Medicine Overview of Prompt Syrup
Side effects of Prompt Syrup
How to use Prompt Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Prompt 5mg Syrup at a fixed time.
How Prompt Syrup works
Prompt 5mg syrup is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions. It also works directly on the brain to help you feel more relaxed.
In Depth Information on Prompt Syrup
Expert advice for Prompt Syrup
- Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Prompt, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
Special precautions for Prompt 5mg Syrup
Prompt 5mg Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Prompt 5mg Syrup 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.
Prompt 5mg Syrup 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 Prompt 5mg Syrup, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness....
For prolonged use and repeated doses of Prompt 5mg Syrup, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness.
Prompt 5mg Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Prompt 5mg Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Prompt 5mg Syrup 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.
Prompt 5mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients wit+more
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Prompt 5mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Azita 500mg Tablet
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 Prompt 5mg Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Promethazine
Prompt 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 Prompt for a hangover/sore throat/ nausea/stomach flu/cramps/toothache/ headache/ cough/pain?
Prompt 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
Prompt may cause these side effects which are not serious. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.
Substitutes for Prompt Syrup
Promeron 5mg Syrup
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₹0.08/ml of Syrup
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Phenamin 5mg Syrup
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Phenzee 5mg Syrup
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Premagan 5mg Syrup
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