Betaserk - this drug is a synthetic analogue of histamine.
The active substance Betaserc - betahistine dihydrochloride.
Betaserk refers to a group of drugs that improve the microcirculation of the maze. Used Betaserk during pathological processes of the vestibular apparatus to eliminate ringing and noise in the ears, hearing aids, as well as to reduce the frequency and intensity of dizziness.
When taken into Betaserc drug is rapidly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract, the maximum amount of blood plasma observed after 3 hours of use Betaserc. The active substance is not associated with proteins plazmy.Vyvoditsya drug kidneys within days after ingestion.
The drug is well tolerated by patients, as evidenced by studies and reviews of betaserk.
According to the instructions, Betaserk no sedative effect and can be administered to patients in the elderly. Reviews betaserk elderly people confirm its active use in this age. Due to the good tolerability Betaserc possible to use quite a long time.
Betaserk used for such diseases and conditions:
- Breach of the labyrinth and the vestibular apparatus;
- Headache, dizziness, vomiting, nausea, hearing loss, noise or pain in the ears;
- Edema of the inner ear and the labyrinth;
- Syndrome, and Meniere's disease;
- Post-traumatic encephalopathy (complex);
- Vertebrobasilar insufficiency (complex);
- Atherosclerosis of the brain (the complex).
Instructions for use and dose Betaserk
According to the instructions, Betaserk administered orally, completely swallowing the tablet during meals. Wash down tablets with a little water.
The dose depends on the type of tablet: Betaserk by 8mg - 1-2 tablets three times a day; Betaserk 16 mg - 1 tablet 3 times a day; Betaserk 16 mg - 1 tablet 2 times per day. Long course of treatment, depending on the severity and course of the disease, as evidenced by feedback and betaserk.
According to the instructions to betaserk, intake of this drug can cause side effects such as gastrointestinal disorders. Sometimes it is possible to develop allergic reactions as rash, itching or hives.
In very rare cases, the use Betaserc may cause angioedema.
Contraindications to the use Betaserc are diseases such as:
- bronchial asthma;
- The first trimester of pregnancy;
- Gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer in the acute phase:
- Hypersensitivity to the drug.
Be wary prescribers in the second and third trimester of pregnancy, children with ulcer stomach and intestines in the history of the disease.
Interaction with other drugs
In applying Betaserc with antihistamines may experience slow healing effect.
If overdose patients experience nausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness, reduced pressure, increased heart rate, flushing, bronchospasm. In these cases, use of symptomatic therapy.
By analogues Betaserc include such drugs:
Do not take analogues Betaserc without first consulting a doctor.