Serc

Serc

betahistine

Manufacturer:

Abbott

Distributor:

Abbott
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Betahistine diHCl
Indications/Uses
Meniere's syndrome. Symptomatic treatment of vestibular vertigo.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 24-48 mg/day in divided doses. 8-mg tab 1-2 tab tid; 16-mg tab ½-1 tab tid; 24-mg tab 1 tab bid.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: May be taken w/ meals if GI discomfort occurs.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Pheochromocytoma.
Special Precautions
Carefully monitor patients w/ bronchial asthma & history of peptic ulcer. Pregnancy & lactation. Not recommended in childn <18 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Drug Interactions
Inhibition of metabolism w/ MAOIs including MAO subtype B (eg, selegiline). May affect efficacy w/ antihistamines.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
N07CA01 - betahistine ; Belongs to the class of antivertigo preparations.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Serc tab 16 mg
Packing/Price
100's (P5,571.98/pack)
Form
Serc tab 8 mg
Packing/Price
100's (P4,661.49/pack)
Form
Serc tab 24 mg
Packing/Price
100's (P7,716.71/pack)
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