FEMIDOXIN TABLET

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FEM0072
 
Manufacturer : -1
Composition : PYRIDOXINE (VITB6)-10MG+DOXYLAMINE-10MG+FOLIC ACID-2.5MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : FEMIDOXIN TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10
Drug Ingredient Information
PYRIDOXINE (VITB6)-10MG+DOXYLAMINE-10MG+FOLIC ACID-2.5MG

PYRIDOXINE (VITB6)

Information for patients
Drug Information Pyridoxine is vitamin B6. Vitamins occur naturally in foods such as meat, poultry, nuts, whole grains, bananas, and avocados. Vitamin B6 is important for many processes in the body. Pyridoxine is used to treat or prevent vitamin B6 deficiency. It is also used to treat a certain type of anemia (lack of red blood cells). Pyridoxine injection is also used to treat some types of seizure in babies. Pyridoxine taken by mouth (oral) is available without a prescription. Injectable pyridoxine must be given by a healthcare professional.
Drug Alert
Alert do not exceed stated dose
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug Many drugs may alter the metabolism or bioavailability of pyridoxine, including isoniazid, penicillamine and oral contraceptives, which may increase the requirements for pyridoxine. Pyridoxine hydrochloride may reduce the effect of levodopa, a drug used in the treatment of Parkinsons Disease unless a dopa decarboxylase inhibitor is also given.
Drug Special Care You should not use pyridoxine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to it.
Drug Drug Interactions Many drugs may alter the metabolism or bioavailability of pyridoxine, including isoniazid, penicillamine and oral contraceptives, which may increase the requirements for pyridoxine. Pyridoxine hydrochloride may reduce the effect of levodopa, a drug used in the treatment of Parkinsons Disease unless a dopa decarboxylase inhibitor is also given.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction Data on exposed pregnancies indicate no adverse effects of pyridoxine in therapeutic doses on pregnancy or the health of the foetus or newborn child, or during lactation. Animal studies are insufficient with respect to effects on pregnancy, embryonal/foetal development, parturition or postnatal development. Caution should be exercised when prescribing to pregnant women.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Data on exposed pregnancies indicate no adverse effects of pyridoxine in therapeutic doses on pregnancy or the health of the foetus or newborn child, or during lactation.
Drug Machinery Interaction no data
Drug More Information Long term administration of large doses of pyridoxine is associated with the development of severe peripheral neuritis.
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info Pyridoxine Hydrochloride is used for isoniazid-induced peripheral neuritis, idiopathic sideroblastic anaemia and Vitamin B6 deficiency states.
Drug quanitty 50mg three times a day
Drug Dose no data
Excess Drug Consumption a) Symptoms – None reported b) Treatment – no treatment necessary
Forgot Drug Consumption no data
Stop Drug Consumption no data
Possible Side Effects
General Information As well as its needed effects, pyridoxine may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention
Common Drug Side Effects With large doses Clumsiness numbness of hands or feet
Rare Drug Side Effects Nervous system side effects have included sensory neuropathy with axonal degeneration. The adverse neurologic side effects have been reported following a single large dose (10 g) administered intravenously. It may rarely occur following chronic administration of lower doses. Peripheral sensory neuropathy has also been reported
Very Rare Drug Side Effects Dermatologic side effects have included allergic contact dermatitis. Photosensitivity has been confirmed in a female patient taking pyridoxine 100 mg orally daily
Drug Side Effects Symptoms no data
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Store below 25°C Protect from light and moisture.

