August 11 2020

CINNARIZINE

List of brands containing cinnarizine   

This page contains list of brands of authorized pharmaceutical specialties of the active principle cinnarizine in the countries listed below:

Australia] [ Brazil] [ Canada] [ France] [ Germany] [ India] [ Italy] [ Japan] [ Korea] [ Mexico] [ Puerto Rico] [ Spain] [ Turkey] [ United Kingdom] [ U.S.A]

Given the nature of the pharmaceutical market, some specialties may be unavailable, have been removed from the pharmaceutical market or have changed its name. So that, in no case can take decisions based on the information contained in the page. MEDIZZINE is not responsible for any damage arising from the information provided, which may be incomplete or outdated.

Indications and usage     

Cinnarizine helps fight the symptoms caused by balance disorders or movement (dizziness, motion sickness).

This medicine is used to:

- Controlling the dizziness when traveling in vehicles (motion sickness)
- In problems caused by balance disorders such as Meniere's disease.

In these cases, when the patient presents:

- Vertigo
- Tinnitus (ear noise)
- Nausea and/or vomiting

This medicine is for use in adults and children over five years.

Medizzine recommends consulting your doctor if you are unsure (or you do not know) why you have been given cinnarizine.

Other ingredients of available commercial presentations:

Both 1 ml oral drops or a capsule contain 75 mg cinnarizine. The other components of the capsules include lactose monohydrate, maize starch, talc, povidone, and magnesium stearate.

Warning:

The composition of the various presentations may vary from one country to another. We recommend you consult the information provided by your local supplier.

Important Information     

This medicine in capsules contains lactose. If your doctor has told you that you suffer an intolerance to some sugars, consult him before taking it.

This medicine in oral drops contains 20 mg ethyl alcohol per ml, which should be considered in patients for whom may be harmful.

Skin tests

This medicine may reduce skin reactivity to allergy tests if taken in the four days prior to the execution of allergy testing. If this is the case, tell your doctor.

Before taking the drug     

Do not use cinnarizine

If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to cinnarizine or any of the other ingredients of the medicinal product prescribed to you. If you think may be allergic, ask your doctor.

Allergy symptoms may include:

- Asthma attacks with shortness of breath, audible wheezing or rapid breathing.
- More or less sudden swelling of the face, lips, tongue or elsewhere in the body. It is especially critical if it affects the vocal cords.
- Hives, itching, rash
- Anaphylactic shock (loss of consciousness, paleness, sweating, etc.).

Also, you should not take this medicine:

If the patient has less than 5 years

Take special care with cinnarizine

Tell your doctor if you suffer:

- Parkinson's disease
- Any disorder of the liver or kidney
- A rare blood disease called porphyria

In the case of doubt, consult your doctor.

Taking other medicines

Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including herbal products or drugs obtained without a prescription.

In particular, discuss with your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking:

- medicines for anxiety disorders
- Medicines for sleep disorders
- Medicines for relieving pain
- Medicines for depression.

Tell your doctor before taking cinnarizine if you are taking any of above-mentioned medication.

Use with food and beverages

Cinnarizine should be taken preferably after a meal.

This medicine may make you sleepy. Alcohol can worsen this symptom.

Special physiological situations

Pregnancy and lactation:

Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine during pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Pregnancy:

If you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or plan to become pregnant do not take this medicine.

lactation:

This medicine should not be taken during breastfeeding.

Children:

Do not use in children under 5 years

Driving and using machines

This medicine may make you feel sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or operate potentially dangerous machinery.

Consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine.

How to use cinnarizine     

Follow carefully instructions of use of cinnarizine provided by your doctor. Consult your doctor or pharmacist when in doubt. Follow the instructions of the physician in preference to those given on this website, that may be different. Ask your doctor to explain any aspect that you do not understand, contained in the instruction leaflet that comes with the medicine.

Do not take more than prescribed by your doctor. Take the drug after a meal.

75 mg capsules are not suitable for most children. In some countries are marketed 15 mg tablets, which can be administered if the patient has difficulties with swallowing the capsules.

Do not use in children under 5 years

Dose for motion sickness (travel sickness vehicles)

Adults and children over 12 years:

30 mg two hours before travel, followed by 15 mg every 8 hours for the journey.

Children 5 to 12 years:

15 mg two hours before the trip, followed by 7.5 mg every 8 hours for the trip.

Dosage for balance disorders

Adults and children over 12 years:

30 mg every 8 hours

Children 5 to 12 years:

15 mg every 8 hours

If you think that the effect of the medicine is too strong or too weak, consult your doctor.

If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

You need to consider while taking cinnarizine     

If you become pregnant, consult your doctor.

If a doctor prescribes to you another medication, let him know that you are taking cinnarizine.

