Hearing management

Posted by: Katja | 2011/08/22


Vertigo medication


My mom was recently diagnosed with positional vertigo. The ENT specialist prescribed Serc24 tablets. She has been taking the tablets twice a day, one in the morning and one at night. We went to another specialist who advised that she should stop taking the tablets and do certain head manoeuvres instead. should she stop taking the tablets or can we reduce the dosage to one tablet a day?

Thank you

Expert's Reply


Hearing Expert

Hi Katja!

With regard to the information presented, it is best to advise after consult with a patient. Based on the information presented it is advised that you consider a multidisciplinary approach with regard to your mom's current condition. Hence, the continuation of medictaion and dosage thereof should be discussed with the initial ENT specialist, who would advise in regard to the possible vestibular rehabilitation currently being conducted.

Kind regards,


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