Medicine Overview of Phenamin Injection
Uses of Phenamin Injection
Phenamin 25mg Injection is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
Side effects of Phenamin Injection
How to use Phenamin Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Phenamin Injection works
Phenamin 25mg 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 Phenamin Injection
Expert advice for Phenamin Injection
- Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Phenamin, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
Special precautions for Phenamin 25mg Injection
Phenamin 25mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Phenamin 25mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Phenamin 25mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
For prolonged use and repeated doses of Phenamin 25mg Injection, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness....
For prolonged use and repeated doses of Phenamin 25mg Injection, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness.
Phenamin 25mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir+more
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Phenamin 25mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Phenamin 25mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.+more
However, caution is advised in patients with severe kidney disease as it may cause excessive sleepiness in them....
However, caution is advised in patients with severe kidney disease as it may cause excessive sleepiness in them.
Phenamin 25mg Injection should be used with caution in patie+more
nts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Phenamin 25mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg/5ml Suspension
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.
Frequently asked questions for Phenamin 25mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Promethazine
Phenamin 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
Q. Can I take Phenamin for a hangover/sore throat/ nausea/stomach flu/cramps/toothache/ headache/ cough/pain?
Phenamin 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
Phenamin may cause these side effects which are not serious. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.