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What's role of cinnarizine in neurology?

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Dr. Martin Raff answered

Specializes in Infectious Disease

Cinnarizine, derived from piperazine, is an antihistamine and calcium channel blocker. It may promote cerebral blood flow, and so is used to treat cerebral apoplexy, post-trauma cerebral symptoms, and cerebral arteriosclerosis. It is more commonly prescribed for nausea and vomiting due to motion sickness or other sources such as chemotherapy, vertigo and meniere's syndrome.

Answered Sep 10, 2013

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Dr. Marsha Davis answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

To treat dizziness and vertigo . Not available in the us.

Answered Sep 9, 2013

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