Latest prescription information about Bamipine. Learn how to pronounce the drug’s name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
Generic Name : Bamipine
Therapeutic Classification : Antihistamines
ICD Code : Y43.0
India- Soventol Exp.
International- Soventol Gel, Soventol.
Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is an antihistamine with anticholinergic properties used as an antipruritic.
Contraindicated to infants.
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
PO- The recommended dose is 50-100 mg 3-4 times/day.
How it should be taken :
It comes as expectorant to take by mouth, with food.
Warnings and Precautions :
* It may cause drowsiness or dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
* Avoid alcohol consumption while taking this medication.
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of increased eye pressure, urinary retention, prostate enlargement, epilepsy, liver impairment, elderly, during pregnancy and lactation.
Side Effects :
Central Nervous System - CNS depression including slight drowsiness to deep sleep, tirdeness, convulsions, tremor, confusion, dizziness, incoordination, and headache.
Skin - Rash, hypersensitivity reactions, sweating and hair loss.
Miscellaneous - Low blood pressure, muscle pain and ringing in the ear.
Other Precautions :
* Avoid excess dosage.
Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature.