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Uses of Doxylamine
Doxylamine is used in the treatment of:
- Rhinitis, Allergic, Perennial
- Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Doxylamine Brand Names
Doxylamine may be found in some form under the following brand names:
Doxylamine Drug Class
Doxylamine is part of the drug class:
This is not a complete list of Doxylaminedrug interactions. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Doxylamine and Pregnancy
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
The FDA categorizes medications based on safety for use during pregnancy. Five categories - A, B, C, D, and X, are used to classify the possible risks to an unborn baby when a medication is taken during pregnancy.
Doxylamine falls into category B:
There are no well-done studies that have been done in humans with Doxylamine. But in animal studies, pregnant animals were given this medication, and the babies did not show any medical issues related to this medication.
In animal studies, pregnant animals were given Doxylamine, and some babies had problems. But in human studies, pregnant women were given this medication and their babies did not have any problems related to this medication.
Take doxylamine exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.
The Doxylamine dose your doctor recommends will be based on the following (use any or all that apply):
- the condition being treated
- other medical conditions you have
- other medications you are taking
- how you respond to this medication
- your weight
- your height
- your age
- your gender
Doxylamine is available in the following doses:
- Doxylamine 25 Mg Oral Tablet
- Doxylamine 5 Mg Oral Tablet, Chewable
- Doxylamine Compounding Powder
Forms of Medication
Doxylamine is available in the following forms:
- Oral Capsule
- Oral Solution
- Oral Suspension
- Oral Tablet
- Prefilled Applicator