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What Is Promethazine Dm Syrup
Hello. I just took promethazine dm syrup for my cough the first time and I started coughing excessively. I can not stop coughing am I allergic ?
Maybe: Persistent post nasal drip (allergy or non-allergy related), acid reflux, asthma, or vocal cord problem are common causes for persistent cough. Medication side effect is often overlooked as well. Consider a virtual consult to discuss any related symptoms and more about your history for guidance. ...Read more
I was prescribed promethazine DM. 3 out of 5 times taking it i would vomit. What else can i take? I bought OTC DM syrup and I threw up as well.
Doff That Cough!: Something's going on here. First, just don't take any more of that stuff. There are other ways to beat a cough. I assume you're taking this for a cough, right?? Try a steamy shower and/or steam from a tea pot. Try a teaspoon of honey. Try one or two capsules of Benadryl (diphenhydramine). But if nothing works go see a doctor. They could try therapy you couldn't do at home, like a nebulizer or other medications, etc ...Read more
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. ?
My doctor prescribed me promethazine dm syrup for congestion and sinus infection. Should I start it at bedtime? I have a toddler to care for.
Yes: It will most likely make you pretty drowsy, so yes I would advise you starting it when the baby is sleeping. :) ...Read more
Is it safe to take promethazine with codeine syrup, mucinex DM, and the nasal spray fluticasone propionate?
Drugs: Promethazine is an antihistamine and increases the viscosity of your mucus secretions and makes you tired. The DM stands for dextromethorphan which is a synthetic narcotic which acts on the CTZ (central triggering zone) in the brain stem to turn off cough. It reduces coughing but doesn't address the central problem of why you're coughing, the presence of the mucus. ...Read more
Yes: They should not interact.Get a more detailed answer ›