Tiskytas Syrup

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Medicine Overview of Tiskytas Syrup

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Uses of Promethazine

Promethazine 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 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 Tiskytas Syrup at a fixed time.

How Tiskytas Syrup works

Promethazine 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.
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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 Tiskytas Syrup at a fixed time.

How Tiskytas Syrup works

Pholcodine is an opioid analgesic ( pain reliever). It works by decreasing the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

In Depth Information on Tiskytas 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 sleepiness or drowsiness.

Expert advice for Pholcodine

  • Use Pholcodine as instructed by your doctor. Never take in greater amounts or more often than prescribed.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Pholcodine, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Store opioid pain relievers in a safe place and out of reach of others.
Warnings
Special precautions for Tiskytas Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
Tiskytas Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tiskytas 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
No information is available on the use of Tiskytas Syrup dur
ing lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Tiskytas Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or de
crease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Tiskytas Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Tiskytas Syrup 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
Tiskytas Syrup should be used with caution in patients with
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tiskytas Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Tiskytas 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.

Substitutes for Tiskytas

No substitutes found for this medicine
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