DOXYLAMINE

Information for patients
Drug Information Insomnia Self-medication for short-term management of insomnia,a particularly in individuals who have difficulty falling asleep.102 Safety and efficacy not fully established; however, FDA states that, pending further accumulation of data, doxylamine-containing nighttime sleep aids that have been approved for this use may continue to be marketed in the US. Allergic Rhinitis Temporary relief of rhinorrhea, sneezing, lacrimation, itching eyes, or oronasopharyngeal itching associated with allergic rhinitis (e.g., hay fever) or other upper respiratory allergies
Drug Alert
Alert no data available
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug no data available
Drug Special Care Concomitant Diseases Because of possible anticholinergic effects (e.g., dryness of mouth, nose, and throat; dysuria; urinary retention),b patients with glaucoma, respiratory conditions (e.g., emphysema, chronic bronchitis), or difficulty urinating due to prostatic hypertrophy should consult a clinician before initiating therapy with doxylamine.101 102 Use with caution, if at all, in patients with angle-closure glaucoma, prostatic hypertrophy, stenosing peptic ulcer, pyloroduodenal obstruction, or bladder neck obstruction.b Use not recommended, unless under the direction of a clinician, in patients who have a breathing problem (e.g., emphysema, chronic bronchitis). Use generally not recommended in asthmatics who previously experienced a serious antihistamine-induced adverse bronchopulmonary effect. CNS Effects Risk of marked drowsiness.101 Caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery.101 (See CNS Depressants under Interactions and also see Advice to Patients.) Possible excitability (especially in children).101 b (See Pediatric Use under Cautions.) Sensitivity Reactions Tartrazine Sensitivity Some commercially available preparations (e.g., Aldex AN oral suspension) may contain the dye tartrazine (FD&C yellow No. 5); possible allergic reactions in susceptible individuals (e.g., those sensitive to aspirin)
Drug Drug Interactions no data available
Drug Pregnancy Interaction Women considering self-medication with doxylamine during pregnancy should consult a health professional for advice regarding the relative risks and benefits of such therapy.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Expected to be distributed into milk.103 Discontinue nursing or the drug.
Drug Machinery Interaction no data available
Drug More Information no data available
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info no data available
Drug quanitty Administration Oral Administration Administer orally as tablets or oral suspension.101 102 a Dosage Available as doxylamine succinate; dosage expressed in terms of the salt.101 102 Individualize dosage according to patient’s response and tolerance.b Pediatric Patients Insomnia Oral Self-medication in children =12 years of age: 25 mg 30 minutes before retiring or as directed by a clinician.102 Allergic Rhinitis Children 2 to <6 years of age: 1.9–3.125 mg every 4–6 hours, not to exceed 18.75 mg in 24 hours. Children 6 to <12 years of age: For self-medication, 3.75–6.25 mg every 4–6 hours, not to exceed 37.5 mg in 24 hours. Alternatively, under the direction of a clinician, up to 12.5 mg every 4–6 hours, or 2 mg/kg or 60 mg/m2 daily in divided doses, not to exceed 75 mg daily. Children =12 years of age: For self-medication, 7.5–12.5 mg every 4–6 hours, not to exceed 75 mg in 24 hours. Alternatively, under the direction of a clinician, up to 25 mg every 4–6 hours, or 2 mg/kg or 60 mg/m2 daily in divided doses, not to exceed 150 mg daily. Adults Insomnia Oral Self-medication: 25 mg 30 minutes before retiring or as directed by a clinician.102 Allergic Rhinitis Oral Self-medication: 7.5–12.5 mg every 4–6 hours, not to exceed 75 mg in 24 hours. Alternatively, under the direction of a clinician, up to 25 mg every 4–6 hours, or 2 mg/kg or 60 mg/m2 daily in divided doses, not to exceed 150 mg daily. Prescribing Limits Pediatric Patients Insomnia Oral Self-medication in children =12 years of age: Maximum 2 weeks.102 Allergic Rhinitis Oral Children 2 to <6 years of age: Maximum 18.75 mg in 24 hours. Children 6 to <12 years of age: For self-medication, maximum 37.5 mg in 24 hours. Under the direction of a clinician, maximum 75 mg daily. Children =12 years of age: For self-medication, maximum 75 mg in 24 hours. Under the direction of a clinician, maximum 150 mg daily. Adults Insomnia Oral Self-medication: Maximum 2 weeks.102 Allergic Rhinitis Oral For self-medication, maximum 75 mg in 24 hours. Under the direction of a clinician, maximum 150 mg daily.
Drug Dose no data available
Excess Drug Consumption Dail 1066. OR Contact doctor immediately
Forgot Drug Consumption Contact Your doctor
Stop Drug Consumption Do not stop the drug untill your doctor says you to do so.
Possible Side Effects
General Information no data available
Common Drug Side Effects no data available
Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Very Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Drug Side Effects Symptoms no data available
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Store in a cool and dry place.

FOLIC ACID

Information for patients
Drug Information The name of your medicine is Folic acid. It contains folic acid. This belongs to a group of vitamins called ‘B vitamins’. Folic acid is used to help prevent babies being born with Neural Tube Defects such as Spina Bifida. n You should use this medicine if you are trying to become pregnant and also during the first three months of your pregnancy. n You should also use this when you know you are pregnant or you think you are pregnant and continue to use it for the first three months of your pregnancy.
Drug Alert
Alert You are allergic (hypersensitive) to folic acid or any other ingredients in this liquid (listed in Section 6) Signs of an allergic reaction include a rash, itching or shortness of breath n You have a tumour or cancer
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug You are allergic (hypersensitive) to folic acid or any other ingredients in this liquid (listed in Section 6) Signs of an allergic reaction include a rash, itching or shortness of breath n You have a tumour or cancer
Drug Special Care You have been told that you have something called ‘pernicious anaemia’ or a ‘vitamin B12 deficiency’.
Drug Drug Interactions Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines. This includes medicines you buy without a prescription, including herbal medicines. This is because Folic acid can affect the way some other medicines work. Also, some medicines can affect the way Folic acid works. In particular, tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following: n Medicines for epilepsy and fits such as phenytoin or primidone. Your doctor may need to change the amount you are taking. This is because Folic acid may make these medicines work less well.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. If you are a woman and you are pregnant, this medicine is unlikely to cause any harm to you or your unborn child.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. If you are a woman and you are pregnant, this medicine is unlikely to cause any harm to you or your unborn child.
Drug Machinery Interaction Folic acid is not likely to affect you being able to drive or use any tools or machines
Drug More Information
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info to be taken orally
Drug quanitty as per the requirement
Drug Dose as per the requirement
Excess Drug Consumption There have been no cases of people taking an overdose with this medicine. However, if you think you have taken more than you should, talk to your doctor or go to a hospital straight away.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you forget a dose, take it as soon as you remember it. However, if it is nearly time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for a forgotten dose.
Stop Drug Consumption Do not stop the drug untill your doctor says you to do so.
Possible Side Effects
General Information no data available
Common Drug Side Effects An allergic reaction may include: n Any kind of skin rash, flaking skin, boils or sore lips and mouth n Sudden wheezing, fluttering or tightness of the chest or collapse. Tell your doctor if you get any of these side effects: n Feeling sick (nausea), being sick (vomiting) or an upset stomach.
Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Very Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Drug Side Effects Symptoms
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep out of the reach and sight of children n Do not store above 25°C n Take back to the pharmacy 1 month after opening. n Do not use after the expiry date which is stated on the label and carton (Exp: month, year) n The expiry date refers to the last day of that month n Do not use Folic acid if you notice a change in the appearance or smell of the medicine. Talk to your pharmacist n Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment

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