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  1. Emispan H Benefits & Uses
  2. Emispan H Dosage & How to Take
  3. Emispan H Side Effects
  4. Emispan H Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Emispan H with Other Drugs
  6. Emispan H Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Emispan H
  8. Emispan H Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Emispan H Benefits & Uses

Emispan H is used to treat the following -

  1. Common Cold Primary
  2. Allergy Primary
  3. Headache Primary
  4. Runny Nose Primary

Emispan H 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 Emispan H

Promethazine
Paracetamol

Emispan H Side Effects

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

  1. Hypersensitivity
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Jaundice Common
  4. Difficulty breathing
  5. Difficulty sleeping
  6. Confusion
  7. Shaking hands or tremor
  8. Skin Rash Common
  9. Blurred vision
  10. Drowsiness

Emispan H Related Warnings

Is the use of Emispan H safe for pregnant women?

The effects of Emispan H on pregnant women are unknown since no research has been done to ascertain it yet.

Unknown

Is the use of Emispan H safe during breastfeeding?

There is no research available on the side effects of Emispan H in breastfeeding women. Therefore, its impact is unknown.

Safe

What is the effect of Emispan H on the Kidneys?

In the absence of any research, there are no known side effects of Emispan H on kidneys.

Moderate

What is the effect of Emispan H on the Liver?

In the absence of any scientific study on the side effects of Emispan H on the liver, information on safety of Emispan H for liver is unavailable.

Moderate

What is the effect of Emispan H on the Heart?

In the absence of any scientific study on the side effects of Emispan H on the heart, information on safety of Emispan H for the heart is unavailable.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Emispan H with Other Drugs

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

Emispan H Contraindications

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

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Asthma
  4. Epilepsy
  5. Glaucoma

Frequently asked Questions about Emispan H

Is this Emispan H habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Emispan H has not been reported.

Yes

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Emispan H can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Emispan H is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Emispan H cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Emispan H Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Emispan H

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Emispan H and food will interact.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Emispan H

Information about the interaction of Emispan H and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Severe

Emispan H FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Does Emispan H cause weight gain?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

Most antipsychotics cause weight gain and Emispan H is also one of the drugs that cause the same. Emispan H induces sleep and causes lethargy in patients due to which the physical activity gets reduced, leading to weight gain. Since weight loss is difficult for most people, emphasis should be paid on preventing weight gain using lifestyle modifications comprising a change of diet and the addition of physical activity in routine. 

Question about 1 year ago

Can I take Emispan H with metronidazole?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

Emispan H is usually not prescribed with metronidazole, however, in some cases, these medicines may be prescribed together and then your doctor may change the dose and dosing schedule of one or both of the medicines.

Question almost 2 years ago

How does Emispan H work?

ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

Emispan H works by arresting the free histamines. Free histamines are found in the bloodstream due to allergic reactions, and hence this drug helps in relieving allergic symptoms such as coughing and sneezing. Additionally, it also eases the body and helps in inducing sleep by relaxing the brain. This helps the person to take complete rest and recover faster.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Emispan H cause convulsions?

Dr. Prakash kumar MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Emispan H can cause convulsions or seizures. It is one of the rare side effects of Emispan H. Talk to your doctor immediately when you experience this side effect.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Emispan H cause irregularities in blood pressure?

Dr. Kapil Sharma MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Emispan H can cause irregularities in the blood pressure. It may increase or decrease blood pressure. It can also cause dizziness, bradycardia ( extremely slow heart rate)and tachycardia (very high heart rate). If such abnormalities occur, it is important that you talk to your doctor immediately. 

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Phenergan (promethazine HCI)
  2. KD Tripathi. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 206-207
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Acetaminophen (acetaminophen)
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Ofirmev (acetaminophen)
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