What is the Promethazine drug?
Promethazine is a first-generation antihistamine. Promethazine is used in different kinds of diseases. It can treat allergy symptoms such as itching, runny nose, sneezing, itchy, or/and watery eyes, hives, itchy skin, rashes. Promethazine can also be administered to treat motion sickness, nausea, vomiting. Another function of Promethazine is medicine for sleep-aid or a sedative.
It was developed in 1940 by Rhone-Poulenc Laboratories and was approved by FDA in 1951.
Promethazine wholesalers and manufacturers:
Promethazine medicine is found globally under many different brand names such as Phenadoz, Phenergan, Promethegan. It can also be found as a generic medicine. Some of the Promethazine distributors are Solvadis, Excenen Pharmatech, Leap Chem, and many others.
Promethazine suppliers market it under various different forms. Promethazine is sold as injectable solution (25 mg/ml, 50 mg/ml, 25mg/5 ml), oral syrup (6.25 mg/5 ml), oral tablet (12.5 mg, 25 mg, 50 mg), cream (2%) or suppository (12.5 mg, 25 mg).
Promethazine for sales:
The retail prices for Promethazine depend on the dosage form of the product. For injectable solution, Promethazine costs $ 27 for 25 mg/ml and $ 48 for 50 mg/ml both sell for 25 ml solution. For the oral syrup, Promethazine costs $13 for 6.25 mg/ml for a 118 ml bottle. For oral tablets, Promethazine costs $ 16 for 30 tablets of 12.5 mg, $ 9 for one tablet of 25 mg, and $ 11 for four tablets of 50 mg. For two rectal suppositories of 12.5mg, Promethazine costs $20, and for one suppository of 25mg, Promethazine costs about $ 16.
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How to use the Promethazine drug?
The dosage of Promethazine depends on the treatment followed. For an allergic reaction, an adult should take 6.25 mg to 12.5 mg orally or rectally before meals and before bedtime. For sedation, an adult should take orally or rectally 25 to 50 mg once. For motion sickness, an adult should take 25 mg orally or rectally once, then 12.5 to 25 mg every 4 to 6 hours as needed. For nausea, an adult should take 12.5 to 25 mg IM, IV, orally, or rectally every 4 hours as needed.
Promethazine medication can have some side effects; the most common ones for oral medicine are drowsiness, dizziness, restlessness, confusion.
Promethazine in injection, oral solution, tablet must be stored at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Promethazine as suppositories must be refrigerated.