Check with your doctor regularly the disorder evolution that motivates the administration of cinnarizine. Perhaps there is some reason that has prevented properly receive the indicated doses and induce misleading your doctor about treatment.

Do not restart by own initiative the treatment with cinnarizine without first talking with your doctor, or recommend the use of this drug to another person, even if have the same symptoms you have. Nor is it advisable to interrupt or reduce the dose without considering the opinion of your doctor.

If during treatment with cinnarizine feel unwell, consult your doctor immediately.

If you take more medicine than you should

If you accidentally take an overdose of the drug, go immediately to an emergency ward carrying the container. You can also consult a Poison Control Center in your country.

If you forget to take the medicine

Make sure it's been at least 8 hours after the last dose of the drug before taking it again.

Do not take a double dose to compensate forgotten individual doses.

If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Side Effects of cinnarizine     

Like all medicines, cinnarizine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

The frequency of side effects is classified into:

Very common: affect 1 out of 1-10 patients
Common: affect 1 out of 10-100 patients
Uncommon: affect 1 out of 100-1.000 patients
Rare: affect 1 out of 1.000-10.000 patients
Very Rare: affect less than 1 in 10,000 patients
Incidence not known: Can not be established the true incidence from the available data

Stop taking cinnarizine and report these to your doctor if you notice or suspect that you suffer any of the following serious side effects:

- Facial or throat swelling,
- Hives, urticaria,
- Irritation, redness or blistering of the skin.

These may be signs of an allergic reaction, that occurs in a small number of patients.

The occurrence of extrapyramidal reactions (involuntary muscle movements of the face, neck, and tongue), associated or not with muscle rigidity, tremor, difficulty staying still, clumsiness, hypersalivation, and other signs.

This only happens in a small number of patients, especially the elderly, who take the drug for a long time.

If these symptoms occur, discontinue treatment and notify your doctor immediately.

Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any of the following effects:

- Drowsiness,
- Stomach discomfort or indigestion
- Headaches
- Dry Mouth,
- Increased sweating,

After taking the drug for a long time may occur:

- Weight gain,
- Itchy bumps on the skin, sometimes with mouth ulcers
- Rash
- Yellowing of the skin or conjunctiva (jaundice).

This listing does not include all adverse reactions related to the use of cinnarizine, both well established as those that are under consideration or confirmation. In case you feel worse, consult with the doctor who has prescribed the drug IMMEDIATELY.

If you notice any side effects not listed in this website or in the leaflet accompanying the container, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

If any of the side effects gets serious, tell your doctor or pharmacist.

List of brands containing cinnarizine     

This page contains list of brands of authorized pharmaceutical specialties of the active principle cinnarizine in the countries listed below:

Australia] [ Brazil] [ Canada] [ France] [ Germany] [ India] [ Italy] [ Japan] [ Korea] [ Mexico] [ Puerto Rico] [ Spain] [ Turkey] [ United Kingdom] [ U.S.A]

Given the nature of the pharmaceutical market, some specialties may be unavailable, have been removed from the pharmaceutical market or have changed its name. So that, in no case can take decisions based on the information contained in the page. MEDIZZINE is not responsible for any damage arising from the information provided, which may be incomplete or outdated.

Warning:

With exceptions expressly indicated, these lists do not include active principle associations with other drugs or clinical use containers.

Australia:     

N/A

Brazil:     

ANTIGERON 25 mg, 30 tablets
ANTIGERON AP 75 mg, 30 tablets
CINAFAR 25 mg, 30 tablets
CINAFAR 75 mg, 30 tablets
CINARIVERT 25 mg, 30-90 tablets
CINARIVERT 75 mg, 30 tablets
CINARIVERT 75 mg/ml, 15 ml oral drops
CINARIZINA MEPHA-RATIOPHARM 25 mg, 30 tablets
CINARIZINA MEPHA-RATIOPHARM 75 mg, 30 tablets
CINARIZINA RANBAXY 25 mg, 30 tablets
CINARIZINA RANBAXY 75 mg, 30 tablets
CINAZIN 25 mg, 30 tablets
CINAZIN 75 mg, 30 tablets
CIVERTIM 25 mg, 30 tablets
CIVERTIM 75 mg, 30 tablets
DUCTOGERON 25 mg, 30 tablets
DUCTOGERON 75 mg, 30 tablets
FLUXON 25 mg, 30 tablets
FLUXON 75 mg, 30 tablets
LABERITIN 25 mg, 30 tablets
LABERITIN 75 mg, 30 tablets
LABIGERON 25 mg, 30 tablets
LABIGERON 75 mg, 30 tablets
MEDGERON 25 mg, 30 tablets
MEDGERON 75 mg, 30 tablets
NERIZINA 75 mg, 30 tablets
STUGERINA 75 mg, 30 tablets
STUGERON 25 mg, 30 tablets
STUGERON 75 mg, 30 tablets
VERZUM 75 mg, 30 tablets

