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Phenergan Dm Dosage
I Accidentally Gave my 35 lb 3 year-old 1 tsp phenergan (promethazine) dm. The dose is suppose to be 1/2. She acts fine should I be worried?
If she is otherwise well, it should be alright. If you do notice any changes, please contact your PCP
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Can I take two teaspoons of Phenergan (promethazine) DM syrup. I have bad asthma and it's been a rough few days. One teaspoon just doesn't give enough relief.?
I'm 22 and hav severe asthma. I'm on combivent, albuterol inhaler and neb, spirvia and singular. Phenergan (promethazine) DM not stopping SEVERE coughing?
Can you take phenegran dm and Xanax (alprazolam) and hydrocodone, and then Ambien at bed with welbutrin and if not then out of those which are safe together?
These drugs: Individually have profound sedative (depressant) side effects. Ingesting them together would seem inappropriate under almost any circumstance that comes to mind. Clearly at least one of your physician providers should be consulted for direct advice. Thanks for your question! ...Read more
Accidentally gave 2 yr old ap-hist dm liquid wrong dosage 5ml instead of 1ml read measuring cup wrong! Should I be worried? I am freaking out
Depends: It is weight related but usually 6.25 mg is safe at that age. ...Read more
I took the recommended dosage of tussin dm about 3 hours ago. Is it okay for me to take nyquil to help me sleep?
I accidently misread the dosage of Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm syrup and gave my 7 yr daughter a teaspoonful instead of 1/2 a teaspoon. Will this harm her in any way?
Is it safe to take a DM cough syrup at night, more than 16 hours after taking my regular daily dose of 20 mg Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?
Unbearable itch from sandfly bites woke me up at midnight, I've been taking 180mg telfast in AM, phenergan (promethazine) at night - not enough. Can I increase dose?
My 3 year old was prescribed bromfed (brompheniramine) dm. 5ml every 4 hours. I just looked it up online and that is twice a normal dose. She already had it before bed?
What is the proper dose of Robitussin DM (marked by the same manufacturer under the name "Tukol D" in Mexico) for a 90lb child?
Forgot that I gave my 4yr old his 2.5ml dose of bromfed (brompheniramine) dm. Gave it to him again. He also takes 4mg of montelukast. Will he be okay?
Yes: Bromfed (brompheniramine) is a med for asthma which has an antihistamine in it so it may may make him feel groggy as a side effect. Montelukast is an asthma drug which works in a different way As a leukatriene receptor antagonist. They don't have any drug interactions with each other. Just be more careful next time. ...Read more
Do any other antihistamines of as strong or stronger antienetic power as phenergan (promethazine)? Or are all their antienetic properties just dose dependent?
A doctor prescribed my 2 year old a half tsp of rondec dm syrup every 4 to 6 hours as needed is this a safe dose?
Cough medicine: Cough/cold medications do not help relieve the symptoms they are meant to take care of. In short, they are useless for children below 6 years old. In addition, the child is exposed to bad side-effects from them like drowsiness, irritability, hyperactivity. Best medicine is lots of fluids, saline for the nose and possibly a cool mist humidifier in his room. Try honey for the cough. ...Read more
I took a regular dose (2 tsp) of non-drowsy tussin dm this morning for a cough. Am I alright to drink some beers tonight?
I just used a dose of Robitussin (DM) without reading the "do not use" portion, should I be nervous since I take 100mg Sertraline?
What would happen if you drank alcohol after taking a dose of either nyquil, robitussin, Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm?
My Dr gave me Phenergan (promethazine) 25 Mg &Norco 10/325 Cause I have Knee Pain. Can I take them together. & is Phenergan (promethazine) for Anxiety. What dose does it help.
Mucinex (guaifenesin) DM contains 20 mg of DM in each 4hr dose, Delsym's 12hr has 30mg. Is that too much if I take bupropion among other meds (no MAOI).
My father 70, dm for 30 yrs, has CKD and psoriasis. What painkiller in which dose will be the safest for his hip and joint pain?
Impossible to answer: This is impossible to answer without knowing the specifics of kidney function and his other medical issues. This is best discussed with the doctors who care for your father. ...Read more
DM type I, kidney failure, recent toe amputation due to ischemia. Wound is not healing properly. Would supplementation w Vit C help? What dose?
So sorry: I'm very sorry for your unfortunate bad luck. Sadly, vitamin C will be of no value to you. Hyperbaric oxygen may help. Evaluation in a specialized wound center is helpful - sometimes there's an element of infection present that can be treated. Good wound care and debridement is important. Cilostazol helps some people. I assume you're anemic and that should be corrected if possible. ...Read more
33 weeks pregnant and hospital gave me one dose of iv phenergan to stop vomiting for nausea. How rare is it to get neuroleptic malignant syndrome?
Its rare: I've never seen a case and none of my colleagues have reported seeing it. If it were common it would be off the market. ...Read more
Thought to be...: The causes of DM2 are unclear, but thought to be a mixture of genetics, excess weight, and perhaps certain foods and additives. What is known is that the body becomes resistant to insulin (the hormone that allows cells to absorb glucose) and the pancreas (the producer of insulin) may become "fatigued." Keep your weight within normal limits, exercise, and avoid high carbohydrate foods to reduce risk. ...Read more
Multiple: This drug includes a decongestant which is a stimulant. It can make you anxious, cause palpitations, elevated blood pressure and dizziness. The cough suppressant causes sedation, and may cause nausea or abdominal discomfort. It can even become addictive. Guaifenesin is supposed to loosen secretions, it can cause vomiting. ...Read more