Allersoothe (Promethazine HCL)
What is Allersoothe (Promethazine HCL) used for?
Allersoothe Promethazine Hydrochloride) is an antihistamine used to treat the symptoms of allergies such as itchiness, runny nose, sneezing or watery eyes. It is also used to help prevent motion sickness as well as treating nausea and pain occurring as a result of surgery. The medication operates by changing the actions of certain chemicals in the brain while also operating as an antihistamine. Your doctor may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Allersoothe (Promethazine HCL)?
Allersoothe (Promethazine Hydrochloride) tablets should be taken according to the instructions of your physician to get the most effective results. Adult patients are normally directed to take 1 tablet 4 times per day. If this medication is being taken for motion sickness, the normal administration is 1 tablet taken 30 to 60 minutes before travelling. If another dose is required, it can be taken 8 to 12 hours later or as directed by your physician. When this medication is being taken before surgery, it is usually taken the night before the operation or immediately before the procedure and repeated as directed by your physician. If you have any questions about using the medicine, ask your pharmacist or physician to ensure the correct application.
What are the side effects of Allersoothe (Promethazine HCL)?
Some patients using Allersoothe (Promethazine HCL) have reported experiencing side effects including:
Immediately tell your physician if any of these symptoms become worrying or if you experience more serious side effects such as seizures, flu symptoms, decreased urination, sensitive skin, joint swelling, or a slowed heart rate. These conditions may require reduced dosages or other adjustments to your treatment to prevent further complications from occurring.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Allersoothe (Promethazine Hydrochloride). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.