Dixarit tablets contains the active ingredient Clonidine. This belongs to a group of medicine called Vasodilators. Vasodilators widen the blood vessels and this helps the blood to flow more easily. Dixarit tablets are used to prevent migraine attacks and similar types of headache. It is also used to prevent hot flushes that may happen in women during the menopause.
Take Dixarit exactly as your doctor has told you. Take this medication by mouth. The usual starting dose is 50mg (two tablets), two times a day. If necessary after two weeks, your doctor may increase the dose to 75mg (three tablets), two times a day. Do not exceed the stated dose.
The active ingredient is Clonidine Hydrochloride. Each tablet contains 25mg.
The other ingredients are Calcium Hydrogen Phosphate Amhydrous, Lactose Monohydrate, Maize Starch, Colloidal Anhydrous Silica, Povidone, Maize Starch Soluble, Indigo Carmine (E132), Magnesium Stearate, Sucrose, Talc, Acacia, Titanium Dioxide (E171), Macrogol, Carnauba Wax and White Beeswax.
A medicine is only made available to the public if the clinical trials have shown that the benefits of taking the medicine outweigh the risks.
Once a medicine has been licensed, information on the medicine's effects, both intended and unintended, is continuously recorded and updated.
Some side-effects may be serious while others may only be a mild inconvenience.
Everyone's reaction to a medicine is different. It is difficult to predict which side-effects you will have from taking a particular medicine, or whether you will have any side-effects at all. The important thing is to tell your prescriber or pharmacist if you are having problems with your medicine.
Very common: More than 1 in 10 people who take Dixarit
- a drop in blood pressure on standing or sitting up
- dry mouth
- feeling dizzy
Common: More than 1 in 100 people who take Dixarit
- erectile dysfunction
- pain in salivary glands
- sleeping problems
Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Take as directed by your doctor. Do not take Dixarit if you are pregnant or breast feeding, allergic to any of the ingredients, have a slow heart rate due to heart problems. Talk to your doctor before taking is you have Raynauds disease, heart or kidney problems, ever had depression, constipation, nerve disorder or taking any other medication. Dixart contains Lactose and Sucrose.
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