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Overview

Uses of Famol M Syrup
Famol M Syrup is used in the treatment of common cold symptoms.
Famol M Syrup side effects
Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Allergic reaction
How to use Famol M Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Famol M Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Famol M Syrup works
Famol M Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Paracetamol / Acetaminophen and Promethazine which relieve common cold symptoms. Paracetamol is an analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever reducer). It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that are responsible for pain and fever. Promethazine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing.
Famol M Syrup related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Paracetamol / Acetaminophen+Promethazine with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Famol M Syrup 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.
Lactation
Famol M Syrup 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 Famol M Syrup, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness.
Driving
Famol M Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Famol M Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Famol M Syrup 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.
Liver
CAUTION
Famol M Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Famol M Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Famol M Syrup
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 28th Sep 2018.
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