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Side effect(s) of Cyclizine

Read the side effects of Cyclizine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Common: Drowsiness, dry mouth, constipation and blurred vision

Skin effects: Allergic skin reactions, hives, drug rash, angioedema

Nervous system effects: Somnolence, drowsiness, headache, dystonia, dyskinesia, extrapyramidal motor disturbances, tremors, convulsions, dizziness, decreased consciousness, depression, hallucinations

Ophthalmological effects: Blurred or double vision

Cardiac effects: Tachycardia, palpitations, arrhythmias, hypotension

Gastrointestinal effects: Constipation, increased gastric reflux, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, loss of appetite

Others: Urinary retention, hypersensitivity reactions (bronchospasm, angioedema, anaphylaxis, and rashes)

Other Precautions : • Use of cyclizine during pregnancy is not advised.
• Since cyclizine is excreted in human milk, it is best to check with your doctor on its use if you are breastfeeding.
• Cyclizine should not be taken with large amounts of alcohol.
• Patients should consult a doctor if feeling tired or weak and not able to urinate.

Drug Name : Cyclizine

Cyclizine generic Cyclizine is a histamine H1 inhibitor prescribed for adults and children 6 years and above for the treatment of nausea and vomiting caused due to • Motion sickness • Surgeries • Drugs like narcotic analgesics and by general anaesthetics given in the post-operative period • Radiotherapy , especially for breast cancer • Menière's disease and other forms of vestibular disturbance (rarely) Cyclizine was discovered in 1947. It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential MedicinesCyclizine also exerts a central anticholinergic (antimuscarinic) action.
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