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Doctor insights on: Taking Meclizine

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I'm going home. Can i fly with an ear infection (taking amoxicillin) and i'm experiencing vertigo (taking meclizine but it isn't quite working)?

I'm going home. Can i fly with an ear infection (taking amoxicillin) and i'm experiencing vertigo (taking meclizine but it isn't quite working)?

Decongestant: You might try irrigation of the nose with a neti-pot but also will probably need a decongestant like Pseudoephedrine or oxymetozaline nasal spray either of which can be obtained in a pharmacy. If you fly without this the changes in pressure may otherwise create a great deal of severe pain and discomfort. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is meclizine safe to take 25mg?

Yup: That is one of the usual doses used, but have seen some response at 12.5 mg. Coordinate with your doc. ...Read more

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What's the shelf life of meclizine?

What's the shelf life of meclizine?

Expiration date: Virtually all food/medicine products sold in us have an expiration date before which it is guaranteed most effectiveness for what the medicine can do. This only means as time pass, the medicine slowly deteriorates and thus becomes less and less effective. For example: if the med is to expire 12/31/12, it should still be good 1/1/13, but may not be in 9/1/15 etc.. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more