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Gravol is an antihistamine and anticholinergic agent, prescribed for nausea, vomiting, and dizziness caused by motion sickness.  It works by preventing problems with body balance.

Drug information on Gravol (Dimenhydrinate) from Wallace Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Lyfestyle)

Gravol

  Tablet  
Wallace Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Lyfestyle)
Generic : Dimenhydrinate
 13.80
50mg
10 Tablets
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Side effects of Gravol

Drowsiness, excitement, headache, dizziness, blurred vision, ringing in the ears, dry mouth, nose, or throat, incoordination and fainting.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Motion Sickness- Adults - PO- 50 to 100 mg 30 min prior to travel, followed by 50 to 100 mg every 4 to 6 hours. Maximum: 400 mg/day.
Children (6 to 12 y of age) - PO- 25 to 50 mg every 6 to 8 hours. Maximum: 150 mg/day.

How to use Gravol?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Gravol not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in newborns and patients with hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Gravol

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), lung disease, sleep disorder, intestinal obstruction, difficulty in urinating, sugar, ulcers, prostate enlargement, increased eye pressure, heart disease, irregular heartbeat, high blood pressure, blood disorder, thyroid disease, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause drowsiness or dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

• Avoid becoming overheated; otherwise heatstroke may occur.

• Avoid exposure to sunlight.

• It should not be used in children less than 2 years old.

Other Precautions for Gravol

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Gravol

Store it at room temperature.



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