Prugo 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets
Prugo 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

Prugo 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

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Prugo 10 MG Description

Prugo 10 mg tablet is an anti-allergic medicine containing Hydroxyzine as its active ingredient. It is used to manage allergic skin conditions such as pruritus, urticaria and eczema. It helps in impro...
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ContainsHydroxyzine(10.0 Mg)
ClassificationANTI-ALLERGIC
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Uses of Prugo 10 MG

Prugo 10 mg tablet is used in managing skin allergies such as pruritus, urticaria and eczema.

Contraindications of Prugo 10 MG

  • If you are allergic to Hydroxyzine, other anti-allergic medicines or other ingredients of Prugo 10 mg tablets.
  • If you have irregular heart rhythms and a family history of sudden death due to heart disorder.
  • If you have or had cardiovascular disease or if your heart rate is very low.
  • If you have low salt levels in your body (e.g. low level of potassium or magnesium).
  • If you are an asthmatic with a history of asthmatic attack upon anti-allergic use.
  • If you have porphyria (a disease that causes stomach pain, constipation, change in the colour of urine, skin rashes and disturbing behaviour).
  • If you are pregnant, you think you might be pregnant or breastfeeding.

Side effects of Prugo 10 MG

  • Headache
  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Uncontrolled movements
  • Slurred speech

Precautions and Warnings of Prugo 10 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Prugo 10 mg Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should not take Prugo 10 mg tablets if you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant as it can lead to malformations and harm the unborn baby. If you become pregnant while taking this medicine, tell your doctor immediately and discontinue the medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Prugo 10 mg Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advisable not to breastfeed during the treatment with Prugo 10 mg tablets as it may harm the baby. Your doctor will decide whether to discontinue the medicine or breastfeeding after accessing the benefit of treatment to the mother and breastfeeding to the baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Prugo 10 mg Tablet?
A:
Prugo 10 mg tablets may make you drowsy, dizzy and make you feel less alert than usual for the first few days after you take it. If you are affected, do not drive or operate machinery until this effect has worn off.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Prugo 10 mg Tablet?
A:
You should not take alcohol with Prugo 10 mg tablets because the sedative effects of alcohol may increase.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart problems such as palpitations, trouble breathing after taking this medicine.
  • You have kidney disease or are on dialysis or liver function problems.
  • You have an enlarged prostate or pain and difficulty in passing urine.
  • You have an eye disorder called glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye).
  • You have any disease related to the stomach, intestine or ulcers.
  • You have weak muscles or a condition called Myasthenia gravis.
  • You have a brain-related disorder such as fits, seizures or memory loss (Dementia), overactive thyroid, high blood pressure, hyperthyroidism or breathing disorders.
  • This medicine may affect the results of some tests for allergy or asthma.
  • Prugo 10 mg tablets should not be used or used with caution in the elderly as they have a slow metabolism and bodily functions.

Mode of Action of Prugo 10 MG

How Does It Work?

Histamine is a chemical mediator responsible for allergic reactions. It is normally produced when your body senses something harmful, such as infection or foreign particles. Prugo 10 mg blocks the act...
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Directions for Use of Prugo 10 MG

Prugo 10 mg tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for opti...
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Interactions of Prugo 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Prugo 10 mg Tablet should not be taken with any medicine with the risk of increased heartbeats or irregular heart rhythm.
  • Prugo 10 mg Tablet should not be used with medicines acting on the brain or used for psychiatric disorders, medicines used for seizures or convulsions, medicines used to control nausea and vomiting, o...
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  • Additive anticholinergic effects (blurring of vision, dry mouth, urine retention, constipation) may occur if this medicine is taken with Cimetidine, a medicine used to reduce stomach acid content shou...
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  • Prugo 10 mg Tablet could mask the warning signs of ear damage due to certain medicines such as Gentamicin, Tobramycin and Amikacin. Therefore, it should be used cautiously.
  • Prugo 10 mg Tablet should not be taken along with medicine containing adrenaline used during cardiac arrest or other emergency conditions.

Storage and disposal of Prugo 10 MG

Store Prugo 10 mg tablets in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard any unused m...
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Dosage of Prugo 10 MG

Overdose

The symptoms of an overdose can vary and majorly affects the brain functions and can lead to slowing down or excitation in an individual. Typical side effects of overdosage of Prugo 10 mg Tablet inclu...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose, then take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a double dose...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Prugo 10 mg Tablet addictive?

A: No, this is not an addictive medicine. However, if you have such tendencies, please inform your doctor before starting the treatment with Prugo 10 mg Tablet.

Q: How long should I take Prugo 10 mg Tablet?

A: You should complete the course of this medicine for effective control of allergy. Do not take it for a prolonged duration.

Q: What are the side effects of Prugo 10 mg Tablet?

A: The side effects of this medicine are drowsiness, dizziness, feeling lazy, slow or slurred speech. However, not everyone gets them.

Q: Can Prugo 10 mg be taken with Cetirizine?

A: No, you should not take these two medicines together as it can lead to increased side effects, especially in the elderly. Both of these medicines are anti-allergic medicines. Cetirizine is one of the active metabolites of Prugo 10 mg and taking extra cetirizine can abnormally increase the concentration in the body and increase the side effects.
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Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 07:39 AM (IST)

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