BHT (16mg) is an anti-vertigo agent, prescribed for dizziness (vertigo) in those who have Meniere's disease. It causes vasodilatation in inner ear.
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Drug information on BHT (16mg) (Betahistine) from Q Check Speciality Care
Drug Name : Betahistine
Betahistine(Agiserc) generic BHT (16mg) is an anti-vertigo agent, prescribed for dizziness (vertigo) in those who have Meniere's disease. It causes vasodilatation in inner ear.
More Info about Betahistine
Trade Names for Betahistine
Agiserc, Betagam, Beta-Histina Ciclum, Betaistina ratiopharm, Serc, Vestibo, Bétahistine Biogaran, Bétahistine EG
Dose is based on patient’s condition.
The recommended dose is ½ to 1 tablet (8mg), 4 times per day.
GI disturbances and headache.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
Contraindicated in patients with asthma and ulcer.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of asthma, peptic ulcer and phaeochromocytoma (neuroendocrine tumor of adrenal gland), any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature (25-30°C). Keep away from children.
Schedule : H Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.
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