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Perilin Injection

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Perilin Injection

Perilin Injection side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Diarrhea
  • Restlessness
  • Depression
  • Stiffness
  • Tremor
  • Decreased blood pressure

How to use Perilin Injection

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

How Perilin Injection works

Perilin Injection is a prokinetic. It works on the region in the brain that controls vomiting. It also acts on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines, allowing food to move more easily through the stomach.

Perilin Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Perilin Injection may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Perilin Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Perilin Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Perilin Injection may cause drowsiness, dizziness, dyskinesia and dystonias which could affect the vision and may interfere with the ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Perilin Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Perilin Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Perilin Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Perilin Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Perilin Injection?

If you miss a dose of Perilin Injection, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Perilin Injection helps relieve nausea and vomiting.
  • It is usually given as an injection into a vein or muscle by your doctor.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Perilin Injection as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever, or stomach pain that does not go away.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Perilin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Pramipex
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Kopram, Ecit, Escnx
MODERATE
Brand(s): Flotin, Serodep, Fluxen
MODERATE
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zosert
MODERATE
Brand(s): Vandol, Amidol, Tempsol
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Perilin

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No appetite for food and if a meal is eaten mostly develops indigestion , nausea , vomiting and at times has loose motions.
Dr. Kunal Parasar
Gastroenterologist
Get yourself evaluated properly by gastroenterologist
Suffering from dyspepsia since 10 days, gall bladder is removed in 1995, indigestion , nausea and sometime abdomen pain. Please guide me proper medication
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
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FAQs

Q. Is Perilin safe to use?

Perilin is safe if used in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. How long can I take Perilin for?

Always take your medicines for a duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. Does Perilin work?

Perilin works if taken for the right indication for a prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.

Q. Does Perilin cause diarrhea?

Diarrhea is a common side effect of Perilin. Please consult your doctor if you experience diarrhea after taking Perilin.

Q. Does Perilin make you sleepy?

Somnolence (sleepiness) is a common side effect of Perilin. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive sleepiness after taking Perilin.

Q. Does Perilin need prescription?

Yes, Perilin is a prescription medicine and a prescription is needed for buying it.

Q. Does Perilin make you feel tired?

Perilin can make you feel tired. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness after taking Perilin.

Q. Does Perilin affect birth control pills?

Perilin does not affect the action of birth control pills (oral contraceptive pills). These can be taken together. However, talk to your doctor and take your medicines as advised.

Q. Does Perilin potentiate opioid?

Perilin potentiates only the sedative (sleep-inducing) effect of opioids. Use of Perilin with an opioid can limit your ability to drive or operate any machine. Talk to your doctor before taking them together.

Q. Does Perilin work for morning sickness?

Perilin can help in relieving morning sickness. However, this is not an approved indication for its use. There are other medicines also available to treat morning sickness. Consult a doctor if you need treatment for morning sickness as you should not take any medicine during pregnancy without consulting a doctor.

Q. Does Perilin cause constipation?

Perilin does not cause constipation. Please consult your doctor if you experience constipation while taking Perilin as it may be due to some other underlying condition.

Q. Can I take Perilin with ranitidine?

Perilin can be taken with ranitidine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin with paracetamol?

Perilin can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin with ibuprofen?

Perilin can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin with antibiotics?

Perilin can be taken with antibiotics. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin with tramadol?

Perilin can be taken with tramadol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin with loperamide?

Perilin can be taken with loperamide. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin with hyoscine?

Perilin can be taken with hyoscine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin with diazepam?

Perilin taken along with diazepam can increase sedation (sleepiness). You would need to be more cautious while taking this combination as this may affect your driving and if you are operating any machines. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin with ciprofloxacin?

Perilin can be taken with ciprofloxacin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Perilin for nausea?

Perilin is an antiemetic. It works on a part of your brain that prevents you from feeling sick (nausea) or being sick (vomiting). It is used to prevent delayed nausea and vomiting that may occur after chemotherapy or caused by radiotherapy and to treat nausea and vomiting including that which may occur with a migraine.

Q. Is Perilin an over the counter (OTC) product?

Perilin is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It belongs to a class of prescription medicines.

Q. Is Perilin a steroid?

Perilin is not a steroid. It is an antiemetic.

Q. Is Perilin an opiate?

Perilin is not an opiate. It is an antiemetic.

Q. Is Perilin used for a headache?

Perilin is not used for the treatment of a headache. It is used to treat nausea and vomiting which may occur with a migraine headache.

Q. Is Perilin addictive?

Perilin is not addictive. It has not been reported to have any habit-forming potential.

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