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What is Buclizine used for?
Buclizine is an antihistamine, anticholinergic and antiemetic agent indicated for the treatment of nausea and vomiting. Buclizine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Buclizine?
The dosage of Buclizine prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if you miss a dose of Buclizine?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Buclizine medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses to catch up for the missed dose.
What if you overdose on Buclizine?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Buclizine, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Buclizine?
Buclizine can interact with the following types of medicines: CNS depressants, alcohol and sedatives.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications (over-the-counter products) and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, which may increase the effect of Buclizine, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Buclizine?
Like other medicines, Buclizine can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Buclizine are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Buclizine cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Buclizine develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Buclizine can cause side effects such as drowsiness, blurred vision, fatigue, dry mouth, stomach pain, diarrhea and headache. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Buclizine.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Buclizine?
Is it possible for me to take Buclizine with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Buclizine?
What are the possible drug interactions of Buclizine?
How will Buclizine work in my body?
How should Buclizine be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Buclizine drug interactions and side effects?
Before taking Buclizine, tell your doctor if you have glaucoma, prostatic hyperplasia, gastroduodenal obstruction, epilepsy and liver disease. Also, tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding.
During treatment with Buclizine, exercise caution while driving or operating machinery.
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Buclizine is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.