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Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

By A.MENARINI INDIA
1000 Tablet(s) in Bottle
MRP 81.50*
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Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(4.0 Mg)
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COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

CPM tablet is an antiallergic medicine used in common cold and allergies, including allergy to pollen or dust. It contains Chlorpheniramine, which belongs to an antiallergic group of medicines. It wor...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

CPM tablet is used to relieve symptoms of common cold, allergy and hay fever, an allergy caused by pollen or dust. These symptoms include runny nose, sneezing, itching of eyes, nose or throat, red eye...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

  • If you are allergic to Chlorpheniramine or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have a stomach or duodenal ulcer.
  • If you have glaucoma, a condition where eye pressure is increased.
  • If you have a urinary bladder or prostate problem.
  • If you have taken or taking medicines for psychiatric disorders (MAO inhibitors).
  • This medicine should not be given to a child less than 6-years of age.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

  • Sleepiness
  • Irritation
  • Dryness of nose, mouth or throat
  • Anxiety
  • Constipation
  • Fast heartbeat
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take CPM tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Components of this medicine are known to be harmful to the foetus. Thus, it should be avoided in pregnant women. If you become pregnant while on the treatment with this medicine, then immediately inform your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take CPM tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of this medicine in lactating women. However, as a component of this medicine is known to be excreted in milk, this medicine should be avoided if you are breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed CPM tablet?
A:
This medicine causes sleepiness. If you are taking this medicine, then avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with CPM tablet?
A:
Drinking alcohol along with this medicine increases sleepiness. Therefore, alcohol drinking should be avoided while taking this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver or kidney diseases.
  • You have asthma or other breathing problems.
  • Your blood pressure is high.
  • You have an overactive thyroid.
  • You have an allergy to any other medicines or any food.
  • You are taking medicines for sleeplessness.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

How Does It Work?

CPM tablet works by opposing the action of a substance called histamine, a chemical formed in the body in certain allergic conditions.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

Take CPM tablets as prescribed by your doctor with or without food.
interactions

Interactions of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of CPM tablets or CPM tablets itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicines you are taking, whuch includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatments if you are taking an...
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  • Especially if you are on certain medications like antipsychotic medicine, antiepileptic medicines such as phenytoin, medicines used to induce calmness, etc.
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are moclobemide, Phenelzine and Tranylcypromine, as they may interfere with the action of CPM tablets when given together.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

  • Store CPM tablets at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Cpm Bottle Of 1000 Tablets (A.Menarini)

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of CPM tablet include sleepiness, dry mouth, flushing, fever, confusion, weakness, ringing sensation in ears, blurring of vision, sleeplessness and rarely seizures. If you have...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, then take it as soon as you remember it. If it is already time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Does the intake of CPM tablet cause sleepiness?

A: Yes, sleepiness is the main side effect of CPM tablet. Therefore, it belongs to a group of medicine called sedating antihistamines.

Q: How does CPM tablet work?

A: CPM tablet works by opposing the action of a substance called histamine, a chemical formed in the body in certain allergic conditions.

Q: Can CPM tablet be taken with other cold or allergy medicine such as cetirizine?

A: Taking CPM tablet with other cold or allergy medicine should be avoided, as it can increase sleepiness or can cause other untoward side effects.

Q: When should the intake of CPM tablet be avoided?

A: Intake of CPM tablet should be avoided if you are engaged in work where you need to be awake such as driving, operating machinery or working in other hazardous activities, as it causes sleepiness.

Q: Is CPM an antibiotic?

A: No, it is not an antibiotic. It contains chlorpheniramine, which is an anti-allergic medicine.

Q: How long does it take CPM to act?

A: It usually starts acting within 30 minutes to 1 hour, after its consumption.

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ContainsChlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(4.0 Mg)
UsesAnti-allergic
Side effectsSleepiness, irritation, dryness of nose, mouth or throat, anxiety
Last Updated on: 03 Nov 2021 | 01:04 PM (IST)
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