TEDYKOFF SYRUP

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Medicine Overview of TEDYKOFF SYRUP

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Uses of Promethazine

Promethazine is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Promethazine

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Promethazine

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 Tedykoff syrup at a fixed time.

How TEDYKOFF SYRUP works

Promethazine blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.
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Uses of Pholcodine

Pholcodine is used for dry cough.
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Side effects of Pholcodine

Common

Sweating, Headache, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Vomiting, Weakness, Dehydration, Lightheadedness, Nausea, Edema, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Anemia, Sedation, Constipation.

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How to use Pholcodine

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 Tedykoff syrup at a fixed time.

How TEDYKOFF SYRUP works

Pholcodine decreases the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

In Depth Information on TEDYKOFF SYRUP

Expert advice for Promethazine

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Promethazine, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.

Expert advice for Pholcodine

  • Do not use pholcodine, if you have liver or kidney diseases; any breathing problems or history of asthma.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery after taking pholcodine because you may feel drowsy or dizzy.
  • Avoid consumption of alcohol or other drugs that induce sleep (CNS depressant drugs) it will aggravate the effects of pholcodine in the brain (sedative effects).
  • Do consult your doctor before using hydroquinone if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for TEDYKOFF SYRUP
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Tedykoff syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tedykoff syrup 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.

Patients may experience fatigue and somnolence and they should avoid driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.

Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for TEDYKOFF SYRUP

Frequently asked questions for Promethazine

Q. Is promethazine or Promethazine DM syrup a narcotic/opiate/pain killer?
Promethazine is antihistaminic drug and not a narcotic/opiate/pain killer. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. Is promethazine over the counter?
No, it is available with doctor's prescription only
Q. Can I take promethazine for a hangover/sore throat/ nausea/stomach flu/cramps/toothache/ headache/ cough/pain?
Promethazine 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 promethazine or Promethazine DM make you sleepy/ get you high/make you tired?
Promethazine 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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Frequently asked questions for Pholcodine

Q. Is pholcodine the same as codeine?
No. Pholcodine and codeine are two different drugs that have similar uses (treatment of dry cough) and mechanism of action. Pholcodine has a lower tendency for drug dependence (addiction) and may be preferred in certain cases over codeine
Q. Does pholcodine make you drowsy?
Yes. Drowsiness is a side effect of pholcodine use.

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