|Dosage and administration||
Children under 6 years of age: Follow doctor’s instructions.
Hypersensitivity to any component of this medicine.
|Warnings and precautions for use||
Sedative effect of chlorpheniramine increases when taken concomitantly with alcohol or sedatives and tranquilizers.
|Recommendation for pregnancy and breastfeeding||
|Effects on ability to drive and use machines||
This drug causes drowsiness. Caution should be taken when driving and operating machines.
|Interactions, incompatibilities of medicine||
MAOIs may prolong and intensify anticholinergic activity of antihistamines.
|Undesirable effects (ADRs)||
Sedative effects vary from slight drowsiness to deep sleep, dry mouth, vertigo, dizziness, anorexia, nausea.
|Overdose and management||
Chlorpheniramine maleate is an antihistamine. Chlorphenamine acts by competing with histamine for histamine H1-receptor sites on effector cells.
Chlorpheniramine is well absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract.
|Storage conditions, shelf-life, quality specification of the medicine||
Storage conditions: Protect from humidity and light, below 30 degrees C.
Composition: Each tablet contains:
Chlorpheniramine maleate . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 mg
Box of 10 blisters x 20 tablets.
Allermine is used for:
The treatment of respiratory tract diseases due to acute and chronic allergy: Seasonal rhinorrhea, rhinitis etc.
Other allergic symptoms such as contact dermatitis, urticaria, Quincke’s edema, food or drug allergy; itching caused by infections such as measles or chickenpox.