1 Doxylamine And Pyridoxine (Oral Route): A Summary
Generic: Doxylamine And Pyridoxine (Oral Route)
Doxylamine (antihistamine) and pyridoxine (vitamin B6) combination are used for the treatment of nausea and vomiting in pregnant women whose symptoms have not been relieved by other therapies. This drug requires a prescription.
2 What to Know Before Using
Before taking this drug, the risks and benefits for your body should be discussed with your healthcare provider.
Inform your healthcare provider for any allergic reactions to these drugs or any other drugs, foods, dyes, preservatives, or animals.
Carefully read the label of non-prescription drugs for any possible allergic reaction or contraindications.
Studies in children regarding the relationship of age to the effects of doxylamine and pyridoxine combination have not been performed while safety and efficacy have not been established.
Data on the relationship of age to the effects of doxylamine and pyridoxine combination in geriatric patients are still unavailable. Increased risks of fetal abnormalities have not been reported in studies of pregnant women.
Infant risk is still undetermined when using this drug during breastfeeding. Discuss with your healthcare professional about the potential risks and benefits of taking this drug while breastfeeding.
Drugs should not be taken together to prevent any interactions but in necessary cases inquire your healthcare provider regarding the adjustments in dosage or any other necessary precautions to prevent any unwanted side effects.
Inform your healthcare professional if you are taking any other drugs such as:
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