Wockhardt Promethazine Plain is a medication used for the relief of minor aches and pains, allergies, and other symptoms. It comes in various forms, including tablets, capsules, syrups, and injections. This article will discuss what you need to know about this medication, so you can make an informed decision when deciding whether or not it is the right choice for you.
What Is Wockhardt Promethazine Plain?
Wockhardt Promethazine Plain is an antihistamine that works by blocking the effects of histamine, a chemical your body produces during an allergic reaction. The medication also blocks acetylcholine (a neurotransmitter involved in processes such as memory and learning) to reduce nausea and vomiting. In addition, it blocks dopamine receptors to help with motion sickness.
Dosage & Side Effects
Wockhardt Promethazine Plain comes in various dosages depending on the form you choose to take it in. For example, the tablet form comes in 10mg or 25mg tablets. The dosage should be taken exactly as prescribed by your healthcare provider; do not exceed more than one dose every four hours or more than six doses per day. Common side effects include drowsiness, dizziness, headache, blurred vision and dry mouth/throat. Rare side effects may include fainting spells or mental/mood changes such as confusion or agitation. If any of these side effects occur while taking the medication, contact your healthcare provider immediately.
When To Take It
It is important to note that Wockhardt Promethazine Plain should only be taken when needed; do not take it if you do not have symptoms present that require treatment with this medication. Do not use this medication for longer than recommended by your healthcare provider as doing so could increase risk of side effects occurring such as drowsiness or dizziness which could impair your ability to drive or operate machinery safely. Additionally, do not use this medication if you are allergic to promethazine or any other ingredients found in this drug product; always read the label carefully before taking it to ensure that all ingredients listed are safe for you to use.