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Pdf Tablets

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Pdf Tablets Description

Pdf Tablet is used to prevent nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. It is a combination medicine containing doxylamine, pyridoxine (vitamin B6) and folic acid (vitamin B9) as its active ingredients.

t is a combination of antiemetic and vitamin B6 and B9. It helps alleviate the symptoms of morning sickness. Take this Tablet on an empty stomach for better results. Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy are known as morning sickness and affect most pregnant women. This is usually one of the first symptoms of pregnancy. It’s caused by a combination of physical changes in the body such as increased fatigue, sensitivity to smell, hormonal changes and increased acid in the stomach. Pdf Tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor. It should be taken regularly for optimal results.

Product Summary

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ContainsDoxylamine + Folic Acid [Vit B9] + Pyridoxine [Vit B6]
UsesNausea and vomiting during pregnancy
Side effectsExcess sleepiness, constipation
TherapyPREGNANCY CARE
Check more medicines with composition as Doxylamine + Folic Acid [Vit B9] + Pyridoxine [Vit B6]

Uses of Pdf Tablets

Pdf Tablet is used to prevent nausea and vomiting during pregnancy.

Contraindications of Pdf Tablets

  • If you are allergic to pyridoxine, doxylamine, folic acid or any other ingredients of Pdf Tablet.
  • If you are consuming medicines such as such as monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) to treat depression
  • If you have any liver diseases
  • If you are alcoholic
  • If you are under 18 years of age

Side effects of Pdf Tablets

  • Excess sleepiness
  • Vertigo
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Rashes
  • Blurred vision

Precautions and Warnings of Pdf Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Pdf Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You can take Pdf Tablet during pregnancy when prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Pdf Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Use of Pdf Tablet is not recommended during breastfeeding as doxylamine can pass into milk and can cause sedation and irritability in breastfeeding infants. Please consult your doctor before using it.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Pdf Tablet?
A:
Pdf Tablet may cause sedation and dizziness. Hence, driving should be avoided after taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Pdf Tablet?
A:
No, severe drowsiness can occur when you consume alcohol with Pdf Tablet. This may lead to an accident.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have asthma or glaucoma, this tablet should be avoided
  • You have stomach ulcer or any obstruction in intestine or urinary bladder
  • Avoid driving, and handling any machinery as after taking Pdf Tablet you may feel excessively sleepy or drowsy

Mode of Action of Pdf Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Pdf Tablet contains pyridoxine, doxylamine, and folic acid.
  • Doxylamine is an antihistaminic. It blocks the natural substances in the body and responsible for nausea and vomiting.
  • Pyridoxine, also is known as vitamin B6, is a crucial component for various reactions and acts as a coenzyme in the body. Sometimes deficiency of pyridoxine may cause nausea and vomiting during pregna...
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  • Folic acid is one of the essential vitamins that play a vital role in DNA synthesis and synthesis of amino acids. It is crucial for cell division and the development of blood cells. It is essential fo...
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Directions for Use of Pdf Tablets

  • Take Pdf Tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water, without eating a meal, preferably on an empty stomach
  • You should take this medicine regularly without fail as directed by your doctor
  • You should not consume it more than the prescribed dose
  • Do not discontinue this tablet without consulting your doctor

Interactions of Pdf Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Pdf Tablet may interact with other medicines and create an altered response. Please tell your doctor if you are using any other medicines, over-the-counter medicines (that you buy without a prescripti...
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  • Medicine used to treat psychotic disorders such as monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), barbiturates and opioid pain killers can worsen the side effects of Pdf Tablet.
  • Avoid taking this Tablet if you are taking sleeping pills.
  • Pyridoxine present in Pdf tablets can reduce the effects of Levodopa, Phenobarb and Phenytoin.

Interactions with food items

Avoid taking it with food for optimum result

Storage and disposal of Pdf Tablets

  • Store Pdf Tablet below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat
  • Keep Pdf Tablet away from children and pets
  • You should not flush this medicine in the toilet or pour it into the drain. You need to properly discard this medicine when it is expired or no longer needed

Dosage of Pdf Tablets

Overdose

In case of an overdose or you experience symptoms such as restlessness, dryness of mouth, confusion or fast heartbeat, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • If you missed any dose of Pdf Tablet, take it as soon as you remember
  • If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule
  • Do not take a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one
  • Do not stop taking this Tablet without consulting your doctor

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: When to take Pdf Tablet?

A: You should take this medicine regularly without fail, as directed by your doctor, and not consume it more than the prescribed dose. Do not discontinue the medication on your own.

Q: Is Pdf safe during pregnancy?

A: Pdf tablet can be used during pregnancy when prescribed by your doctor.

Q: What is Pdf used for?

A: Pdf tablet is used to prevent nausea and vomiting during pregnancy.

Q: Can Pdf be taken empty stomach?

A: Yes, Pdf tablet can be taken on an empty stomach for better absorption and rapid onset of action.

Q: Can I take 2 Pdf tablets in one day?

A: You should always follow your doctor's instructions and take this medicine as advised by your doctor. Do not self medicate with any medicine without consulting your doctor as this may be harmful to you and your baby.

Q: Does Pdf make you sleepy?

A: Sleepiness is one of the common side effects that can be experienced during the treatment with Pdf. Although everyone doesn't need to experience the same.

Q: Is it necessary to take Pdf during pregnancy?

A: Nausea and vomiting are common in pregnancy. It is not necessary to take this Tablet if you do not suffer from nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. Pdf tablet is meant for the prevention of nausea and vomiting.

Q: Is Pdf is an antibiotic?

A: No, Pdf is not an antibiotic. It is an anti-emetic medicine with folic acid. It is used to prevent nausea and vomiting associated with pregnancy.

Q: Any lifestyle tips that might help me control my morning sickness?

  • Moving too quickly or suddenly can trigger nausea right when you wake up hence taking time to get up.
  • Take out time to relax and follow a stress management routine, as stress can affect your morning sickness.
  • An empty stomach can trigger nausea, hence snack frequently with small meals throughout the day.
  • Avoid spicy, acidic, and greasy foods as much as possible. Include food rich in protein and carbohydrates instead of fats.
  • These can help you fight nausea.
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Last Updated on: 05 May 2022 | 11:27 PM (IST)

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