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Bonine for vertigo

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Fetter
51 years experience
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
A 90-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Vertigo at your age u can have many causes of vertigo. Please discuss with your personal physician.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Would be most concerned that the cause of your vertigo episodes at age 90 yrs. would be transient ischemic attacks in the vertebro-basilar circulat... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Generic Medication: Yes. It is the exact same thing!
Dr. Gregory Tichenor
Emergency Medicine 33 years experience
They are the same: Bonine and Antivert are both meclizine. Check with the pharmacist to make sure the dose is the same.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
31 years experience
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
Child Psychiatry 46 years experience
Interaction checker: Notes 'no results found - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.' best regards.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
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
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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.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 55 years experience
Bonine schedule: Yes,may take the second dose in 6-24 hours as you can tolerate it.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Petrie
Travel Medicine 36 years experience
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.
A member asked:
Dr. William Haehl
Family Medicine 47 years experience
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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