Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s

(3 customer reviews)

 357.87

Piriton tablet contains Chlorpheniramine, Inj/Oral | belongs to Antihistamine

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Drug Strength: 4 mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 1000s

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3 reviews for Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s

  1. Mohammad Usman

    Mohammad Usman submitted 5 stars.

  2. Muneeb Husain

    Muneeb Husain submitted 4 stars.

  3. Abdul Rehman Malik

    Abdul Rehman Malik submitted 3 stars.

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How it works

Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s blocks the action of certain substances produced by the body which induces allergic reactions.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s

  • Sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  • Blurred or double vision
  • Dry mouth
  • Jaundice severe
  • Aplastic anemia severe

Uses of Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Allergic rhinitis

    Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s is used to relieve the symptoms of allergic rhinitis like a runny nose, sneezing, red and itchy eyes.

  • Common Cold

    Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s is used to relieve the symptoms of cold like a runny nose and sneezing.

  • Allergic skin conditions

    Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s is used to treat symptoms of allergic skin conditions like rash and redness of the skin.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The effect of this medicine can be observed within 30 minutes of administration of the dose.

  • Duration of Effect

    Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s remains active in the body for a duration of 4-6 hours after administration of the dose.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Consumption of alcohol together with Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s increases the risk of drowsiness, dizziness, and difficulty in concentrating. It is advised that you do not consume alcohol or limit its use when being treated with Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s Avoid performing activities that need high mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating heavy machinery if alcohol and Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s are used together.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless strictly indicated. The benefits and risks should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless strictly indicated. The benefits and risks should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s .

  • Neonates and premature infants

    This medicine is not recommended for use in children under the age of 2 years.

  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia

    Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s is not recommended for use in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate) since it may cause increased difficulty in passing urine.

  • Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI)

    Use of Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s is not recommended if the patient has taken MAO inhibitors like selegiline or rasagiline within the last 14 days. Their combination may increase the risk of adverse effects like drowsiness and blurred vision.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless strictly indicated. The benefits and risks should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless strictly indicated. The benefits and risks should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

General Warnings
  • Epilepsy

    Caution is advised while using Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s in patients with epilepsy since it increases the risk of seizures.

  • Hepatic and/or renal impairment

    Caution is advised while using Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s in patients with liver/kidney disease due to an increase in the risk of adverse effects in these patients.

  • Driving or operating heavy machinery

    It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating heavy machinery while receiving this medicine since it increases the risk of drowsiness, dizziness, and difficulty with concentration.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    If a dose of Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s is missed, take the dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Anxiolytics moderate
  • Monoamine oxidase inhibitors severe
Disease interactions
  • severe

    Use of Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s in patients with gastrointestinal obstruction is not recommended since it may worsen the condition. The risk is especially higher in elderly patients.

  • severe

    Use of Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s in patients with glaucoma is not recommended since it may increase the intraocular pressure, leading to an increased risk of vision problems. This risk is especially higher in elderly patients.

  • moderate

    Use of Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s in patients with asthma/COPD is not recommended since it may increase the risk of further lung problems like respiratory tract blockage. This risk is especially higher in elderly patients.

Lab interactions

General Instructions

Strictly follow the instructions on the label and take Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s only as directed. Do not take more than what is prescribed. It is advised that you inform the doctor about all the medicines or herbal products that you are using and about all your medical conditions before taking this medicine.

Other details

  • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • May cause sleepiness

References

Additional Information>

How to use Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s

Chlorpheniramine 10 mg/mL may be administered by SC, IM, or IV injection slowly over a period of one min.
Stability: Stored below 25 degree centigrade and protected from light.

what are the adverse effects of Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s?

Drowsiness, impaired reactions, dizziness.

What happens if I miss a dose of Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s?

ORAL: Adults & Children: gt;12 yr: 4 mg every 4-6 hr or 8 mg every 8-12 hr or 12 mg every 12 hr; max: 24 mg/day. 6-11 yr: 2 mg every 4-6 hr; max: 12 mg/day.
INJECTION: The dose repeated if required up to max 4 doses in 24 hr. By IM/IV inj over 1 min: Adults: 10 mg. Children: Under 6 mth, 250 mcg/kg; 6 mth-6 yr, 2.5 mg; 6-12 yr, 5 mg.

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Piriton tablet 4 mg 1000’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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