Does pyrilamine make you sleepy?
Side Effects Dizziness, drowsiness, constipation, stomach upset, blurred vision, or dry mouth/nose/throat may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Can you mix codeine with antihistamine?
Using codeine together with diphenhydrAMINE may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating. Some people, especially the elderly, may also experience impairment in thinking, judgment, and motor coordination.
What is pyrilamine maleate used for?
Chlorpheniramine, phenylephrine, and pyrilamine is a combination medicine used to treat runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and sinus congestion caused by allergies, the common cold, or the flu.
What pill is pyrilamine caffeine?
MIDOL- acetaminophen, caffeine, and pyrilamine maleate tablet.
Can you take Piriton and codeine together?
Yes, you can take chlorphenamine together with painkillers like paracetamol or ibuprofen that you buy from the pharmacy or supermarket. But if you take chlorphenamine with painkillers that contain codeine (such as co-codamol) or other prescription painkillers, you may feel very tired and sleepy.
Can I take co-codamol and Piriton?
It’s fine to use Piriton with over-the-counter painkillers like paracetamol or ibuprofen. It’s best to avoid combining it with co-codamol or co-dydramol though, because this could make you very sleepy.
Why does Midol have pyrilamine maleate?
Why does Midol® Complete have an antihistamine as an active ingredient? Pyrilamine Maleate is an antihistamine active ingredient, and its purpose is to temporarily relieve bloating due to water retention during the menstrual period.
Is taking Midol bad for you?
Midol can cause liver failure or even death if you overdose on these small pills. Take only the recommended dose and don’t take other pills that contain APAP. Initial signs of an APAP overdose include loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, sweating and confusion or weakness.
Why does Midol make me feel weird?
Unfortunately, dizziness is a common side effect of using Midol. It’s caused by the drowsiness that many women experience when taking this medication, which is used to treat menstrual cramps and other symptoms.
Why does Midol have caffeine?
Fatigue is a common complaint among women during their periods, so Midol® Complete is specially formulated with 60 mg of caffeine per caplet. That means a two-caplet dose is the caffeine equivalent of about one cup of coffee. The caffeine in Midol® Complete also acts as a diuretic that helps reduce bloating.