Canada:     

N/A

France:     

N/A

Germany:     

Available associated with dimenhydrinate:

ARLEVERT CC PHARMA, tablets
ARLEVERT EURIM, tablets
ARLEVERT tablets

India:     

CINACT 25 mg, tablets
CINACT 75 mg, tablets
CINADIL 25 mg, tablets
CINADIL 75 mg, tablets
CINARIN 25 mg, tablets
CINARIN 75 mg, tablets
CINAVER 25 mg, tablets
CINAVER 75 mg, tablets
CINAZ 25 mg, tablets
CINAZ 75 mg, tablets
CINGERON 25 mg, tablets
CINI 25 mg, tablets
CINIZAN 25 mg, tablets
CINIZAN 75 mg, tablets
CINNASIA 25 mg, tablets
CINTAC 25 mg, tablets
CINTIGO 75 mg, tablets
CINTIGO 25 mg, tablets
CINVERT 25 mg, tablets
CINVERT 75 mg, tablets
CINZAN 25 mg, tablets
CINZAN 75 mg, tablets
CINZINE 25 mg, tablets
DIZIRON 25 mg, tablets
DIZIRON 25 mg, tablets
DIZIRON 75 mg, tablets
DIZIRON 75 mg, tablets
DIZNIL 25 mg, tablets
DIZNIL 75 mg, tablets
DIZZIGO 25 mg, tablets
EMZINE 25 mg, tablets
NOVACINN 25 mg, tablets
STEDICIN 25 mg, tablets
STEDICIN 75 mg, tablets
STUGERON 25 mg, tablets
STUGERON FORTE 75 mg, tablets
SYZERON 25 mg, tablets
SYZERON 75 mg, tablets
V-GON 25 mg, tablets
V-GON 75 mg, tablets
VERGO 25 mg, tablets
VERGO 75 mg, tablets
VERTICIN 25 mg, tablets
VERTICIN 75 mg, tablets
VERTIGON 25 mg, tablets
VERTIGON 75 mg, tablets
VERTIRON 25 mg, tablets
VERTO-C 25 mg, tablets
VERTO-C 75 mg, tablets
ZIVERT 25 mg, tablets
ZIVERT 75 mg, tablets

Italy:     

CINAZYN 25 mg, 50 tablets
CINAZYN FORTE 75 mg, 20-60 capsules
CINAZYN 100 mg, 50 capsules
CINAZYN 75 mg/ml, 30 ml oral drops
STUGERON 25 mg, 50 tablets
STUGERON 75 mg, 20 capsules
STUGERON 75 mg/ml, 30 ml oral drops
TOLIMAN 25 mg, 50 tablets
TOLIMAN 100 mg, 30 capsules
TOLIMAN 67 mg/ml, 30 ml oral drops

Japan:     

N/A

Korea:     

N/A

Mexico:     

BULASAN 75 mg, 60 tablets
CERETEC 75 mg, 60 tablets
CINARIZINA 75 mg, 60 tablets
CISAKEN 75 mg, 60 tablets
CYSLEV 75 mg, 30-60 tablets
DILATERON-F 75 mg, 60 tablets
DILPER-INA 75 mg, 60 tablets
KARILEX 75 mg, 60 tablets
OBLANT 75 mg/ml, 25-60 ml oral suspension
OBLANT, 30-60 tablets
REYNAVEN 75 mg, 60 tablets
STUGERON FORTE 75 mg, 30-60 tablets
STUGERON RETARD 150 mg, 15-30 capsules
STUGERON SUSPENSION 75 mg/ml, 60 ml oral suspension
VENOXIL 75 mg, 60 tablets
WINPAR 75 mg, 60 tablets

Spain:     

STUGERON 75 mg, 30 capsules
STUGERON 75 mg/ml, 30 ml oral drops

Turkey:     

SEFAL 25 mg, 50 tablets
SEFAL FORT 75 mg, 20 tablets

United Kingdom:     

CINNARIZINE AAH PHARMA 15 mg, 84 tablets
CINNARIZINE GENERICS 15 mg, 84 tablets
CINNARIZINE TEVA 15 mg, 84 tablets
MYLAN TRAVEL SICKNESS 15 mg, 15 tablets
STUGERON 15 mg, 15-100 tablets

U.S.A. and Puerto Rico:     

N/A

Date page update: October 19, 2010.

WARNING ABOUT THE CONTENTS

This page provides information to clarify some basic questions about this active principle. It is not exhaustive and, therefore, does not expose all of the available information and does not replace the information that can provide your doctor.

Like most drugs, this medication has risks and benefits. Your doctor has evaluated before prescribing, both ends. Any additional questions regarding this or any other medications, you should consult with your doctor.