Content Details
Written By
PhD (Pharmacology), PGDPRA
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated on:
08 May 2019 | 10:23 AM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Sun Preg Tablet

Sun Preg Tablet side effects

Common
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Constipation
  • Lightheadedness
  • Drowsiness

How to use Sun Preg 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. Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Sun Preg Tablet works

Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Doxylamine and vitamin B6 (pyridoxine), which treats nausea and vomiting associated with pregnancy. Doxylamine is an antihistamine which works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (histamine), thereby controlling nausea, vomiting, and dizziness. Pyridoxine (vitamin B6) is a form of vitamin B which possesses anti-nausea properties.

Sun Preg Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
SAFE
Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet is safe to use during pregnancy.
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Lactation
Sun Preg 10mg/10mg 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 Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
Driving
Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet
₹5.7/Tablet
Doxinate Tablet
Maneesh Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹5.74/Tablet
1% costlier
Nosic 10mg/10mg Tablet
Indoco Remedies Ltd
₹4.43/Tablet
save 22%
Act Nvp Tablet
Akumentis Healthcare Ltd
₹7/Tablet
23% costlier
Pregnidoxin NU 10mg Tablet
Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
₹4.32/Tablet
save 24%
Pregdox 10mg/10mg Tablet
Rekvina Laboratories Ltd
₹4.05/Tablet
save 29%

Expert Advice

  • Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet helps treat nausea and vomiting in pregnant women.
  • Take it on an empty stomach with a glass of water.
  • Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet may cause dizziness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Do not take Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet with other sedating medications such as those for cough and cold as the combination could worsen dizziness leading to falls or other accidents.
  • Do not take Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet while breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Sun Preg

arrow
Sir Namaste Sir I am pregnant and I have to gain weight ,because my weight is very less,so kindly please give me suggestion,thanks
Dr. Ankur Kumar Tanwar
Ayurveda
Use preg utero of sandu safe in pregnancy
I normally get my period around 18 of every month but this month I still haven't got it, when can I take pregnancy test?
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
You can take preg test now
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet?

FAQs

Q. What is Sun Preg?

Sun Preg is a combination of two medicines: Doxylamine and Vitamin B6. This medicine is used to treat nausea and vomiting in pregnant women whose symptoms have not improved after changing their diet or using other non-medicine treatments. Doxylamine works by blocking the action of certain natural substances in the body that may cause nausea and vomiting. Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) is given as the deficiency of Vitamin B6 in the body could also be a factor in causing nausea and vomiting during pregnancy.

Q. Can the use of Sun Preg cause drowsiness or sleepiness?

Yes, one of the common side effect of Sun Preg is drowsiness. Do not drive, operate heavy machinery or engage in other activities that need your full attention. Do not drink alcohol or take any medicines that may depress the central nervous system like cough and cold medicines, certain pain medicines, and medicines that help you sleep, while you are taking Sun Preg. Severe drowsiness can happen or become worse and may cause falls or accidents.

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Sun Preg?

The use of Sun Preg is considered to be harmful for patients with known allergy to any of the components or excipients of this medicine. Tell your doctor about all of your medical conditions before taking Sun Preg.

Q. Can I breastfeed while taking Sun Preg?

No, it is not advisable to breastfeed while using Sun Preg. This medicine can pass into the breast milk and may harm the baby. Inform your doctor that you are breastfeeding if you are advised to take this medicine.

Q. Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of this medicine?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose of Sun Preg can cause increased side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of nausea or vomiting which is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. What is the storage condition for the Sun Preg?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
References
  1. MedlinePlus. Doxylamine and Pyridoxine. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Doxylamine. Chippenham, Wiltshire: Alliance Pharmaceuticals; 2018. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Matok I, Clark S, Caritis S, et al. Studying the antiemetic effect of vitamin B6 for morning sickness: pyridoxine and pyridoxal are prodrugs. J Clin Pharmacol. 2014;54(12):1429-33. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Availoable from:External Link
  4. Medscape. Doxylamine. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Pune, Maharashtra, India
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Sun Preg 10mg/10mg Tablet. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
Best Price
₹45.6
MRP57  Get 20% OFF
This price is valid only on the orders above ₹500
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART
Additional offers
Amazon Pay: Win up to ₹200 on minimum order value of ₹100 | Valid once per user from 1 August to 31 August
Show more show_more

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
+91
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine and all labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Enjoy 20% off on allopathy medicines, up to 50% off on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mg
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.