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Does phenergan (promethazine) cause ED in men?

Does phenergan (promethazine) cause ED in men?

No: It is not a common side effect of phenergan (promethazine). If there is no other explanation may be you experience nd idiosyncratic reaction to it. ...Read more

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Phenergan (Definition)

Promethazine is an inotrope which is a kind of heart ...Read more


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I have bad morning sickness and doctor prescribe me phenegran.Some day this medicine work and some day not.ANY other medication.

I have bad morning sickness and doctor prescribe me phenegran.Some day this medicine work and some day not.ANY other medication.

Nausea alternatives.: Diclegis is a new medication for nausea in pregnancy. Zofran (ondansetron) is also used, but can be pretty expensive. You want to avoid getting dehydrated, so try and drink lots of fluid, especially water. Try to get more protein in too, as it will hold you longer. ...Read more

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I have just been diagnosed with gastritis. My doc prescribed me 25 mg phenergan (promethazine). What else can I do?

I have just been diagnosed with gastritis. My doc prescribed me 25 mg phenergan (promethazine). What else can I do?

Other meds can help: Gastritis is mostly caused by acid reflux and irritation of the gastric lining. To help with the condition, antiacids can help as well, such as pepcid, ranitidine, protonix, prilosec, nexium, (esomeprazole) etc. ...Read more

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Is phenergan (promethazine) strong enough to counteract vomiting from ipecac (i know ipecac isnt used anymore, its just a curious question)?

Is phenergan (promethazine) strong enough to counteract vomiting from ipecac (i know ipecac isnt used anymore, its just a curious question)?

Redundant question: Ipecac is given to induce vomiting in children and adults who overdosed. Vomiting is the desired effect. Phenergan (promethazine) is given when in conditions where you wnt to stop vomiting like gastroenteritis. ...Read more

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I was reading about phenergan (promethazine) being so dangerous and painful for an im inj. I have a ? And want a dr to answer it can I mix lidocaine with it?

I was reading about phenergan (promethazine) being so dangerous and painful for an im inj. I have a ? And want a dr to answer it can I mix lidocaine with it?

No Benefit: There would be no benefit to this. An injection will still cause pain and Lidocaine will also add pain while it is being injected before it begins to work. ...Read more

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Long term side effects of phenergan (promethazine)?

Long term side effects of phenergan (promethazine)?

Seizures, rare.: Rare side effects include seizures, and neuroleptic malignant syndrome, a life-threatening neurological disorder. This consists of muscle rigidity, fever, autonomic instability, and cognitive changes such as delirium, and is associated with elevated plasma creatine phosphokinase. ...Read more

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I had a nurse who pushed phenergan (promethazine) in my hand and it burned so bad now my hand still feels bruised and my vein is hard. How long will this last?

I had a nurse who pushed phenergan (promethazine) in my hand and it burned so bad now my hand still feels bruised and my vein is hard. How long will this last?

Too long. Get seen!: One of phenergan's black box warnings is severe tissue injury to injected areas due to chemical irritation and tissue damage which causes burning, pain, thrombophlebitis (clots in little veins) and tissue death in the local area injected. If you still have a hard vein and the burning pain is continuing, you should have it checked out by a physician. Some cases need minor surgery to treat. ...Read more

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What should my sister in law do if she gave her child too much phenergan (promethazine)? She gave a 3 year old 25lb child a 12.5mg suppository instead of cutting it in half. What should she watch for or do?

What should my sister in law do if she gave her child too much phenergan (promethazine)? She gave a 3 year old 25lb child a 12.5mg suppository instead of cutting it in half. What should she watch for or do?

Monitor closely: Over a period of 4-8 hours you might notice excessive sedation & slow breathing.It's hard to say when peak level is achieved as rectal meds can have irregular absorption rates. As long as the kid is pink & arouses easily i would just let him/her sleep it off. ...Read more

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Are there any drug interactions between phenergan, (promethazine) percocet, and pepcid?

Yes: There are definitely drug interactions between Phenergan (promethazine) and Percocet which can lead to drowsiness, mental confusion and others which make operating motor vehicles possibly hazardous, falls possible, nausea to name a few. Be very cautious taking the two together and especially around machinery. ...Read more

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Is it possible for the combination of phenergan (promethazine) and Zofran hurt me?

Is it possible for  the combination of phenergan (promethazine) and Zofran hurt me?

Yes: These medications are metabolized ny the same enzyme system and can be dangerous when used together. Check with your prescriber or pharmacist. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for phenergan (promethazine) overdose?

What is the treatment for phenergan (promethazine) overdose?

Activated Charcoal: Phenergan (promethazine) or Promethazine overdose can be treated with activated charcoal to reduce the side effects of an overdose. In addition to activated charcoal, IV fluids and other supportive treatments must be taken to control side effects such as low blood pressure. ...Read more

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Is phenergan (promethazine) an antiemetic?

Among other things: Phenergan (promethazine) is a phenothiazine (most of the family are anti-psychotics) which is used primarily for its antihistaminic, antiemetic, & sedative effects. Because it also blocks acetylcholine, it can cause dry mouth, blurred vision, constipation, difficulty urinating. As a phenothiazine it may cause uncontrollable movement disorders (extrapyramidal reaction). Also a photosensitizer. ...Read more

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Long term side effects of phenergan (promethazine)?

Seizures, rare.: Rare side effects include seizures, and neuroleptic malignant syndrome, a life-threatening neurological disorder. This consists of muscle rigidity, fever, autonomic instability, and cognitive changes such as delirium, and is associated with elevated plasma creatine phosphokinase. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take phenergan (promethazine) with suboxone?

Be cautious: The 2 together can lead to inc resp and CNS depression. Pls ask your prescribing doc. ...Read more

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The right dosage of phenergan (promethazine) for an 8 year old?

Depends: It is weight related but usually 6.25 mg is safe at that age. ...Read more