Drugs such as antiemetics (cyclizine), anti-histamines (phenergan
), sleeping tablets (zopiclone), anxiolytics (benzodiazepines), tri-cyclic antidepressants (amitriptyline) and anti-epileptic drugs (eg gabapentin), when given with strong opioids, especially in "at-risk" patients, can increase the risk of adverse events and patient harm.
On April 7, 2000, Diane Levine received an injectable form of Demerol and Phenergan
from her physician as treatment for migraine headaches.
Medications include meclizine, diazepam (Valium), glycopyrrolate (Robinul) or lorazepam (Ativan) to help relieve dizziness, and help control nausea and vomiting, and anti-nausea medications such as promethazine (Phenergan
As for the kids, a healthy dose of Phenergan
(now, sadly, no longer available over the counter) had left them more or less comatose for the entire journey.
Some examples of Schedule V substances include certain mixtures containing low levels of codeine, such as Robitussin AC[R] and Phenergan
The protocol included premedication with Ramosetron (0.3 mg) i.v., Midazolam (2 mg), and Phenergan
(25 mg) i.
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Also, medications, both over-the-counter such as dimenhydrindte (Dramamine), diphenhydramine (Benadryl) and meclizine (Antivert), and prescription, such as promethazine (Phenergan
) or scopolamine (Scopace), can prevent and treat seasickness, but they also may cause drowsiness.
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can be used to treat a range of allergic conditions of the upper respiratory tract and skin, including hay fever, rashes or hives.
She's at pains to point out she uses Phenergan
, an "over-the-counter anti-histamine that can be used for travel sickness".
The issue in Levine was whether FDA approval of Wyeth's labeling of the drug Phenergan
provided Wyeth with a complete defense to plaintiffs tort claim.
Current pharmacological treatment Value First-generation antipsychotic drugs 28 (44%) Second-generation antipsychotic drugs 18 (29%) Depot antipsychotic medication 9 (14%) Clozapine 1 (2%) Antidepressants 23 (37%) Lithium 2 (3%) Sodium valproate 7 (11%) Carbamazepine 1 (2%) Benzodiazepines 11 (17%) Zolpidem 5 (8%) Zopiclone 2 (3%) Anticholinergic drugs 3 (5%) Propranolol 1 (2%) Phenergan
1 (2%) Nil 4 (6%)