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Promet (Orchid)

Promet (Orchid) Information

Promet (Orchid) Benefits & Uses

Promet (Orchid) is used to treat the following -

Promet (Orchid) 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 Promet (Orchid)

Promethazine

Promet (Orchid) Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Promet (Orchid) 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

Promet (Orchid) Related Warnings

Is the use of Promet (Orchid) safe for pregnant women?

Promet (Orchid) may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Promet (Orchid) again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Promet (Orchid) safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Promet (Orchid). Immediately discontinue Promet (Orchid) if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor says it is safe for you.

Moderate

What is the effect of Promet (Orchid) on the Kidneys?

Using Promet (Orchid) does not have any harmful effects on [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Promet (Orchid) on the Liver?

Promet (Orchid) has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Promet (Orchid) on the Heart?

Side effects of Promet (Orchid) rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Promet (Orchid) with Other Drugs

Promet (Orchid) should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Promet (Orchid) Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Promet (Orchid) 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 Promet (Orchid)

Is this Promet (Orchid) habit forming or addictive?

No, Promet (Orchid) is not habit forming.

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

After taking Promet (Orchid) you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Promet (Orchid) only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, in many cases, taking Promet (Orchid) can help with mental disorders.

हाँ

Promet (Orchid) Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Promet (Orchid)

Taking Promet (Orchid) with food does not cause any problem.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Promet (Orchid)

Consuming Promet (Orchid) with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Promet (Orchid) से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How does Promet (Orchid) work?

ravi udawat MBBS, General Physician

Promet (Orchid) 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.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Is it safe to take Promet (Orchid)?

Dr. Ramraj MBBS, Other

Yes, Promet (Orchid) can be used safely for the treatment of nausea, cold, allergy, etc., for as long as it is prescribed by your doctor. However, in some people, it may cause some side effects like drowsiness, dry mouth, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, etc. In the event of a side effect, one must speak to a doctor immediately. 

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Is Promet (Orchid) given with codeine?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Yes, Promet (Orchid) comes in combination with codeine. The combination is used to relieve the runny or stuffy nose, sneezing and other symptoms caused by an allergy or a common cold. Promet (Orchid) acts as an antihistamine agent by working against histamine released by the body. Histamine is responsible for symptoms like itching, watery eyes, runny nose, etc. Codeine, on the other hand, is a narcotic. It acts as a pain relieving agent by working on the central nervous system. 

सवाल 11 months पहले

Does Promet (Orchid) cause heart problem?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

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

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can I take Promet (Orchid) with citalopram?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD, General Physician

Citalopram is an antidepressant which interacts with Promet (Orchid) causing increased serotonin levels in the blood. This can cause adverse cardiac effects like high blood pressure, an increase in the heart rate and this might lead to shock. 

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Md Saadullah
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References

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