Can phenergan (promethazine) cause panic attacks?

No. Promethazine is used to relieve the symptoms of allergic reactions. It is also used with other medications to treat anaphylaxis (sudden, severe allergic reactions) and the symptoms of the common cold such as sneezing, cough, and runny nose. Promethazine can relax and sedate patients before and after surgery, during labor, and at other times. It can be used to prevent & control nausea/vomiting/pain.

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I take 40mg fluoxetine for panic attacks. Can I take phenergan (promethazine) or is there an interaction?

Yes, but.... If you do take Phenergan (promethazine) while on Fluoxetine, it is possible that you can experience excess sedation. You did not list any other medications that you are currently taking. Depending on what else you are on, these interactions can potentially be magnified. Please make sure you keep your doctor informed of all the medications you are taking. Hope this is helpful. All the best. Read more...

My bf had WORST panic attack I've ever seen during vasectomy&almost threw up 3 times. Still bad after phenergan (promethazine).Why didnt he get anti-anxiety injection?

Here are some ... Managing such conditions may widely vary among professionals for various men under various circumstances. But, the counseling / reassuring to naturally calm down should remain the initial and essential step to take. In an aspect and to an extent, his scenario reflects his poor coping ability largely from unrealistic expectation and personal mental background. Working on this direction may help .. Read more...