Brand name authorized in: South Africa
The drug ACULOID contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):
Cyclizine is a histamine H1 receptor antagonist of the piperazine class which is characterised by a low incidence of drowsiness. It possesses anticholinergic and antiemetic properties. The exact mechanism by which cyclizine can prevent or suppress both nausea and vomiting from various causes is unknown.
This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows: