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For Quick Nausea Relief Is It Better To Take A Promethazine Suppository Than The Pill
Depends on variables: If you think you can contain your nausea for at least an hour, the pill form is a likely better choise.Rectal absorbtion is erratic and may take hours to be in your sysytem, while the oral form would already be working. If you can't contain the nausea, the rectal form is better.Zofran (ondansetron) is a product I use for nausea that comes in a rapidly disolving oral tablet, check it out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A suppository is a drug delivery system that is inserted into the rectum (rectal suppository), vagina (vaginal suppository) or urethra (urethral suppository), where it dissolves or melts. They are used to deliver both systemically-acting and locally-acting medications. The alternative term for delivery of medicine via such ...Read more
I have Gastroparis taking 10 mg 3 times a day not helping with nausea, so i take 10mg of PROMETHAZINE IN THE MORNING IS THIS SAFE?
Safe?: It might be safe but I strongly recommend that you first contact your doctor. Hope all goes well! Please keep me posted. ...Read more
I take promethazine to ease nausea that i get from prescribed pain meds. I experience excessively congested nasal passages too. Could they be linked?
Woke up nausea's have some promethazine but don't know if nausea is due to a possible pregnancy. Is it okay to take?
Another option: A simple way to v nausea is w ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep at least 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata), mandarin (citrus reticulata) are different citrus scents that can v nausea. ...Read more
Just started citalopram 10mg and propranolol 10mg per day, am i okay to take 25mg of promethazine along with it for the nausea?
Yes: The risk of interaction is low, though you it can make you feel more sleepy. ...Read more
Is it ok to take meclizine and phenergan (promethazine) together and can I use Zofran for breakthrough nausea?
Caution with meds: This is not a good idea. Using promethazine together with meclizine may increase side effects such as drowsiness, blurred vision, dry mouth, difficulty urinating, abdominal cramping, constipation, rapid heart beat, confusion, etc. All three of those drugs work for nausea -so you must be quite miserable. Would check back with your Primary for an optimal schedule. Maybe Zofran (ondansetron) works the best for u? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 10 weeks pregnant and having severe nausea , is phenergan (promethazine) tablet safe to take at this stage to ease my nausea?
Not my first choice: For my pts, i would recommend the prima bella wrist band fda approved, or zofran or recently approved diclegis, in my opinion all of those are safer and better than Phenergan (promethazine) tablets and if any of my pts need Phenergan (promethazine) cause the other meds don't work then they always use the rectal suppositories cause they are too sick to keep the pills down, please discuss with your ob. ...Read more
Is it safe to take pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) for stomach pain after i've taken promethazine for nausea?
Yes: It's totally safe.Get a more detailed answer ›
Starting generic zoloft (sertraline). Worried about side effects-nausea and upset stomach. Is it ok to take promethazine for nausea/vomiting and pepto for stomach?
Can i take phenergan (promethazine) if on wellbutrin,topamax,trileptal,klonopin,neurontin?no seizure history im aware of,dont drink or do drugs.get migraines&nausea.
Can I take promethazine after 5-htp? I have been sick for days now and can't eat. Before this I has some mdma which is why I think I feel sick now
WRONG to selfmedicat: Your knowledge of "5-htp" and "MDMA" is itself worrisome. It's WRONG to self-medicate. 5-HTP is sometimes taken by MDMA (ecstasy) addicts in a misguided attempt to treat MDMA withdrawal. Side effects include nausea, vomiting, & serotonin syndrome. Promethazine works on the nervous system for these symps, but can make serotonin syndrome & cognitive symps worse. See a psychiatrist STAT. Use HT Prime ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have white film around my stool. I am 14 weeks pregnant and It started when I was using phenergan (promethazine) suppositories for nausea. Should I be worried?
No: Promethazine is an antihistamine and not typically habituating unless the symptoms for which it is taken are alleviated. In your case i would rather want to know why you stay nauseated enough to require the medication in a frequency to consider habituation. See your doctor about why you stay nauseated. ...Read more
It might.: Even though this is used to counteract postnarcotic nausea and remedy motion sickness, it is also used as an antihistamine for allergies. This might affect individuals with a feeling of stimulation before the aniti-allergenic, sedative, anesthetic, and other qualities take effect. Many medications can affect individuals in unusaul ways, so somethiong like this is possible. See dr. To be sure. ...Read more
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