FAQs ABOUT MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE
Q: What is MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE and why is it given?
A: MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE is a combination of flunarizine and propranolol which belongs to the group of medicines called calcium channel blockers and beta-blockers respectively, which is used as a prophylactic medication for migraine which is generally characterized by symptoms such as nausea, weakness, sensitivity to light and sound.
Q: Who should avoid taking MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE?
A: MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE is not recommended for use in patients having depressive illness, parkinson’s disease (brain disorder), urinary tract obstruction, low blood pressure, diabetes mellitus, hepatic impairment, second- or third-degree heart block, bronchial asthma, pregnant and breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before taking MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE.
Q: What are the common side effects of MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE?
A: The most common side-effects of using MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE are increase in body weight, increased appetite, blocked or runny nose, problems with sleeping, sleepiness, nausea and constipation. Consult your doctor if any of these worsens or doesn’t improve.
Q: Does MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE cause weight gain?
A: MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE may cause weight gain when used for longer period of time. Therefore, it is advised to maintain a healthy eating habit and have a balanced diet while taking MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE.
Q: Can MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE be given to children?
A: No, MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (below 18 years of age). If MIGROF 5MG CAPSULE is accidentally ingested by a child or adolescent, go to the hospital immediately and consult the doctor for further management.