Diclectin (Doxylamine/pyridoxine hcl) from Maple Leaf Medications.
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What is Diclectin used for?
Diclectin, with the generic name Doxylamine and Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, is an oral prescription medication used to treat nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, also called “morning sickness”. This is classified as an antihistamine and a vitamin B6 derivative.
This is available in Diclectin 10mg/10mg tablets.
How does Diclectin work?
This oral tablet is a combination of two active ingredients.
Doxylamine inhibits histaminergic signaling in the medulla of the brain, where the vomiting center is. Pyridoxine, a B-vitamin, is also being supplied in the body as lack of it may also be a factor that also causes nausea and vomiting among pregnant women.
How to use Diclectin
It is important to read the full medicine guide prior to taking this product for the first time. Know how to administer this tablet and all its possible effects. Talk to your doctor or healthcare provider if you have other concerns regarding this medication.
This oral tablet is usually prescribed two tablets at bedtime. If the case of nausea and vomiting during pregnancy is severe, an additional one tablet in the morning and one tablet at noon. Do not increase your Diclectin dose. Swallow the entire tablet without crushing, cutting, or chewing it.
Diclectin Side Effects
Common side effects:
- Dry mouth, nose, and throat
- Trouble sleeping
The adverse effects caused by this product should only be mild. If they become a cause of concern or if they persist, you should talk to your physician. Further, you should also report severe or serious side effects, including:
- Irregular heartbeat
- Abdominal pain
- Difficulty urinating
Precautions when using Diclectin
Taking this combination tablet is contraindicated for pregnant women with stomach ulcers, digestive tract blockage, urinary tract problems, asthma, and narrow-angle glaucoma. You should also be cautious with using other prescription and nonprescription medications as they may cause drug interactions.
Do not use this prescription drug if you have a known allergy to doxylamine, pyridoxine, or other B-vitamin derivatives. Signs of severe allergic reactions are swelling of the face, severe dizziness, itching, hives, and trouble breathing. This reaction would usually require emergency attention.
This type of drug is safe to use during pregnancy and lactation.
How much does Diclectin cost in Canada?
Please check the price of this oral tablet from the information above. You may order this tablet from MapleLeafMeds.com, an online Canadian pharmacy verified by the Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA).
Frequently Asked Questions
Does Diclectin have side effects?
Yes, similar to other oral medications, this product can cause certain undesirable effects. Since it contains an anticholinergic, it may cause dry mouth, constipation, and drowsiness, among others.
How long does it take for Diclectin to kick in?
This prescription drug does not work right away. It could take about four to six hours before it relieves nausea and vomiting.
Does Diclectin make you sleepy?
This oral tablet may cause drowsiness or sleepiness, which is why this is usually prescribed at bedtime. However, it may also cause trouble sleeping.
Can I take Diclectin with prenatal vitamins?
There are no interactions between doxylamine/pyridoxine HCl and prenatal vitamins. It is okay to administer these medications together.
When is the best time to take Diclectin medication?
This medication is usually prescribed at bedtime. However, if it should only be taken as necessary, you must take it 4 to 6 hours before your episodes of nausea and vomiting occur.
How much Diclectin can I take a day?
The limit of the daily dose of Diclectin is four tablets in a day. Do not take more than the recommended dose, which can lead to undesirable effects.
Is Diclectin over the counter?
A prescription is always necessary when purchasing this oral medication. This will be required when purchasing the product, even in online pharmacies.
Maple Leaf Medications has provided information from third parties intended to increase awareness and does not contain all the information about Diclectin (Doxylamine/pyridoxine hcl). Talk to your doctor or a qualified medical practitioner for medical attention, advice, or if you have any concerns about Diclectin (Doxylamine/pyridoxine hcl).