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Is it possible to overdose on 75ml of promethazine vc codeine syrup?

Is it possible to overdose on 75ml of promethazine vc codeine syrup?

Yes: Yes. What may represent a fatal overdose for one patient may be tolerated by another patient. Any combination of opiates such as Codeine with other drugs that can cause sleepiness such as Promethazine is potentially dangerous. ...Read more

Dr. Syed H. Sajid
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Promethazine (Definition)

Prevents and controls motion sickness, nausea, vomiting, and dizziness. Also used to relieve or prevent allergic reactions, helps people go to sleep, and control their pain or anxiety before or after ...Read more


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Do promethazine vc have codeine in it bc the pharmacist said it do?

Do promethazine vc have codeine in it bc the pharmacist said it do?

No : Promethazine vc is Promethazine and phenylephrine; basically 2 medications that combat congestion. There is another medication available called Promethazine vc with Codeine that (obviously) also has Codeine in it. Codeine is a cough suppressant. ...Read more

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Can your pharmacist change your prescription from promethazine vc w/ codeine to just promethazine w/ codeine?

No Needs Doctor okay: No except with the permission of your doctor. Promethazine vc w/codeine contains a decongestant that is not in Promethazine with codeine. ...Read more

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What's promethazine vc used to treat? Does it have codeine?

Upper resp. tract sx: Promethazine vc is used for temporary relief of upper respiratory tract symptoms, including nasal congestion, associated with allergy or the common cold. Plain Promethazine vc does not contain codeine.. ...Read more

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Does promethazine have codeine in it?

Does promethazine  have codeine in it?

No: Promethazine is an antihistamine, similar to benadryl (diphenhydramine). It frequently is combined with dextromethorphan or Codeine to suppress coughing in prescription or otc medications. ...Read more

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Promethazine/codeine syrup side effect?

Promethazine/codeine syrup side effect?

Usually None!: In normal dossage, the only remote side-effect would be constipation, maybe itching although rare. With overdose or with blunts or cigs dipped and smoked, hallucinogenic. ...Read more

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I have bronchitis if i take promethazine-codeine syrup it will help?

I have bronchitis if i take  promethazine-codeine syrup it will help?

Maybe (not) . . .: Promethazine-codeine syrup is prescribed to cut down on cough. However, it won't affect duration of infection. Nor make it easier to breathe if you're short of breath or wheezing. Most bronchitis is caused by viruses which won't respond to antibiotics. In other words, taking antibiotics won't make you better any faster than if you didn't take them. Go see your family doc to be sure. ...Read more

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What would happen if i drank promethazine with codeine that expired 3 years ago?

May not "work": Either it will help your cough (i assume that's what you would take it for) or it will not. Just may not work as well as if it was "fresh". ...Read more

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What doctor prescribes promethazine codeine?

Medications: This common generic medication for nausea is one of the most prescribed medications available. I cannot think of any physician who would not prescribe this commonly. ...Read more

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Where can I buy promethazine codeine?

Where can I buy promethazine codeine?

Promethazine codeine: You can purchase this from a pharmacy with a prescription from a medical provider. ...Read more

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Does prospan contain promethazine and codeine?

Not listed by: Manufacturer. "the dried leaves of ivy,  hedera helix (araliaceae), contain saponins, and extracts are reported to have expectorant and spasmolytic actions.". ...Read more

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Hey how can I get Promethazine with codeine syrup?

Below: Go to your Health Care Provider, if they deem it needed, they will RX it for your ...Read more

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How and where can I get myself some codeine w/ promethazine?

By perscription: From a physician for a specific problem and not just to take a drug. ...Read more

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Could you overdose on 2 ounces of promethazine codeine syrup?

Could you overdose on 2 ounces of promethazine codeine syrup?

Yes: Normal adult dose is 1-2 teaspoons, 2 ounces is a lot if taken as one dose. ...Read more

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What's the difference between promethazine with codeine and promethazine with dextromorphan?

Some differences: These medications are use mainly to treat symptoms of upper respiratory infections such as cough and sneezing, runny nose. Codeine is an opioid that can help to suppress cough but can also be abused. Dextromethorphan is also a cough suppressant that also could be abused. ...Read more

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What happens if I buy promethazine and codeine separately as I have no other way what's the ratio to mix?

Why!: The combination should be readily available. There has been much abuse of the Promethazine/Codeine Cough Syrup which might be affecting your ability to get it. Requesting this drug is a Red Flag to the pharmacist and physician. ...Read more

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Is promethazine codeine used for allergies also?

Is promethazine codeine used for allergies also?

Narcotics : This is a anti-causea medicine with a narcotic. Nothing in it is to treat allergies or any symptoms from allergies. The answer is absolutely not. ...Read more

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What might I do to get prescription promethazine with codeine?

Doctor prescription: You need to see a doctor and you need to have a justifiable reason for narcotic medication.

The reason it is not an over the counter available med is that there should be a good reason to take this type of medication. ...Read more

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Just picked up my promethazine prescription with codeine. ..should it be green??

Ask the pharmacist: Promethazine with Codeine comes in prescription bottles and is normally a dark purple color, but green is also available. Purple is the strongest, green is the second runner up to purple. Codeine use can lead to addiction, abuse, and misuse. ...Read more

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Is green colored promethazine w/ codeine syrup the same as the purple or red syrup?

Is green colored promethazine w/ codeine syrup the same as the purple or red syrup?

Please refrain: Given the structure of your question, I suspect you are looking to concoct ""sizzurp." We do not condone the use of medications for such purposes. Please strongly consider not participating in such dangerous activities, because we care about your health now and in the future. ...Read more

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Can I take promethazine syrup without codeine in it to help with my withdrawals and sleep?

Can I take promethazine syrup without codeine in it to help with my withdrawals and sleep?

INSOMNIA EVAL: NO IT WILL NOT. You need an EXAM&LABS CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. Start a. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gutbliss.com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science.com Then review results if no firm diagnosis is made, a sleep study may be necessary many subtle sleep disorders cause INSOMNIA/FATIGUE CHK thyroid panel and thyroid antibodies. ...Read more

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I took 1.5 Tablespoons instead of 2teaspoons of cough syrup Promethazine with Codeine. will I be ok? Or should I be worried ?

I took 1.5 Tablespoons instead  of 2teaspoons of cough syrup Promethazine with Codeine. will I be ok? Or should I be worried ?

Prometh c Cod: While not impossible, It would be highly unusual to encounter any serious adverse side effects at this dosage in the standard US concentration. Transient somnolence, dizziness, constipation, dry mouth, blurred vision, urinary retention and other minor side effects may be noted. ...Read more

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Can promethazine codeine help you fight the flu?

Can promethazine codeine help you fight the flu?

48 reviews: http://www.webmd.com/drugs/drugreview-2921-promethazine-codeine+oral.aspx?drugid=2921&drugname=promethazine-codeine+oral&pageindex=2&sortby=4&conditionfilter=-500.

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Can you write a prescription for promethazine w/codeine actavis brand?

No.... : Writing an rx without seeing a patient is wrong. Doing it for a narcotic can lead to a loss of a dea prescribing rights. ...Read more