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Meclicot Side Effects

Generic name: meclizine

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Jun 21, 2024.

Note: This document contains side effect information about meclizine. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Meclicot.

Applies to meclizine: oral tablet, oral tablet chewable.

Serious side effects of Meclicot

Along with its needed effects, meclizine (the active ingredient contained in Meclicot) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking meclizine:

Incidence not known

Other side effects of Meclicot

Some side effects of meclizine may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.

Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:


Incidence not known

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to meclizine: compounding powder, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable.

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Drowsiness, headache[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Anaphylactoid reaction[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Dry mouth, vomiting[Ref]


Rare (less than 0.1%): Blurred vision[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Fatigue[Ref]


1. (2001) "Product Information. Antivert (meclizine)." Roerig Division

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.