The Brand Name PROFIGRAN Has Generic Salt :: Flunarizine
PROFIGRAN Is From Company Pentacare Priced :: Rs. 15.00/30.00
PROFIGRAN have Flunarizine is comes under Sub class Anti Migraine , Anti Vertigo Drugs of Main Class Nervous System
Main Medicine Class:: Nervous System Sub Medicine Class :: Anti Migraine , Anti Vertigo Drugs
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Indications for Drugs ::
Migraine, Vertigo, Peripheral vascular disease, Cerebrovascular disorders, Vestibular disorders
Drug Dose ::
Adult: PO Migraine prophylaxis; Prophylaxis of peripheral and cerebrovascular disorders; Prophylaxis of vertigo and vestibular disorders 5-10 mg/day at bedtime.
Pregnancy, lactation, GI or urinary tract obstruction, acute porphyrias.
Drug Precautions ::
Driving or operating machinery, epilepsy, elderly, CVS disease, glaucoma.
Drug Side Effects ::
Drowsiness. Rarely wt gain, headache, depression, gastric pain, dry mouth, insomnia, extrapyramidal reactions, galactorrhoea.
Pregnancy category ::
Drug Mode of Action ::
Flunarizine has H1-receptor blocking action and calcium-channel blocking effect. It has also been used as an adjunct epileptic therapy for patients refractory to standard treatment regimens.
Drug Interactions ::
Plasma levels reduced by phenytoin, carbamazepine, valproic acid.