Promethazine

BreastfeedingGeriatricPediatric
  • TRADE NAMES: Anergan; Atosil; Bonnox; Closin; Goodnight; Histantil; Pentazine; Phenazine; Phenergan (Wyeth); Prometh-50; Prothiazine; Pyrethia
  • INDICATIONS: Allergic rhinitis, urticaria
  • CLASS: Histamine H1 receptor antagonist
  • HALF-LIFE: 10–14 hours
CLINICALLY IMPORTANT, POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS INTERACTIONS WITH:

Antihistamines, Arsenic, Chlorpheniramine, Dofetilide, Nalbuphine, Piperazine, Quinolones, Sparfloxacin, Zaleplon

PREGNANCY CATEGORY: C

Not for intra-arterial or subcutaneous injection and contra-indicated in comatose states.

RESPIRATORY DEPRESSION and SEVERE TISSUE INJURY, INCLUDING GANGRENE

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Our database has 48 adverse reactions for this drug across the following areas

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SKIN.
MUCOSAL.
CARDIOVASCULAR.
CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.
GASTROINTESTINAL/HEPATIC.
HEMATOLOGIC.
LOCAL.
NEUROMUSCULAR/SKELETAL.
OCULAR.
OTHER.


Page last updated 09/19/2018

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Incidence info

  • <1%
  • 1-5%
  • 5-10%
  • 10-15%
  • 15-20%
  • 20-30%
  • >30%

Seriousness info

  • Hospitalization possible
  • Life threatening
  • Fatal

Warnings in other populations info

  • Breast feeding
  • Geriatric
  • Pediatric
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