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Is it safe to take amitripyline 20mg, sertraline 100mg & piriton at the same time piriton& what effects could they cause?

Is it safe to take amitripyline 20mg, sertraline 100mg & piriton at the same time piriton& what effects could they cause?

Sedation: Piriton is an antihistamine that can be sedating -- making you sleepy. Combined with amitriptylene, even more so. If you're going to use them, I'd suggest spreading them out and not taking all at once -- unless you're planning to go to sleep. ...Read more

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Is it okay to use piriton just to make you sleep.?

Is it okay to use piriton just to make you sleep.?

Yes: Occasional use of this antihistamine for sleep initiation is safe. Long-term use may lead to tolerance to sleep inducing effects. ...Read more

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What to do if I have drunk a whole bottle of piriton?

What to do if I have drunk a whole bottle of piriton?

Go to emergency room: As opposed to sitting and typing a perfect stranger online. Antihistamines in very high doses can have serious adverse consequences, including some life-threatening ones. Why did you do this? If it was with the plan of hurting/killing yourself, you need urgent and immediate psychiatric help. If it was to get "high, " you need help with chemical dependency. Seek a mental health professional now. ...Read more

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Could piriton (chlorphenamine) be fatal?

Could piriton (chlorphenamine) be fatal?

Please rephrase: Your question, don't exceed the recommended dose, if in doubt, see your doctor ...Read more

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I got 2 piritons.i have menssure now.is it ok?

I got 2 piritons.i have menssure now.is it ok?

Yes, if I ..: Understand your question correctly. Piriton seems to be a brand of anti-histamine (chlorphenamine) available overseas but not typically available in US. If your question is, "Is it ok to take chlorphenamine during menses/menstruation?" the answer is yes. It should probably be avoided in pregnancy or in those with asthma or liver disease. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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Is safe to take piriton on a regular basis?

It should not be: A problem if taken as directed by your physician. ...Read more

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Can you take piriton and beynlin maximum strength capsals together. Because i have done so?

Can you take piriton and beynlin maximum strength capsals together. Because i have done so?

Better not: as ingredients may interact and cause CNS depression, however if you have done so already, skip the next dose of either, ...Read more

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I read the piriton syrup bottle wrong and I've had 35ml instead of 10ml will i be ok? I'm 35yr old woman

I read the piriton syrup bottle wrong and I've had 35ml instead of 10ml will i be ok? I'm 35yr old woman

A little Drowsy: Piriton is a brand name for chlorpheniramine at 2 mg:5 mL I calculated that you took 14 mg. This is a high dose but the most severe side effect would be drowsiness. There used to be extended release tablets that delivered 8mg every 8 hours. So 34 mg in a 24 hr period was not high. ...Read more

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Flatmates dissolves 5 piriton pills into a small amount of hot gravy to "drug" me, I took four big snorts of the fumes before one told me. Will there have been any damage done to me?

Agree w Dr. Cattano: I can't answer the medical question. But, I would never trust your flatmates again. If I were you, I would find another living arrangement. They sound like toxic people. Take care. ...Read more

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Does piriton help with asthma?

Does piriton help with asthma?

No it will not: Piritone or chlorphenamine has no beneficial effect on bronchial asthma
it is a first generation antihistamine not a med for asthma. ...Read more

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Help plz! Can piriton (chlorphenamine) be fatal?

Help plz! Can piriton (chlorphenamine) be fatal?

Need very high dose: Chlorpheniramine is a very safe medication, sold over the counter for years. It can be sedating and has some other side effects. However, you would need a very large dose or mixing it with large volumes of alcohol to cause severe side effects. ...Read more

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I think i have taken an overdose, I took 8 paracetamol and 2 piriton all at once?

I think i have taken an overdose, I took 8 paracetamol and 2 piriton all at once?

Please go to the ER: Depending on the acetaminophen dose, it could be toxic. I'm not sure what piriton is, but it can't help. This is a very dangerous situation, and at the least, you can discuss any feelings or life stressors with somebody who can listen. We all care about you! ...Read more

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Can u take piriton and cetirizine?

Carefully!: Piriton is a brand name for chlorpheniramine. It is an older antihistamine that can be very sedating. Taking two antihistamines together can cause a lot of dryness. Taking piriton with Cetirizine could cause significant sedation. I would caution using these together. ...Read more

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Can you take piriton with sudafed?

Can you take piriton with sudafed?

Drugs.Com: Drug interaction checker showed no significant interactions between chlorpheniramine &
Sudafed Congestion (pseudoephedrine). Piriton contains chlorpheniramine. ...Read more

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Can you take cetirizine together with piriton?

