Label: VERTICALM - meclizine hydrochloride tablet 

  • NDC Code(s): 52389-623-24
  • Packager: Alva-Amco Pharmacal Companies, Inc.
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

NOTE: Most over the counter (OTC) are not reviewed and approved by the FDA. However, they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Label Information

Updated 04/12

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  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Meclizine hydrochloride, 25 mg

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  • Purpose

    Anti-emetic

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  • Uses

    For the prevention and treatment of

    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • dizziness associated with motion sickness
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  • Warnings


    Do not use

    • in children under 12 years of age unless directed by a doctor.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
    • glaucoma
    • difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

    When using this product

    • drowsiness may occur
    • avoid alcoholic beverages
    • alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase the drowsiness effect
    • use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
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  • PREGNANCY OR BREAST FEEDING

    If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a health professional before use.

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  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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  • Directions

    • Read all package directions and warnings before use.
    • Use only as directed.
    • Adults: Swallow one (1) or two (2) tablets with water once daily or as directed by a doctor.
    • For use by normally healthy adults only.
    • Persons under 18 years of age should use only as directed by a doctor.
    • If you experience continuous or recurring symptoms, check with your doctor for appropriate diagnosis and treatment.
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  • Other information

    • **Contents sealed: Each Verticalm yellow, round shaped tablet bears the identfying mark "ALVA", and is sealed in a clear plastic blister with a foil backing.
    • Do not use if seal appears broken or if product contents do not match product description.
    • You may report serious side effects to the phone number provided under Questions? below.
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  • Inactive ingredients

    Corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, D&C Yellow No. 10 Lake, lactose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, silica, stearic acid.

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  • QUESTIONS

    Questions?  1-800-792-2582

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    VERTICALM 
    meclizine hydrochloride tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:52389-623
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    MECLIZINE HYDROCHLORIDE (MECLIZINE) MECLIZINE HYDROCHLORIDE 25 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    STARCH, CORN  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10  
    Lactose  
    Magnesium stearate  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE  
    Silicon dioxide  
    Stearic acid  
    Product Characteristics
    Color yellow (yellow) Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 9mm
    Flavor Imprint Code ALVA
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:52389-623-24 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 24 in 1 BLISTER PACK
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part336 04/16/2012
    Labeler - Alva-Amco Pharmacal Companies, Inc. (042074856)
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