Vometil 5mg Tablet 10'S

Vomitting/Emesis Rx required
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INTRODUCTION

VOMETIL contains prochlorperazine which belongs to a group of medicines called phenothiazine tranquillisers. It works by blocking the effects of a chemical in the brain. It is used in the vertigo, Meniere’s syndrome and other labyrinthine disorders, nausea and vomiting.

Always take this medicine as directed by physician. Your doctor will decide the dose and duration of therapy depending upon your age, weight and condition. Do not take VOMETIL if you have jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes), epilepsy, muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis) and increased pressure in the eye (glaucoma). Inform your doctor if you have liver, kidney and heart problems. Pregnant or breastfeeding women consult their doctor before taking this medicine. Tell your doctor if you are taking or taken or might take any other medicines. The most common side effects include orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing) headache, nausea, constipation.

USES OF VOMETIL

  • Used to treat vertigo, nausea and vomiting, migraine

HOW VOMETIL WORKS

It works by blocking the action of Dopamine in the brain.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take VOMETIL exactly as prescribed by your doctor.

SIDE EFFECTS OF VOMETIL

SERIOUS

  • allergic reaction such as rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue
  • pale complexion, sweating, high temperature, fast heartbeat, stiff muscles, fast breathing and feel confused, drowsy or agitated

COMMON

  • drowsiness
  • orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Skin rash:

Avoid bath in hot water because hot water can irritate the skin. Moisturizers can be used regular basis to soothe and hydrate the affected area.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

VOMETIL is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

BREASTFEEDING

VOMETIL is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any machinery while taking this medicine, it may make you feel sleepy.

ALCOHOL

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with VOMETIL.

KIDNEY

VOMETIL should be taken with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

VOMETIL should be taken with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take if you are allergic to this medicine.

HEART DISEASE

VOMETIL should be taken with caution in patients with severe heart disease. Consult your doctor for advice.

OTHERS

Do not take VOMETIL if you have:

  • or ever had glaucoma
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • dementia
  • an enlarged prostate gland

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are taking:

  • other medicines used to calm emotional and mental conditions
  • medicines used for depression, including amitriptyline
  • medicines used for Parkinson’s disease such as levodopa
  • medicines for fits (epilepsy) such as carbamazepine
  • medicines used to control your heartbeat such as amiodarone, disopyramide, propranolol or quinidine
  • medicines for high blood pressure such as doxazosin, terazosin, guanethidine or clonidine
  • medicines used for diabetes

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Prochlorperazine
Pharmacological Category :   Antipsycotics
Therapeutic Indication :   Vertigo, migraine, nausea and vomiting
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Capsule, Injection

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT VOMETIL

Can VOMETIL be used in pregnant women?

No. It is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

What is VOMETIL used for?

It is used to treat vertigo, nausea and vomiting, migraine.

How do I stop taking VOMETIL?

Do not stop taking this medicine without talking to your healthcare provider. 

REFERENCES

1. Lennox Din; Charles V. Preuss; Prochlorperazine, [Revised on Feb 2021] [Accessed 23 July 2021] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK537083/#article-27768.s2

2. K.D.Tripathi, Essentials of medical pharmacology, GASTROINTESTINAL DRUGS, Chapter 47 – Antiemetic, Prokinetic and Digestant Drugs, 7th edition 2013, Page – 168, 662, 664.

3. Sanofi; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on Feb 2021] [Accessed 23 July 2021] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.4553.pdf

4. Accord, Barnstaple; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on Aug 2020] [Accessed 23 July 2021] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.99.pdf

5. GlaxoSmithKline; Food and drug administration; [Revised on July 2004] [Accessed 23 July 2021] https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2005/010571s096lbl.pdfUser

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    17.5
    Ingredient
    PROCHLORPERAZINE 5MG
    Hsn Code
    30049039
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