Phenergan Elixir 5mg/5ml Promethazine
Phenergan Elixir is a versatile medication used for a varity of conditions. It can be used for short term insomnia, allergic reactions and nausea.
Due to the Promethazine Hydrochloride ingredient contained within the formulation of this medication – the Pharmacist requires photographic identity confirmation.
Would you please therefore forward a scanned copy of either your driving license or passport upon ordering
Phenergan Elixir – Oral Solution Antihistamine – Contains Promethazine Hydrochloride 5 mg / 5 ml – Recommended for Children 2-5 years old.
- Motion Sickness.
- Relieves the symptoms of chicken pox and mumps by acting as a mild sedative.
- For short-term use for sedation.
Phenergan Elixir is an oral solution antihistamine. Antihistamines are traditionally used to treat allergies and hay fever. The side effect of some antihistamines is drowsiness, so they are often used as mild sedatives.
Directions for Use:
Children 2-5 years old – 5-15ml as a single dose at night or 5ml up to 3 times a day.
Children 2-5 years – 5-15ml as a single dose at night.
Children 2-5 years – 5ml to be taken the night before travel. Can be repeated after 6-8 hours into the journey if necessary.
Promethazine hydrochloride 5 mg / 5 ml, Maltitol liquid, Citric acid anhydrous (E330), Sodium citrate (E331), Ascorbic acid (E300), Sodium sulphite anhydrous (E221), Sodium metabisulphite (E223), Sodium benzoate (E211), Orange juice flavour 510844E, Caramel (E150), Acesulfame potassium (E950), Purified water.
Phenergan should not be used in patients in coma or suffering from CNS depression of any cause. Phenergan should not be given to patients with a known hypersensitivity to promethazine or to any of the excipients. Promethazine is contraindicated for use in children less than two years of age because of the potential for fatal respiratory depression. Phenergan should be avoided in patients taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors up to 14 days previously. The elixir contains hydrogenated glucose syrup and is not suitable for diabetics.
This medicine will make you drowsy so it is recommended you do not drive or operate heavy machinery.