
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