Gravol for Nausea and Vomiting Treatment

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Gravol (Dimenhydrinate) also known as Dramamine is a medication that is used to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting.

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Gravol for Nausea and Vomiting Treatment

  1. 1. Gravol Tablets Gravol is a medication that is used to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting. It is available in tablets of 50 mg which contain 50 mg dimenhydrinate © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  2. 2. Gravol Tablets Chemical Structure © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  3. 3. Gravol Tablets Ingredients present in Gravol Tablets: Active Ingredient: ➔Dimenhydrinate © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  4. 4. Gravol Tablets Gravol is also known as Dramamine, Driminate, Gravamin, Vomex, Vertirosan, Viabom, Dramin, Daedalon, Antimo, Hydrate. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  5. 5. Gravol Tablets Indications Gravol Tablets are used for prevention and treatment of various forms of motion sickness, Ménière's syndrome, vertigo due to other labyrinthine disorders, postoperative vomiting, drug induced nausea and vomiting associated with radiation therapy, and migraine. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  6. 6. Gravol Tablets Precautions: Patients undergoing Gravol therapy should be cautioned against operating automobiles or machinery requiring alertness because Gravol can cause drowsiness, dizziness and blurred vision. Hence, you should use Gravol with caution if driving or doing other things that require you to be fully alert. It can be especially dangerous to combine this medication with alcohol and other depressant drugs. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  7. 7. Gravol Tablets Recommended Dosage Adults: The recommended adult dosage is 50-100 mg with dosage repeated every 4 hours as required. Maximum daily oral dose is 500 mg. Recommended Children's Dosage: 6-8 years: 15-25 mg, two or three times daily 8-12 years: 25-50 mg, two or three times daily Over 12 years: 50 mg, two or three times daily © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  8. 8. Gravol Tablets Contraindications ➔None reported at recommended doses © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  9. 9. Gravol Tablets Overdosage ➔Sluggishness, paranoia, agitation, memory loss, increased blood pressure and heart rate, and difficulty swallowing and speaking ➔ Confusion, irrational behaviour, loss of muscle co-ordination, high fever and convulsions. Serious heart and breathing problems and coma can follow. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  10. 10. Gravol Tablets Possible Side Effects Drowsiness, Dizziness, Symptoms of dry mouth, nausea, lassitude, excitation and nervousness are the commonly reported side effects © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  11. 11. Gravol Tablets More Information Gravol is manufactured by Wallace Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd, India For more information click here © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland

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