Dimenhydrinate

Overview

Categories

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Dimenhydrinate's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

50 mg50 (50)As recommended.IV or IMUsaully over 2 minutes.
50 to 100 mg75 (75)6 hourlyPO,IV,IM

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

25 to 50 mg38 (37.5)As recommended.To maximum of 15 mg daily. ( 6 to 12 years)
1.25 mg/kg1.2 (1.25)6 hourlyIntramuscularNot recommended below 2 years children
1.25 mg/kg1.2 (1.25)6 hourlyIntravenousNot recommended below 2 Yrs children
12.5 to 125 mg/kg69 (68.75)6 hourlyOralTo maximum of 75mg daily.(2-up to 6 year) and 6 to 8 hourly

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

Not recommended below 2 yrs. of children

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Dimenhydrinate

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