Drug Description :
Actavis Generics (previously named Watson Pharmaceuticals and Actavis plc) is a multinational pharmaceuticals company focusing on branded pharmaceuticals, generics and over-the-counter drugs as well as biologics, purchasing, distributing and selling. The business operates internationally in Dublin , Ireland, and has an office in Parsippany-Troy Hills, New York , USA. It is used to treat symptoms of common cold , flu, asthma and other respiratories (e.g. sinusitis, bronchitis). Promethazine is a watery eye, itchy eyes / nose / throat, runny nose and nose-related. Codeine is an opioid (anti-coustic) suppressant that affects some parts of the brain and reduces the urge to toxin. In children below 18 years of age, opioid cough suppressants should not be used. The risk of severe (and fatal) side effects is higher for children, especially breathing issues. Discuss the dangers and
benefits of this drug with your doctor. Products of cough and cold do not cure colds. Cough also doesn't have to be treated with medication because of a common cold. Ask the pharmacist or doctor about other ways to alleviate cough and cold symptoms, such as drinking enough fluids, using a moisturizer or spraying the saline nose. Consult the pharmacist drug guide before beginning to take codeine / promethazine and when each refill is provided.
This is a host syrup that contains codeine. It turns into a powerful opioid drug called also morphine in the body. In some cases, these changes can happen faster than usual, which increases the chance of some serious side effects. Therefore, the medication must be stopped when you follow unusual symptoms such as sweating, restlessness, nausea, anxiety and shaking chills.
This syrup is used as combination therapy for the treatment of patients with influenza and many other allergies. It is an antihistamine that provides relief from watery eyes, itching of eyes / nose / throat, even provides relief from runny nose and sneezing. Its main constitutes Codeine which is an opioid cough suppressant also called antitussive, which acts on certain parts of the brain and makes is less sensitive to cough.
It is not recommended that children under the age of 18 consume this product. If consumed, some serious but rarely fatal side effects such as breathing problems can be observed.
Oral consumption of this drug before or after food, usually every four to six hours is recommended. But it is necessary to take it with full glass or 8 grams or 240 ml of water is necessary or by prescription. For stomach upset it can be consumed with food. Consuming fluids in large quantities is important when consuming this medicine or as directed by a doctor. Changing the amount of the dose is dangerous and using it for a long time without a prescription will not improve the heat faster, but it can increase the risk of side effects. Withdrawal reactions such as diarrhea and vomiting can be observed if consumed for an extended period of time.