Full instructions, dosage information and potential known side effects are all available in the leaflet that comes with the prescription product. If you require any advice or assistance with placing your order, please donâ€™t hesitate to contact our team.
How do I take/use this medicine?
Take Cyclizine exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.
If you are taking Cyclizine to prevent motion sickness, take it 30 minutes before you start on your journey.
You may take Cyclizine with or without food. It does not matter whether you take it before or after meals.
What should I take note of while using/taking this medicine?
Inform your doctor if you suffer from:
- epilepsy (fits or seizures) or a history of it
- liver disease
- heart problems or irregular heart rhythm
- glaucoma (increased pressure in the eyes)
- enlarged prostate or urinary problems
- low levels of potassium or salt imbalance
Do not give this medicine to a child unless specifically instructed by the child's doctor.
When should I not use this medicine?
Alert your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Are there any restrictions on the type of food I can take?
Why do I need this medicine?
Cyclizine is used to treat nausea and vomiting.
Cyclizine is also used to prevent motion sickness.
What side effects could I experience?
Cyclizine may cause headache, dry mouth, blurred vision, difficult or painful urination, nausea, reflux and stomach discomfort. Inform your doctor if these side effects become severe or refuse to go away.
Cyclizine may make you drowsy. If you feel drowsy, do not drive or take part in any activity in which you need to be alert.
You may feel dizzy when getting up from a sitting or lying down position, especially if you are taking Cyclizine for the first time. This is normal and should disappear gradually as you get used to the medicine. It will help if you get up slowly from a sitting or lying down position.
How should I store this medicine?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children.
Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Can I take/use this with other medicines?
Alert your doctor if you are taking any of these medicines:
- sleeping pills
- medicines that can cause drowsiness such as opioid painkillers (e.g. morphine), antihistamines, medicines for mood or personality problems
- aminoglycoside antibiotics such as amikacin
Always inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines, including herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription.