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Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Avonex. Please consult your doctor.
Avonex is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there ... View More
Avonex is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby. Larg... View More
Avonex may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Avonex is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Avonex may not be needed in thes... View More
Avonex is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Avonex may not be needed in these... View More
Avonex is a combination medicine used in the treatment of vertigo and motion sickness. It prevents the feeling of nausea, vomiting, light-headedness and... View More
Uses of Avonex
- Motion sickness
Side effects of Avonex
- Dryness in mouth
- Allergic reaction
How to use Avonex
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. Avonex may be taken with o... View More
How Avonex works
Avonex is a combination of two medicines: Meclizine and vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) which treat nausea and vomiting associated with pregnancy. Meclizine is ... View More
- Avonex helps treat nausea and vomiting in pregnant women.
- Take it on an empty stomach with a glass of water.
- Avonex may cause dizziness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
- Do not take Avonex with other sedating medications such as those for cough and cold as the combination could worsen dizziness leading to falls or other ... View More
- Do not take Avonex while breastfeeding.
Nausea, vomiting, dizziness, motion sickness, radiation sickness and vertigo associated with diseases of vestibular motion sickness, radiation sickness ... View More
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Motion sickness Adult: 25-50 mg Meclizine 1 hr before travelling and repeat 24 hrly if needed. Vertigo and vestibular disorders Adult: 25-100... View More
Oral <12 years: Safety and efficacy not established
Meclizine Hydrochloride and Pyridoxine Hydrochloride is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to these ingredients.
Mode of Action
Meclozine blocks vasopressor response to histamine and has a slight blocking action against acetylcholine. It decreases excitability of the middle ear l... View More
Prostate hypertrophy, obstruction of bladder neck, narrow angle glaucoma, pyloric stenosis. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy.... View More
Drowsiness, thickening of bronchial secretions, dry mouth, fatigue, blurred vision.
Additive effects with CNS depressants, neuroleptics, anticholinergics, alcohol.
Alternative brand for Avonex
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More