Description

For relief of vomiting and symptoms of cold and allergy.


Active Ingredients

PROMAGEN 5

  • Paediatric Promethazine Oral Solution BP 5mg/5mL.

PROMAGEN 10

  • Promethazine Oral Solution BP 10mg/5mL.

Contents

Each teaspoon (5mL) contains:

PROMAGEN 5

  • Promethazine Hydrochloride BP               5mg
  • Sodium Benzoate                                      10mg

PROMAGEN 10

  • Promethazine Hydrochloride BP             10mg

Uses/Indications

PROMAGEN 5

  • For use as an antihistamine, antiemetic, sedative and hypnotic.

 PROMAGEN 10

  • For relief of vomiting and symptoms of cold and allergy.

Dosage/Directions

PROMAGEN 5

Allergic conditions:

  • Children 2-5 years            :take one to three 5mL spoonfuls at night or one 5mL spoonful two times daily. (max three 5mL spoonfuls daily)
  • Children 6-12 years          :take two to five 5mL spoonful at night or one to two 5mL spoonfuls two times daily. (max. five 5mL spoonfuls daily)

Nausea and vomiting:

  •  Children 2-5 years             :take one 5mL spoonful every 4 to 6 hours.   (max three 5mL spoonfuls daily)
  •  Children 6-12 years           :take two 5mL spoonfuls every 4 to 6 hours.   (max five 5mL spoonfuls daily)

Travel sickness (the night before travel and repeated after 6-8 hours if required):

  •  Children 2-5 years              :take one 5mL spoonful
  •  Children 6-12 years            :take two 5mL spoonfuls

 

Missed Dose: If you are taking this medicine regularly and miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for the dose that you have missed.

 

PROMAGEN 10

  •   Children 1-5 years                                    : take half 5mL spoonful two times daily.
  •                 6-10 years                                    : take one 5mL spoonful two times daily.
  •  Adults and children over 10 years          : take two 5mL spoonfuls two to three daily.

Warnings/Precautions

PROMAGEN 5

  • Avoid using alcohol, sleeping pills, medicines for reducing anxiety and tension or any other medicines that suppress breathing.
  • This preparation may cause drowsiness.

PROMAGEN 10

  • Promagen 10 may cause drowsiness and potentiate other central nervous system depressant compounds depressant compounds such as alcohol.
  • It should be used with cautiously with in patients with cardiovascular or hepatic diseases.
  • Due to its anticholinergic activity it should be used with caution in conditions such as glaucoma.

Storage

  • Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Keep out of reach of children.

Packaging

PROMAGEN 5 - 50mL, 100mL and 3.6L bottle

PROMAGEN 10 – 100mL bottle