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Vertistar Md 16mg Tablet
Vertistar Md 16mg Tablet

Vertistar Md 16mg Tablet

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
75.56*
MRP 88.90
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Vertistar Md 16 MG Description

Vertistar MD 16 tablet is an anti-vertigo medicine. It contains betahistine as the active substance. It helps to relieve symptoms of Meniere's syndrome like vertigo, ringing in the ears, hearing loss

and nausea. This medicine must be used with caution in individuals suffering from or having a history of stomach ulcers and in patients suffering from asthma. Take this medicine as suggested by the doctor and in the dose and duration prescribed. Do not stop taking the medicine on your own. Take Vertistar MD 16 tablet at the same time every day for optimal benefits. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹75.56
You Save₹13.34 (15% on MRP)
ContainsBetahistine(16.0 Mg)
UsesMeniere's disease, vertigo
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, indigestion
TherapyANTI-VERTIGO
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Uses of Vertistar Md 16 MG

Vertistar MD 16 tablet is used in the treatment of Meniere's syndrome (an ear disorder with symptoms like vertigo, ringing in the ears, hearing loss, and nausea).

Contraindications of Vertistar Md 16 MG

  • If you are allergic to betahistine or any other ingredients of Vertistar MD 16 tablet.
  • If you are suffering from untreated high blood pressure due to a tumour in the adrenal gland (pheochromocytoma).

Side effects of Vertistar Md 16 MG

  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Vertistar Md 16 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Vertistar MD 16 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
The effect of Vertistar MD 16 tablet during pregnancy is not known. It is advised to avoid using this medicine during pregnancy. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Vertistar MD 16 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment with Vertistar MD 16 tablet as it is unknown if this medicine passes into the breastmilk.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Vertistar MD 16 tablet?
A:
  • Vertistar MD 16 tablet has no or negligible effects on the ability to drive or use machines. However, if you experience any side effects which may affect your ability to drive safely, it is suggested ...
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Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Vertistar MD 16 tablet?
A:
No information is available on the interactions of Vertistar MD 16 tablet with alcohol. You can consult your doctor for further information.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have asthma.
  • You have a stomach ulcer.
  • You are suffering from low blood pressure.
  • If you are suffering from hives (urticaria), rashes, or hay fever.

Mode of Action of Vertistar Md 16 MG

How Does It Work?

Vertistar MD 16 tablet improves blood flow in the inner ear and reduces pressure built in the ear.

Directions for Use of Vertistar Md 16 MG

  • Vertistar MD 16 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It should be taken with or after food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Vertistar Md 16 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Vertistar MD 16 tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Particular care should be taken if you are taking medicines used to treat allergies called anti-histamines. These medicines can affect how your allergy medicines work and allergies can worsen.
  • Caution is advised when using medicines used to treat mood disorders (selegiline) and medicines used to treat Parkinson's disease.

Storage and disposal of Vertistar Md 16 MG

  • Store Vertistar MD 16 tablet in a clean and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Vertistar Md 16 MG

Overdose

An overdose of Vertistar MD 16 tablet may cause nausea, abdominal pain, sleepiness, vomiting, indigestion, and impaired balance or coordination. If you think you have an overdose of this medicine, con...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Vertistar MD 16 tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it is time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. Do not t...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should be discussed with my healthcare professional before I start the treatment with Vertistar MD 16 tablet?

A: Before taking Vertistar MD 16 tablet, tell your doctor about your medical history including allergies, stomach ulcers (past or active), asthma and pheochromocytoma.

Q: We are planning to travel to a hilly region, my child gets motion sickness, can I give the Vertistar MD 16 tablet to my child?

A: No, Vertistar MD 16 tablet shouldn't be given to anyone below 18 years of age. There are other medicines your doctor can prescribe for your child for motion sickness.

Q: Can I take Vertistar MD 16 tablet on an empty stomach?

A: Vertistar MD 16 tablet must be taken either with or after having food as consuming it on an empty stomach may increase the stomach-related side effects.

Q: What if I accidentally take a high dose of Vertistar MD 16 tablet?

A: You may experience nausea, abdominal pain, sleepiness, vomiting, fits, indigestion, impaired balance or coordination, lung or heart complications if you take Vertistar MD 16 tablet in more than the recommended quantities. Thus, please follow the guidelines as directed by your doctor and in case if you experience symptoms or side effects you are advised to visit your doctor or nearest hospital.

Q: Are Vertin and Vertistar MD 16 the same?

A: Yes, both medicine has the same active component, which is betahistine. Only the brand name is different. It is advised to take the prescribed brand only. Do not switch brands without consulting a doctor.

Q: How does Vertistar MD 16 work?

A: Betahistine in Vertistar MD 16 improves blood flow in the inner ear and reduces pressure built in the ear.

Q: What is Vertistar MD 16 used for?

A: Vertistar MD 16 tablet is used in the treatment of Meniere's syndrome (an ear disorder with symptoms like vertigo, ringing in the ears, hearing loss and nausea).

Q: How to use Vertistar MD 16?

  • Vertistar MD 16 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It should be taken with or after food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
VERTISTAR MD
Expires on or After
29/06/2024
Last Updated on: 16 May 2022 | 10:56 AM (IST)

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