BAMIPINE

Bamipine is a non-sedating antihistamine that gives symptomatic relief for allergic conditions like urticaria and inpruritic skin disorders.

This medicine is indicated in conditions like Pruritus and Urticaria.

This drug may cause dizziness, drowsiness or blurred vision. Avoid activities requiring alertness or clear vision such as driving until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. Limit the use of alcohol and certain other medications that cause drowsiness.

Older adults and children may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially dizziness, drowsiness, mental or mood changes, constipation, fast heartbeat, trouble urinating, or blood pressure changes.

Common side effects may include:

  • Headache
  • Hypersensitivity Reactions
  • Sweating
  • Slight Drowsiness to Deep Sleep
  • Tiredness
  • Convulsions
  • Tremor
  • Confusion
  • Dizziness
  • Incoordination
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Muscle Pain
  • Ringing in the Ear

Notify your doctor promptly if any of these symptoms persist or worsen.

Precautions

Before taking this drug, tell your doctor or pharmacist:

  • If you are allergic to it or if you have any other allergies.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking herbal, prescription and non-prescription drugs.
  • If you have certain medical conditions such as:
    • Angle-closure Glaucoma
    • Urinary Retention
    • Prostatic Hypertrophy or Pyloroduodenal Obstruction
    • Epilepsy
    • Hepatic Impairment

 

Interaction

Drug interactions may either lessen the effectiveness of this drug or heighten the risk for severe side effects. It’s important to inform your doctor all the medication including prescription and non-prescription and herbal medicines you are taking or going to take.

Call emergency hotline if someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing.

Available brand/s:

  • Bamipine

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