Bonine

Generic Name: Meclizine HCl

  • What is this medication?

    Bonine is intended for preventing and treating nausea, vomiting, or dizziness related to motion sickness.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Bonine?

    Do not use this product in children under the age of 12 unless directed by a doctor.

    Do not take this product unless directed by a doctor if you have a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis; glaucoma; or difficulty urinating due to prostate gland enlargement.

    Do not take this product if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers unless you first talk to your doctor.

    When using this product, do not take more than the recommended dosage.

    Drowsiness may occur. Avoid alcoholic drinks. Alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness. Be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery when using this product.

    Keep this product out of the reach of children. In the event of an overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center immediately.

  • Should I talk to my doctor before taking Bonine?

    Ask a health professional before using this product if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • What are the possible side effects of Bonine?

    When using this product, drowsiness may occur. Avoid alcoholic drinks. Alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness.

    Side effects cannot always be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.

  • What should I avoid while taking Bonine?

    When using this product, avoid drinking alcoholic beverages.
  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Bonine?

    When using this product, alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness.

    If Bonine is taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. Always check with your doctor before combining Bonine with any other medication.

  • What is the usual dosage of Bonine?

    Adults and children 12 years: Take 1 to 2 tablets once daily, or as directed by a doctor. The dosage should be taken one hour before starting travel.
  • How should I store Bonine?

    Store Bonine at room temperature.