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bonine for vertigo

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Fetter
50 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Effective for mild: Bonine (meclizine) is effective for mild to moderate vertigo. For severe vertigo, other medicines are better. An advantage of bonine is that is is ot ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
1-2 tabs 3 timesaday: For vertigo. You may get sleepy on this dose
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Generic Medication: Yes. It is the exact same thing!
Dr. Gregory Tichenor
32 years experience Emergency Medicine
They are the same: Bonine and Antivert are both meclizine. Check with the pharmacist to make sure the dose is the same.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: It's safe, but keep in mind that bonine can make you drowsy, so be careful, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery while taking it. Follow up ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Interaction checker: Notes 'no results found - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.' best regards.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ginger : Ginger is safe for use during pregnancy. It is a popular over-the-counter remedy for mild nausea.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kate Erwin
Specializes in Child Psychiatry
Fear: Fear of flying should be discussed with your doctor to learn if medication is indicated for you. If so, your doctor can discuss suitable meds.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Bonine schedule: Yes,may take the second dose in 6-24 hours as you can tolerate it.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Petrie
35 years experience Travel Medicine
Side Effect Answer: Their side effect profile is similar. Both can cause drowsiness which is of concern if you intend to drive or are prone to falls.
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Dr. William Haehl
46 years experience Family Medicine
Some additive effect: The two together may have additive effect of sedation, depression and anticholinergic effect (dry mouth, blurred vision, constipation, difficulty uri ... Read More
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