- Diclegis® is a daily medication. Talk to your healthcare provider about what dose is right for you.
- Take Diclegis® every day as prescribed by your healthcare provider. Do not stop taking Diclegis® without talking to your healthcare provider first.
See the following schedule for the usual way to take Diclegis®:
Start with 2 tablets daily at bedtime. If symptoms persist, your healthcare provider may increase your dose to a maximum of 4 tablets daily.
|2 tablets at bedtime|
|1 in the morning|
Do not take more than 4 tablets (2 at bedtime, 1 in the morning and 1 mid-afternoon) in 1 day.
Take Diclegis® on an empty stomach with a glass of water.
Take Diclegis® tablets whole. Do not crush, chew, or break Diclegis® tablets before swallowing. If you cannot swallow Diclegis® tablets whole, tell your healthcare provider.
If you take too much Diclegis® (overdose), you may have the following symptoms: restlessness, dry mouth, the pupils of your eyes become larger (dilated), sleepiness, dizziness, confusion, fast heart rate, seizures, muscle pain or weakness and sudden and severe kidney problems. If you have these symptoms and they are severe, they may lead to death. Stop taking Diclegis®, call your healthcare provider or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away. For more information about overdose treatment, call your poison control center at 1-800-222-1222.