Medicine Overview of Proz Tablet
Side effects of Proz Tablet
How to use Proz 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. Proz 25mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Proz Tablet works
Proz 25mg 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 Proz Tablet
Expert advice for Proz Tablet
- Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Proz, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
Special precautions for Proz 25mg Tablet
Proz 25mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Proz 25mg Tablet 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.
Proz 25mg Tablet 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 Proz 25mg Tablet, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness....
For prolonged use and repeated doses of Proz 25mg Tablet, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness.
Proz 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Proz 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Proz 25mg Tablet 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.
Proz 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit+more
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Proz 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Alicin 200mg Suspension, Azivent 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 Proz 25mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Promethazine
Proz 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 Proz for a hangover/sore throat/ nausea/stomach flu/cramps/toothache/ headache/ cough/pain?
Proz 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
Proz may cause these side effects which are not serious. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.