Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Precautions and warnings
Closed-fish glaucoma; urinary retention, prostatic hyperplasia or pyloroduodenal obstruction; epilepsy, Elderly, Pregnancy, May impair ability to drive or control machinery.
CNS depression; paradoxical stimulation (high doses
- children or elderly); headache
- psychomotor impairment; dry mouth
- thickened respiratory tract secretions
- blurred vision; urinary difficulty or retention
- increased gastric reflux; nausea
- epigastric pain. Rarely
- blood disorders. Convulsions
- extrapyramidal effects
- sleep disturbances
- hair loss.
Potentially Fatal: Anaphylaxis.
Enhanced sedation with alcohol or other CNS depressants, Additive antimuscarinic effects with MAOIs, atropine, TCAs, May block out admonitory symptoms caused by toxic agents for example, amino glycoside antibiotics.
Premature infants and neonates. Acute asthmatic attack.
Mode of actions
Mebhydrolin is an ethylenediamine derivative antihistamine with antimuscarinic and ataractic properties.
Dosage & Administration
Adults and children over 10 years: 2-6 tablets daily
Children 5-10 years: 2-4 tablets daily
Children 2-5 years: 1-3 tablets daily
Children upto 2 years: 1-2 tablets daily
Pregnancy & Lactation
FDA has not yet classified this medicine into a specified pregnancy category. Although there is no enough evidence that taking this medicine during you are pregnant is harmful.
Discuss with your doctor if you are trying to get pregnant while taking this medicine too.
If you do become pregnant while you are taking this medicine, you should continue to take it and contact with your doctors as quickly as possible. They can assist you to decide whether or not to keep taking this medicine. If you abandon taking this medicine and become sick, this would be more pernicious to your child than staying on the medication.
There is no specific information about whether this medicine is passed on to the baby through breast milk. During this medication, if your baby becomes very sleepy, restless, fatigued, exhibit feeding problems, stop breastfeeding and talk to your doctors very quickly.
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