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BSTIL 24MG TABLET

Manufacturer

PIR-PIRAMAL I LTD.

Composition

BETAHISTINE-24MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

BSTIL 24MG TABLET

Product Details

About BSTIL 24MG TABLET

BSTIL 24MG TABLET comes under the category of medications called 'antihistamine anti-vertigo medication', primarily indicated in the treatment of Meniere’s disease and its symptoms including dizziness (vertigo), ringing in the ears (tinnitus), feeling sick (nausea), and difficulty in hearing. Meniere’s disease is a medical condition that affects the inner ear caused by the building up of extra fluid inside the ear. In vertigo, a person feels that they are moving or spinning, but they are not moving. In tinnitus, a person feels a noise or ringing in their ears.

BSTIL 24MG TABLET compromises of Betahistine that works by enhancing the blood flow to the affected part of the ear and also by reducing the amount of fluid in the inner ear. This drug also reduces the number of attacks a person can have. 

Take BSTIL 24MG TABLET after taking a light meal with a colossal amount of water. Taking this medicine with or after a meal reduces the chances of the happening of stomach problems. Swallow the medicine as a whole without crushing, breaking, or chewing. If you miss a dose, then take it as soon as possible until it is less than 2 hours or the next dose. BSTIL 24MG TABLET may cause some of the unpleasant effects that include feeling sick (nausea), indigestion (acid reflux), bloating or mild stomach ache, headache.  Most of the unpleasant effects caused by this medicine do not require medical attention and will go in a couple of days. However, if the side effects get worsen with time or do not pass in a couple of days, then one should seek medical help.

Consult with your doctor before taking BSTIL 24MG TABLET if you have asthma, a stomach ulcer, skin rash, or low blood pressure. BSTIL 24MG TABLET is not allowed in patients under 18 years old. A person should tell their doctor about the medicines, herbal nonherbal products they are using. If a person is pregnant or breast-feeding or planning to be pregnant, then they can only take this medicine if prescribed by the doctor. And also tell the doctor, if you have had an allergic reaction to betahistine or any other medicines in the past.

Uses of BSTIL 24MG TABLET

Meniere’s disease, dizziness (vertigo), ringing in the ears (tinnitus), loss of hearing, feeling sick (nausea).

Directions for Use

Take this medicine in the same way as suggested by the doctor. The doctor will prescribe this medicine after checking the health condition of the patient, so do not try to increase or reduce the dose. This medicine should be taken after a meal as it will reduce the chances of stomach problems. Your doctor will also adjust your dosing strength after checking your progress. Usually, BSTIL 24MG TABLET is recommended in dosing strength of 24 mg to 48 mg per day or as suggested by the doctor. Take it at the same time of the day that will help you to remember to take your tablets.

Side Effects of BSTIL 24MG TABLET

Like all medications, BSTIL 24MG TABLET may cause bothersome effects, although not everyone gets them. Often these bothersome effects will improve with time as the body is getting adjusted to the new medication. The possible side effects of BSTIL 24MG TABLET include feeling sick (nausea), bloating, and headache. The use of BSTIL 24MG TABLET may also cause vomiting, and stomach problems so taking this medicine with food can reduce the stomach discomfort.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

BSTIL 24MG TABLET is not allowed to use in patients with porphyria and should be used with caution to patients with bronchial asthma. This medication is not allowed to use in children and persons who have galactose intolerance.  Vertigo, tinnitus, and hearing loss are common signs of Ménière's syndrome that can harm a person's ability to drive or operate any machine. This medicine can cause mild stomach discomfort, so taking it with food can help to reduce stomach problems. Pregnant or breast-feeding females should consult with the doctor before taking this drug as the use of this medicine is only allowed in such case when benefits outweigh the risk.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    There is no specific restriction on drinking alcohol, but some persons have reported that they have noticed a drastic improvement in their Ménière's disease after quitting alcohol.

  • Pregnancy

    BSTIL 24MG TABLET can be used during pregnancy but only under the supervision of a physician. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

  • Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    BSTIL 24MG TABLET is not allowed to take during breastfeeding or take if directed by the doctor as it is still under research that this medicine pass in breast milk or not.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    Taking BSTIL 24MG TABLET affects a person's ability to drive so one should avoid driving.

  • Liver

    BSTIL 24MG TABLET to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    BSTIL 24MG TABLET to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Other Information (BST0006)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

This medicine may take a couple of weeks to show any noticeable improvement. Even if a person starts feeling better, they still need to take this medicine and should not stop it without asking the doctor.

Although a person can consume alcohol while taking BSTIL 24MG TABLET, but still alcohol may worsen the side effects of medicine so one should avoid taking it.

A person taking BSTIL 24MG TABLET is allowed to take any food or drink, but still, it is better to eat a low-salt diet and avoid caffeine products that will help the medicine to work more effectively.

Yes, BSTIL 24MG TABLET is a histamine analogue that works by improving the effect of histamine in the inner ear. At the same time, antihistamines are the drugs that work by stopping the action of histamine in the body and are prescribed for relieving the symptoms of allergy.

You will need to take beta-histamine for a long time to avoid symptoms of Ménière's disease. You will need to take a few months.

BSTIL 24MG TABLET consists of lactose monohydrate, so a person having galactose tolerance should avoid taking this medicine. Thus, if a person is intolerant to galactose should tell their doctor so that their doctor will not advise this medicine to them.

There is no clear evidence to suggest that taking betahistine would decrease fertility in both men and women. However, if you are trying to get pregnant, talk to your doctor before taking it.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Piramal Enterprises Limited, Piramal Ananata, Agastya Corporate Park, 109 A, 109A/1 to 109/21A, 111 and 110, 110/1 to 110/13, Opposite Fire Brigade, Kamani Junction, Kurla (West), Mumbai 400070, Maharashtra, India

BSTIL 24MG TABLET

BSTIL 24MG TABLET

MRP: 229.70

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10 Tablet in 1 Strip