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Avil 25 MG Tablet 15

Avil 25 MG Tablet 15

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    Uses :

    Pheniramine is commonly used in the treatment of cold symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, itching, watery eyes, and to treat asthma and hay fever.

    Mode of drug action


    Pheniramine is classified under antihistamines as it acts by blocking a chemical known as histamine, which is released by the body in response to an allergic reaction. Histamine is responsible for the symptoms of allergic reactions.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of pheniramine include nausea and vomiting, constipation, dry mouth, dry throat, dry skin, headache, drowsiness, and inability to empty the urinary bladder, loss of appetite, nasal congestion, and chest congestion.

    Warning

    Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe

    Special precautions for safe use

    • If the side effects of Avil drug last for more than 3 days despite taking the medicine; consult your doctor immediately.

    • Preparations of Avil medicine contents such as caffeine and ergot derivatives (Phenylephrine hydrochloride) have been discontinued in view of patient safety.

    • Overdose can cause adverse effects such as nausea and vomiting, abnormal blood cell count, shortness of breath, and liver injury.

    • Avil medication can interact with the other drugs producing unwanted effects or may reduce their efficacy. Therefore, the use of Avil drug with other drugs needs a physician’s supervision.

    • Do not drive or operate machinery or any other such activity which requires high mental alertness. This is because Avil syrup side effects such as sedation can affect the cognitive ability.

    What else should I know?

    1. Why is it not safe to drive while taking pheniramine? Pheniramine can cause drowsiness or sedation which is a common side effect of most of the antihistaminics. So, it is not advised to take chlorpheniramine or any antihistaminic while driving.

    2. Is pheniramine safe in newborn? No, pheniramine should not be used in premature or newborns. Please consult a physician before giving any medication to the newborn.

    3. How does pheniramine help to provide relief from running and stuffy nose? Yes. Pheniramine relieves the symptoms such as running and stuffy nose.

    4. Can I take pheniramine with ibuprofen? Yes. But, you must consult your doctor before taking a drug.

    5. Does pheniramine for cold also help to relieve symptoms of skin allergy? Yes. Pheniramine is an antihistamine which is used for treating skin allergies.

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