LUNA 5MG TABLET
LUNA 5MG TABLET belongs to the class of medication called calcium channel blockers which contains Flunarizine, used to treat migraine, dizziness, and vertigo (unable to stand properly). Migraine is a central nervous system or neurological condition, which can cause multiple symptoms. Generally, severe headache is a characteristic symptom of migraine.
LUNA 5MG TABLET contains Flunarizine, prescribed for the improvement of blood flow and in the treatment of peripheral vascular diseases. LUNA 5MG TABLET improves blood flow and dilates blood vessels in the brain thereby preventing dilation of blood vessels, loss of tune and headaches caused due to migraine.
LUNA 5MG TABLET can be taken with or without food. Please take it in dose and duration prescribed by a doctor, preferably at the night time every day as LUNA 5MG TABLET causes sleepiness, and the same level of LUNA 5MG TABLET is maintained in the body. Do not abruptly stop taking LUNA 5MG TABLET or skip any doses. It is advised to finish the full course of treatment. The doctor will advise you if dose adjustment is required depending upon your medical condition. In some cases, LUNA 5MG TABLET may cause fatigue, constipation, nausea, runny nose, and insomnia (difficulty sleeping). Most of these side effects of LUNA 5MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time.
Do not take LUNA 5MG TABLET for an acute attack of migraine as it does not prevents it. LUNA 5MG TABLET may cause weight gain in some cases, so avoid eating junk and eat a healthy, balanced diet, including home-cooked food. If you plan to get pregnant, are pregnant or breastfeeding, please inform your doctor before taking LUNA 5MG TABLET. LUNA 5MG TABLET is also known to cause mood changes. Therefore, try to spend quality time with your family and regularly monitor your behaviour.
LUNA 5MG TABLET is effective in reducing the attack of migraine. Still, it is specifically useful in migraine with disabling and severe neurological symptoms (like in case of migraine with aura or one-sided weakness) accompanied by dizziness or vertigo.
LUNA 5MG TABLET may cause common side effects like low mood, weight gain, fatigue (tiredness), and drowsiness. Most of these side effects of LUNA 5MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. It is not necessary for everyone to experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with your doctor.
Do not take LUNA 5MG TABLET if you are hypersensitive to flunarizine or any of its ingredients, If you have or ever had depression, Parkinson's disease, liver damage, kidney disease, inform your doctor before starting LUNA 5MG TABLET. Also, take a meal at the same time of day, preferably during the night. LUNA 5MG TABLET is known to cause weight gain, so avoid chocolates, junk food, cheese, processed food, alcohol, smoking, and instead eat a healthy diet and do regular exercise. Avoid loud music, extreme temperatures, bright lights, noisy places as it can increase headache. LUNA 5MG TABLET interacts with sleeping pills, anti-anxiety medicines, muscle relaxants, tranquilisers, anti-seizure or medicines to control fits. So, if you are using these medicines, let your doctor know about this.
Alcohol may increase the risk of tiredness and drowsiness with LUNA 5MG TABLET. If you do feel tired or drowsy whilst taking LUNA 5MG TABLET, avoid alcoholic drinks.
LUNA 5MG TABLET is not recommended during pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking LUNA 5MG TABLET.
LUNA 5MG TABLET is not recommended during breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before taking LUNA 5MG TABLET.
Taking LUNA 5MG TABLET may cause dizziness, drowsiness, tiredness, or any visual disturbances; you must not drive or use machinery.
LUNA 5MG 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.
LUNA 5MG 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.
Do not use this LUNA 5MG TABLET if your suffering current depressive illness or with a history of recurrent depression, let your doctor know about it.
This item is Not Returnable.
Expires on or after - Mar-22
Migraine: It is a neurological condition with multiple symptoms. Headache is one of the most important characteristic symptoms of migraine followed by nausea, difficulty in speaking, vomiting, sensitivity to sound and light (photosensitivity). Migraine can occur at any age; it can begin in childhood or adulthood. Women are at a greater risk to have migraines than men.
Yes, LUNA 5MG TABLET is known to cause weight gain. So, do regular exercise and try to eat home-cooked food to avoid excessive weight gain.
If you have taken a double dose or overdose of LUNA 5MG TABLET, you need immediate medical help either by calling a doctor or going to the nearest hospital or clinic.
People who have migraines should take LUNA 5MG TABLET. But LUNA 5MG TABLET does not cure an acute attack of migraine; it is used for its prevention as on as you take LUNA 5MG TABLET.
No, you should not stop taking LUNA 5MG TABLET without consulting your doctor. Please take advice from the doctor before quitting.
No, do not take LUNA 5MG TABLET until prescribed by your doctor. it is only taken for headache due to migraine that to when prescribed by a doctor.
LUNA 5MG TABLET
No. 467, Pernamitta, Kurnool Road, Ongole, Prakasam-523002, Andhra Pradesh, India
10 Tablet in 1 Strip