PharmEasy logo
Select Pincode
Don’t have a prescription?
Get Started
share

Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

By PIRAMAL PHARMA LIMITED
60ml Syrup in Bottle
18.20*
MRP 22.20
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
Inclusive of all taxes
Out of Stock
safety
All the Products are packed and stored Safely
molecules
Check more medicines with composition
Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(0.5 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

Polaramine Syrup contains Chlorpheniramine, which belongs to an antiallergic group of medicines It works by opposing the action of a substance called histamine, a chemical formed in the body in certai...
Read more
    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

Polaramine Syrup 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 ...
Read more
contraindications

Contraindications of Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

  • 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 Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

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

Precautions and Warnings of Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Polaramine Syrup 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 Polaramine Syrup 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 Polaramine Syrup?
A:
This medicine causes sleepiness. If you are taking this medicine, then avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Polaramine Syrup?
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 Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

How Does It Work?

Polaramine Syrup 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 Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

  • Take Polaramine Syrup as prescribed by your doctor with or without food
  • Shake well before the use and use a measuring cup or spoon for measurement
interactions

Interactions of Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicine used for psychiatric disorders, Parkinson’s disease and epilepsy such as Phenytoin, Moclobemide, Phenelzine and Tranylcypromine interfere with the action of Polaramine Syrup when given togeth...
    Read more
  • Medicines that are given for sleeplessness (sedative) when taken along with Polaramine Syrup increase sleepiness.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any drug interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

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

Dosage of Polaramine Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Polaramine Syrup include sleepiness, dry mouth, flushing, fever, confusion, weakness, ringing sensation in ears, blurring of vision, sleeplessness and rarely seizures. If yo...
Read more

Missed a Dose

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

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: Does the intake of Polaramine Syrup cause sleepiness?

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

Q: How Polaramine Syrup works?

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

Q: Can Polaramine Syrup be taken with other cold or allergy medicine such as cetirizine?

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

Q: When the intake of Polaramine Syrup should be avoided?

A: Intake of Polaramine Syrup 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.
Last Updated on: 10 May 2021 | 04:05 PM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.