ACULOID

Brand name authorized in: South Africa

Active ingredients

The drug ACULOID contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Cyclizine
UNII W0O1NHP4WE - CYCLIZINE HYDROCHLORIDE

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.

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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Cyclizine
R Respiratory system → R06 Antihistamines for systemic use → R06A Antihistamines for systemic use → R06AE Piperazine derivatives
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