Emigan 5mg Injection

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Composition for Emigan 5mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
5
₹2.5/Injection
2 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Emigan Injection

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Uses of Emigan Injection

Emigan 5mg Injection is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Emigan Injection

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Emigan Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Emigan Injection works

Emigan 5mg injection is an antihistamine. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Emigan Injection

Expert advice for Emigan Injection

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Emigan, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Emigan 5mg Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Emigan 5mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Emigan 5mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Emigan 5mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

For prolonged use and repeated doses of Emigan 5mg Injection, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness.
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Driving
Emigan 5mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Emigan 5mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Emigan 5mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

However, caution is advised in patients with severe kidney disease as it may cause excessive sleepiness in them.
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Liver
CAUTION
Emigan 5mg Injection should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Emigan 5mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg/5ml Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Promethazine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Emigan 5mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Promethazine

Emigan is antihistaminic drug and not a narcotic/opiate/pain killer. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
No, it is available with doctor's prescription only
Emigan is used for treatment of symptoms of allergies, but not used for hangover, sore throat, stomach flu, cramps, toothache, headache and cough. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take promethazine with Nyquil/ codeine and ibuprofen/ Tylenol/ oxycodone/ Benadryl/ Dayquil/ Zofran/codeine and Nyquil/Xanax?
Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of promethazine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does promethazine/Promethazine VC have codeine in it?
No, it does not contain codeine in it
Emigan may cause these side effects which are not serious. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.
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Substitutes for Emigan

No substitutes found for this medicine
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