Polostan Sr Tablet is an antiallergic medicine used in common cold and allergy including allergy to pollen or dust. It contains chlorpheniramine, which is an antiallergic group of medicines. It works by opposing the action of histamine, formed in the body in certain allergic conditions. Take as prescribed by a doctor. Polostan Sr Tablet should not be used in pregnancy, breastfeeding, and children below 6-years of age. Inform the doctor about other medicines you are consuming, especially the medicines for brain diseases or to induce sleep, as concomitant use of the medicines with Polostan Sr Tablet, causes excessive sleepiness....
Q: Does the intake of Polostan Sr Tablet cause sleepiness?
A: Yes, sleepiness is the main side effect of Polostan Sr Tablet. Thus belongs to a group of medicine called sedating antihistamines.
Q: How does Polostan Sr Tablet work?
A: Polostan Sr Tablet works by opposing the action of a substance called histamine, a chemical formed in the body in certain allergic conditions.
Q: Can Polostan Sr Tablet be taken with other cold or allergy medicine such as cetirizine?
A: Taking Polostan Sr Tablet with other cold or allergy medicine should be avoided, as it may increase sleepiness or may cause other untoward side effects.