Dramin B6 is a medicine that is used to prevent and treat the symptoms of feeling sick and vomiting, especially in the case of pregnancy sickness or radiation therapy. It can also be used to prevent motion sickness while traveling by plane, boat or car.Darmin B6 contains Dimidohydrinate and Pyridoxine Hydrochloride and is made by Nycomed Laboratories and can be purchased from a pharmacy in the form of a drip bottle or tablet.
Dramin B6 Indications
Dramin B6 is indicated for the treatment and prevention of nausea, dizziness and vomiting in general. Therefore, it can be used in cases of pregnancy, labyrinthitis, pre and postoperative nausea and during radiation therapy, as well as to avoid nausea during travel by plane, car, boat or bus, for example.
Directions for use of Dramin B6
How Dramin B6 is used depends on each person’s weight and should therefore be used as follows:
- Children between 2 and 6 years: 1 drop / kg every 6 to 8 hours, not exceeding 60 drops in one day;
- Children between 6 and 12 years old: 1 drop / kg every 6 to 8 hours, not exceeding 120 drops in one day;
- Adults and children over 12 years: 1 drop / kg every 4 to 6 hours, not exceeding 320 drops in one day or 1 to 2 50 mg tablets every 4 hours, not exceeding 8 tablets per day.
The effect of Dramin B6 begins about 30 minutes after taking the medicine and lasts between 4 and 6 hours.
Dramin B6 Side Effects
Major side effects of Dramin B6 include drowsiness, headache and allergic skin reactions.
Dramin B6 Contraindications
Dramin B6 is contraindicated for children under 2 years of age and people with an allergy to the components of the formula, as well as for patients with porphyria, liver disease, asthma, glaucoma, chronic lung disease, difficulty breathing or difficulty urinating.