Can you take cetirizine together with piriton?

Increased sedation: Piriton is a brand name for chlorphenamine maleate aka Chlorpheniramine Maleate a classical antihistamine whose major adverse effect is drowsiness & prolonged reaction time. Other side-effects include constipation & in older men, urinary retention. Cetirizine (zyrtec) has the same side effect profile. The combination will enhance these adverse effects. Take only with a physician's supervision. ...Read more

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Can I take piriton and fexofenadine together for severe urticaria?

Not recommended: Piriton (chlorpheramine) and fexofenadine are both antihistamines so taking both would not really help you. Taking both would effectively increase the side effects of antihistamines, in this case drowsiness/ sedation, constipation, mucosal dryness, and mood irritability. Please see a healthcare provider to help with your urticaria problem. ...Read more

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Does piriton interact with sertraline?

Does piriton interact with sertraline?

Thanks for asking!: Antihistamine with zoloft (sertraline) should be ok. Watch for sedation, however. ...Read more

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I have been itching all over for 2 days. I think its an allergic reaction. Taken piriton once but after a while it reoccured. What could help?

I have been itching all over for 2 days. I think its an allergic reaction.  Taken piriton once but after a while it reoccured. What could help?

Can't tell but: You should continue taking antihistamine and see if the problem will go away after 10 or more days. If the problem persists and not controlled by antihistamine, see your doctor. ...Read more

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What drug can I give my 4 month daughter and cough? I have piriton, zyrtec (cetirizine) and allerief in the house. She weighs 7kg. Give dosage too

What drug can I give my 4 month daughter and cough? I have piriton, zyrtec (cetirizine) and allerief in the house. She weighs 7kg. Give dosage too

See doctor: It is not recommended to give infants and young children cough medicine as the cough is typically protective and the medications can be harmful. If the cough appears to be related to a cold and no difficulties breathing it should start to resolve in 7-10 days. If not getting better or not related to a cold she should be evaluated by her physician. ...Read more

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Would it be okay for post kidney transplant patients to use piriton?

Would it be okay for post kidney transplant patients to use piriton?

Probably: There is no dosing adjustment for renal insufficiency for this drug, but you should check with your nephrologist to be safe. ...Read more

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Can I take chlorpheniramine maleate and cetirizine dihydrochloride (Piriton) at the same time?

Can I take chlorpheniramine maleate and cetirizine dihydrochloride (Piriton) at the same time?

Yes: They are both antihistamines but the chlorpheniramine is a broad spectrum sedating one and cetirizine is a narrow non-sedating one. They are meant to do the same thing but depends on why you are taking it. ...Read more

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Does piriton allergy tablets cause breathing problems? I've been experiencing breathing difficulties since I've taken them.

Does piriton allergy tablets cause breathing problems? I've been experiencing breathing difficulties since I've taken them.

No : Piriton is the uk version of chlorpheniramine, an antihistamine which is safe and has been available over the counter in the usa for decades. It can make your secretions dry and thick, so if you has asthma, it could make it worse, but that's true of all antihistamines, not just piriton. If you're short of breath, please seek medical help! ...Read more

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I'm having bad flu and its making my body a bit heaty. Can I take paracetemol plus piriton and cetrizine at the same time before I go to sleep?

I'm having bad flu and its making my body a bit heaty. Can I take paracetemol plus piriton and cetrizine at the same time before I go to sleep?

No: You should not take both piriton and cetrizine during the same day. These are both antihistamines. It is okay for you to take paracetemol and either piriton or cetrizine. If you need additional comfort for body aches, it is okay to take ibuprofen along with the paracetemol and one of the antihistamines. ...Read more

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I been itching all over my body without any rash. It's driving me crazy, what can I take. I have been taking certrizin And piriton, it did not help?

I been itching all over my body without any rash. It's driving me crazy, what can I take.  I have been taking certrizin And piriton, it did not help?

Time to use the NHS: You have been taking 2 good antihistamines, cetirizine and chlorpheniramine (the generic names). Severe itching without a rash can be the result of many diseases, not just allergy. Go and see your physician ASAP. ...Read more

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Is "Phexin 500 3 times a day" "Piriton CS 5ml 2 times a day" & "Meftal Forte 3 times a day" bad? Why am I getting weak and tired? And fever persists.

Is "Phexin 500 3 times a day"
"Piriton CS 5ml 2 times a day" &
"Meftal Forte 3 times a day" bad? Why am I getting weak and tired? And fever persists.

Impossible to answer: This combination of meds makes no sense to me. No one can diagnosis over the internet with such little specifics provided. Get another opinion. ...Read more