Polostan 2mg Tablet

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Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition for Polostan 2mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
26.18
₹2.62/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Polostan Tablet

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Uses of Polostan Tablet

Polostan 2mg Tablet is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Polostan Tablet

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Polostan 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Polostan 2mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Polostan Tablet works

Polostan 2mg tablet 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 Polostan Tablet

Expert advice for Polostan Tablet

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Polostan, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Polostan 2mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Polostan 2mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Polostan 2mg 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
Polostan 2mg 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 Polostan 2mg Tablet may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
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Driving
Polostan 2mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Polosta
n 2mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Polosta
n 2mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Medzol 1mg Injection, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Dexchlorpheniramine, 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 Polostan 2mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Dexchlorpheniramine

Q. Does dexchlorpheniramine or dexchlorpheniramine maleate cause increase in blood pressure/ drowsy/non drowsy/sedating/get you high/keep you awake/sleepiness/make you tired/weight gain?
Dexchlorpheniramine causing these side effects is common or rare. Always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects
Q. Is dexchlorpheniramine like Benadryl?
No, dexchlorpheniramine is different from Benadryl
Q. Is dexchlorpheniramine prescription?
Yes, it is available with doctor's prescription only
Q. Can I take dexchlorpheniramine with Panadol/cetirizine/Zyrtec/Allegra/ warfarin/diphenhydramine/ibuprofen/Claritin/guaifenesin/Benadryl?
Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of dexchlorpheniramine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.
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