What is Migarid (Flunarizine) used for?
Migarid 10 (Flunarizine) is used to treat with migraine headaches either with or without aura. It is proven to successfully treat existing attacks by reducing their severity, as well as to prevent migraines from occurring in advance. It is worth noting that this medication will not help acute migraine headaches. In some rare circumstances this medication may be prescribed to treat vertigo or epilepsy.
How should I use Migarid (Flunarizine)?
A typical dosage for adults is 10mg a day, taken every evening, with or without food. If after approximately 6 to 8 weeks of correct use you notice no affects from the medication, consult with your physician for further advice to determine the best course of action to take.
What are the side effects of Migarid (Flunarizine)?
Notify your physician of all side effects you experience, doing so promptly if any persist or worsen. Side effects associated with Migarid 10 (Flunarizine) include:
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Migarid 10 (Flunarizine). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallow.