Generic Name - Promethazine
Category - Antihistaminic medication
Irregular heart beat.
Generic for Phenergan* is indicated to treat allergic symptoms and reactions such as itching, runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; hives; and itchy skin rashes. Promethazine (Generic for Phenergan*) is an antihistamine. It blocks the effects of the naturally occurring chemical histamine in your body.
Generic for Phenergan* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Phenergan* is contraindicated in patients, who are hypersensitive to this drug, medications that belong to this class of drugs or had an allergic reaction to it in the past.
Generic for Phenergan* should not be taken by patients who have a history of the following ailment conditions.
Epilepsy or another seizure disorders
Diagnosed with sleep apnea (periods of not breathing during sleep)
An ulcer or an obstruction in your stomach
Bladder problems or difficulty urinatig
High blood pressure or any type of heart disease or
There are a number of medications that interact with Generic for Phenergan*. It is important to take the doctor's counsel if you are taking any of the following.
Anticoagulants (blood thinners)
Other heart medicine
Generic for Phenergan* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of GenericPhenergan*
The usual recommended dosage of Generic for Phenergan* for allergy is 25 milligrams taken before bed; however, your doctor may have you take 12.5 milligrams before meals and before bed.
Generic for Phenergan* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Phenergan* side Effects include blurred vision, fainting spells, irregular heartbeat, palpitations or chest pain, muscle or facial twitches and nightmares, agitation, nervousness, excitability, not able to sleep.
This is not a complete list of all Side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Phenergan*.
Generic for Phenergan* and Pregnancy
Studies do not indicate whether Generic for Phenergan* will harm an unborn baby. Do not take Generic for Phenergan* without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant or if you are planning a pregnancy.
Generic for Phenergan* and Breastfeeding
It is not known whether Generic for Phenergan* passes into breast milk. Do not take Phenergan* without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Generic for Phenergan* and Pediatric
The safety of Phenergan* has not been established for children younger than 2 years of age. Not withstanding the age, it is best to talk to your doctor and seek medical opinion.
Generic for Phenergan* and Geriatric
Pediatric patients over 60 years of age, are more likely to experience side effects from Generic for Phenergan*. Do consult your doctor and seek medical advice.
The above information about Generic for Phenergan* serves as an information resource only and is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, examination, diagnosis and treatment. Always seek the counsel of your doctor, physician or pharmacist before starting any new treatment or making changes to existing therapy.