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Prometh 25 mg Tablet

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Composition for Prometh 25 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Prometh 25 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Prometh Tablet

Uses of Prometh Tablet

Prometh 25 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of nausea and vomiting. It is also used for short-term treatment of insomnia (difficulty sleeping) in adults and as a sedative in children aged 5 years and above.

Prometh Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effect of Prometh is Sleepiness.

How to use Prometh 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. Prometh 25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Prometh Tablet works

Prometh 25 mg Tablet is an antiallergic medication. When your body is exposed to an allergen (pollen, animal dander, house dust etc.), it produces a chemical called histamine. This causes watery eyes, runny or blocked nose, sneezing, skin rashes, itching etc. Prometh 25 mg Tablet works by blocking the action of histamine, thereby relieving these symptoms. It also works directly on several areas of the brain to prevent nausea/vomiting and help you feel more relaxed.

In Depth Information on Prometh Tablet

Expert advice for Prometh Tablet

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Prometh 25 mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
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Prometh Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Prometh Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Prometh 25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Prometh 25 mg Tablet 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
Prometh 25 mg Tablet 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 Prometh 25 mg Tablet, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness.
Driving
Prometh 25 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Prometh 25 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Prometh 25 mg Tablet 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
Prometh 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Prometh 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Prometh Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Prometh 25 mg Tablet, 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 about Prometh Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Promethazine

Q. Is Prometh or Prometh DM syrup a narcotic/opiate/pain killer?
Prometh is antihistaminic drug and not a narcotic/opiate/pain killer. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. Is Prometh over the counter?
No, it is available with doctor's prescription only
Q. Can I take Prometh for a hangover/sore throat/ nausea/stomach flu/cramps/toothache/ headache/ cough/pain?
Prometh 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
Q. Does Prometh or Prometh DM make you sleepy/ get you high/make you tired?
Prometh may cause these side effects which are not serious. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Prometh with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Prometh with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin
Prometh with Zafirlukast
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zafirlukast: Zuvair
Prometh with Spiramycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin, Macromycin, Spiratox
Prometh with Lorazepam
MODERATE
Prometh with Nitrazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Konit, Zipam, Enzed, Nitrosh, Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent
Prometh with Hyoscyamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Hyoscyamine: Eupep
Prometh with Etizolam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etizom, Etimax, Etezole, Etilax, Etirest, Etimark, Etizep, Etilaam, Solopose, Lam ET, Suprabenz, Sylkam
Prometh with Diazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Dizapam, Zeopse, Karpam, Osopose, Peptica, Placidox, Anxol, D P M
Prometh with Univestin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Univestin: Uniortho
Prometh with Chlordiazepoxide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Equblam, Zepox, Raipox, Equiliser, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel
Prometh with Clobazam
MODERATE
Prometh with Flurazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Flurazepam: Nindral
Prometh with Rifampicin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom, Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin
Prometh with Midazolam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast, Fulsed, Midosed, Midzee

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