Phenergan 25mg tablet
Phenergan 25mg tablet used in the treatment of nausea and vomiting related to certain conditions like before/after surgery or motion sickness. It may also be used to treat allergic conditions such as rash, itching, and runny nose.
Phenergan 25mg tablet contains a medicine called promethazine hydrochloride. This belongs to a group of medicines called phenothiazines. It works by blocking a natural substance (histamine) that your body makes during an allergic reaction. It also works directly on the brain to help you feel more relaxed.
Promethazine has a variety of medical uses, including:
Sedation, nausea and vomiting association with anesthesia or chemotherapy. It is commonly used postoperatively as an antiemetic. The antiemetic activity increases with increased dosing; however, side effects also increase, which often limits maximal dosing.
For moderate to severe morning sickness and hyperemesis gravidarum: In the UK, promethazine is drug of first choice, being preferred as an older drug with which there is a greater experience of use in pregnancy (second in line being metoclopramide or prochlorperazine).
For allergies such as hay fever and together with other medications in anaphylaxis, to aid with symptoms of the common cold, motion sickness, hemolytic disease of the newborn, anxiety before surgery
It is used to treat allergy symptoms such as itching, runny nose, sneezing, itchy or watery eyes, hives, and itchy skin rashes
Patients using Phenergan 25mg tablet may at times experience drowsiness, impaired reactions, dizziness, and photosensitivity (sensitivoty to light). If you experience any of these symptoms for a long period of time, consult your doctor immediately.
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