PIRITON 4MG TABLET

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Medicine Overview of Piriton Tablet

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Uses of Piriton Tablet

PIRITON 4MG TABLET is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Piriton Tablet

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Piriton Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. PIRITON 4MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Piriton Tablet works

Piriton 4mg tablet is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Piriton Tablet

Expert advice for Piriton Tablet

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Piriton, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for PIRITON 4MG TABLET
Alcohol
CAUTION
PIRITON 4MG TABLET may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
PIRITON 4MG TABLET is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
PIRITON 4MG TABLET is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Larger doses or prolonged use of PIRITON 4MG TABLET may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
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Driving
PIRITON 4MG TABLET may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
PIRITON 4MG TABLET is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of PIRITON 4MG TABLET may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Use of PIRITON 4MG TABLET may cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of PIRITON
4MG TABLET in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Azita 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Chlorpheniramine, 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Piriton 4mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Chlorpheniramine

Q. Does chlorpheniramine or chlorpheniramine maleate cause increase in blood pressure/ drowsy/non drowsy/sedating/get you high/keep you awake/sleepiness/make you tired/weight gain?
Chlorpheniramine causing these side effects is common or rare. Always consult your doctor, if you experience any of these side effects
Q. Is chlorpheniramine like Benadryl?
No, chlorpheniramine is different from Benadryl
Q. Is chlorpheniramine prescription?
Yes, it is available with doctor’s prescription only
Q. Can I take chlorpheniramine or chlorpheniramine maleate with Panadol/ cetirizine /Zyrtec/ Allegra/ warfarin/ diphenhydramine/ ibuprofen/Claritin/guaifenesin/Benadryl?
Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of chlorpheniramine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does chlorpheniramine contain aspirin?
No, it does not contain aspirin in it. Chlorpheniramine is a different drug than aspirin.
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