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Vertigo Tx:

_1_
*A_2_, B_3_ (mezlizine)
*Effective 12.5-25 mg q 6
*mechanism unknown, poss.
due to _4_ effect

SE
*_5_
*_6_
*_7_ _7_
1. Antihistamines
2. antivert
3. bonine
4. anticholinergic

5. sedation
6. dry mouth
7. urinary retention
Vertigo Tx:

Benzodiazepine:
*_1_, _2_ & others
*can use _3_ in _4_ ER
setting
*Use _5_ mg _6_ prn
*_7_, risk of _8_
*also has _9_ effects
1. Valium
2. diazepam
3. IV
4. acute
5. five
6. QID
7. sedation
8. addiction
9. anticholinergic
Vertigo Tx:

_1_ (amitriptyline)
*tricyclic antidepressant w/
_2_ _3_ side effects
*Side Effects are _3_
*Dose: __4_mg at bedtime

(cause extreme sedation)
1. Elavil
2. strong
3. anticholinergic
4. 25-50
Vertigo Tx:

Antiemtics:
*_1_ (ondanstetron)
*_2_ (metoclopramide)!!
*_3_ (promethazine)
~_4_
~_5_ effects
~_6_ may give
extrapyramide
(parksonian) side effects
-tremor-
1.Zofran
2.Reglan
3.Phenergan
4.sedating
5.anticholinergic
6.Reglan
Menieres Disease aka
Endolymphatic hydrops

Caused by _1_ of the _2_
compartment of the _3_ ear

Tx aimed at _4_ endolymphatic
_5_
*_6_ restrictions
*_7_ (hydrochlorothiazide)
1. expansion
2. endolymphatic
3. inner
4. lowering
5. pressure
6. salt
7. diuretics