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Phena Kid

Phena Kid Information

Phena Kid Benefits & Uses

Phena Kid is used to treat the following -

Phena Kid 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 Phena Kid

Promethazine

Phena Kid Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  3. Dry Mouth Moderate
  4. Confusion
  5. Akathisia
  6. Headache Severe
  7. Seizures (uncontrollable jerking of limbs)
  8. Tremor

Phena Kid Related Warnings

Is the use of Phena Kid safe for pregnant women?

Phena Kid can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Phena Kid, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Phena Kid safe during breastfeeding?

Phena Kid can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Phena Kid on the Kidneys?

Phena Kid does not damage the kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Phena Kid on the Liver?

Phena Kid may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Phena Kid on the Heart?

Phena Kid is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Phena Kid with Other Drugs

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

Ciprofloxacin

Phena Kid Contraindications

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

  1. Diabetes
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Calcium Deficiency
  4. Potassium Deficiency
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Heart Disease
  7. Asthma
  8. Parkinson's Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Phena Kid

Is this Phena Kid habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Phena Kid is addictive.

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

After taking Phena Kid, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Phena Kid can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Phena Kid should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Phena Kid works for mental disorders.

हाँ

Phena Kid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Phena Kid

You can take Phena Kid with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Phena Kid

Consumption of alcohol and Phena Kid together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe

Phena Kid से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल over 1 year पहले

Is [medicine] safe for use in babies?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

No, the Phena Kid is not safe to be used in babies who are younger than 2 years. This is because the [medicine] may cause respiratory depression in young infants. As a parent, one must avoid to self-medicate them. It is best to speak to their pediatrician regarding the use of Phena Kid.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

Can Phena Kid cause constipation?

Dr. Gangaram Saini MD, MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Phena Kid can cause constipation as it is one of the common side effects. Constipation can be relieved by drinking a lot of water, eating lots of fiber, taking probiotics, exercising regularly or taking an over the counter laxative. Talk to your doctor for managing constipation, should you develop the same.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How to take Phena Kid?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Phena Kid is available in the form of injectable, tablets and syrups to be taken orally, as a suppository to be taken rectally. When taken for treating allergies, it is taken 1 to 4 times a day usually before meals or at bedtime. When used for treating cold, it is taken every 4 to 6 hours. When used for treating motion sickness, it is taken 30 to 60 minutes before travel and again after 8 to 10 hours if required. Phena Kid might also be taken at bedtime before surgery to feel relaxed and sleep properly. The suppositories are meant for rectal use. Do not use them in any other body cavity. If using Phena Kid liquid, avoid using a household spoon and use the measuring cup that is dispensed with the syrup. The Phena Kid should be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Phena Kid cause heart problem?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Yes, Phena Kid can cause heart problems. Phena Kid causes vasodilation (blood vessel dilation which results in a drop in blood pressure). At therapeutic dose, Phena Kid decreases the muscular contractions. Phena Kid may also increase the heart rate. Phena Kid also causes some ECG changes like QT and PR interval prolongation and ST segment depression

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Phena Kid cause weight gain?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Most antipsychotics cause weight gain and Phena Kid is also one of the drugs that cause the same. Phena Kid 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. 

Details

सामग्री 60 Ml Syrup(S)
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Phenergan (promethazine HCI)