Promethazine

What is Promethazine?

Promethazine is a neuroleptic medication and first-generation antihistamine of the phenothiazine family. The drug has strong sedative and weak antipsychotic effects. It also reduces motion sickness and has antiemetic and anticholinergic properties. In some countries it is prescribed for insomnia when benzodiazepines are contraindicated.

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I have just had a report through from a doctor from a Personality Disorder team and has put at the bottom of the last page PRN promethazine 10mg BD...

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Please upload the report if possible.

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Hello
Welcome here.

It would be great if you can upload the report in its...

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Hi Doctor,
My daughter is approx 11 weeks old.
Someone in family has recommended to give syrup Phenergan (Promethazine syrup I.P.) to her for her...

doctor1 MD

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Please do not give - not safe in this age

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Hi.... please do not give promethazine in this age. It is not licensed and...

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I took a tramadol 3.5 hours ago. Could I take half ptomethazine?

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Considerations

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hello and thank you for sending the question.

I would not take promethazine at this time. Both of...

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