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    Brand Name: AVOMINE

    Generic Name: Promethazine

    Generic for Avomine* (Promethazine) is an antihistamine used to treat allergy symptoms such as hay fever, rash, itching, sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes, and hives. Generic for Avomine* is also prescribed to treat nausea, vomiting, motion sickness, and pain after surgery. It is also used as a sedative. This medicine works by blocking a certain natural substance (histamine) in your body. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor. Read More>>

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What is Generic for Avomine* used for?

Generic for Avomine* (Promethazine) is an antihistamine used to treat allergy symptoms such as hay fever, rash, itching, sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes, and hives. Generic for Avomine* is also prescribed to treat nausea, vomiting, motion sickness, and pain after surgery. It is also used as a sedative. This medicine works by blocking a certain natural substance (histamine) in your body. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Avomine*?

The dosage of Generic for Avomine* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.

Generic for Avomine* can be taken with or without food.

What if you miss a dose of Generic for Avomine*?

If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Avomine* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.

What if you overdose on Generic for Avomine*?

Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Avomine*, seek medical attention immediately.

What other drugs could interact with Generic for Avomine*?

  • Atropine
  • Dimenhydrinate
  • Guanadrel
  • Ipratropium
  • Isocarboxazid
  • Lithium
  • Warfarin

It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Avomine*

Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Avomine*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.

Generic for Avomine* can interact with blood thinners, blood pressure medications, and stomach ulcer medicines.

Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.

What are the side effects of Generic for Avomine*?

Like other medicines, Generic for Avomine* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Avomine* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.

It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Avomine* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Avomine* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.

Generic for Avomine* can cause side effects such as constipation, dizziness, anxiety, blurred vision, dry mouth, weight gain, and impotence. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Avomine*

What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Avomine*?

Is it possible for me to take Generic for Avomine* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Avomine*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Avomine*?
How will Generic for Avomine* work in my body?
How should Generic for Avomine* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Avomine* drug interactions and side effects?

Note

The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Avomine* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.

 

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