Betatin 16 is used to prevent and treat a disorder of the inner ear known as Ménière’s disease. The symptoms include dizziness (vertigo), ringing in the... View More
Uses of Betatin 16
Side effects of Betatin 16
How to use Betatin 16
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Betatin 16 may be taken wi... View More
How Betatin 16 works
Betatin 16 is a histamine analog. It works by improving the blood flow in the inner ear which reduces the pressure of excess fluid there. Excess fluid c... View More
What if you forget to take Betatin 16?
If you miss a dose of Betatin 16, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Meniere's disease, tinnitus and/or progressive loss of hearing, vertigo, dizziness.
Should be taken with food.
Adult: Initially, 8-16 mg tid. Maintenance: 24-48 mg daily.
Mode of Action
Betahistine improves the microcirculation in the labyrinth which reduces endolymphatic pressure.
Active peptic ulcer, bronchial asthma, pregnancy and lactation.
Rash, pruritus, urticaria, dyspepsia, nausea, peptic ulcer disease, headache, dizziness, insomnia.
May antagonise antihistamines. May decrease bronchodilator effects of beta-2 agonists.
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