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Chlorpheniramine Information

Chlorpheniramine Benefits & Uses

Chlorpheniramine is used to treat the following -

Chlorpheniramine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Chlorpheniramine


Chlorpheniramine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Chlorpheniramine is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Constipation Mild
  3. Dry Mouth Mild
  4. Dizziness दुर्लभ
  5. Dry throat
  6. Dry Skin
  7. Drowsiness
  8. Headache दुर्लभ
  9. Inability to Empty Bladder
  10. Loss of appetite
  11. Nasal congestion
  12. Chest Congestion
  13. Urine Retention

Chlorpheniramine Related Warnings

Is the use of Chlorpheniramine safe for pregnant women?

Chlorpheniramine is safe for pregnant women.


Is the use of Chlorpheniramine safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Chlorpheniramine on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Chlorpheniramine will cause side effects or not.


What is the effect of Chlorpheniramine on the Kidneys?

Chlorpheniramine is rarely harmful for kidney.


What is the effect of Chlorpheniramine on the Liver?

Chlorpheniramine is rarely harmful for liver.


What is the effect of Chlorpheniramine on the Heart?

Side effects of Chlorpheniramine rarely affect the heart.


Severe Interaction of Chlorpheniramine with Other Drugs

Chlorpheniramine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Chlorpheniramine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Chlorpheniramine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Glaucoma
  2. Asthma
  3. Heart Disease
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Liver Disease
  6. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

Frequently asked Questions about Chlorpheniramine

Is this Chlorpheniramine habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Chlorpheniramine has not been reported.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Chlorpheniramine.


Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Chlorpheniramine only as per your doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Chlorpheniramine is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.


Chlorpheniramine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Chlorpheniramine

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Chlorpheniramine together with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Chlorpheniramine

Taking alcohol with Chlorpheniramine can be dangerous.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 164,165