Propazine Tablet

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Composition for Propazine NA Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Propazine Tablet

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Uses of Propazine Tablet

Propazine Tablet is used in the treatment of nausea, vomiting and allergic disorders.
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.
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Side effects of Propazine Tablet

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Propazine 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 Propazine Tablet at a fixed time.

How Propazine Tablet works

Propazine tablet 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 Propazine Tablet

Expert advice for Propazine Tablet

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

Frequently asked questions for Propazine NA Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Promethazine

Propazine 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
Propazine 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
Propazine may cause these side effects which are not serious. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.
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Substitutes for Propazine

No substitutes found for this medicine
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