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Promethazine HCl Injection

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Promethazine HCl Injection

PATIENT INFORMATION

Promethazine hydrochloride (promethazine hydrochloride injection) may cause marked drowsiness or impair the mental or physical abilities required for the performance of potentially hazardous tasks, such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery. The use of alcohol, sedative-hypnotics (including barbiturates), general anesthetics, narcotics, narcotic analgesics, tranquilizers, etc, with promethazine hydrochloride (promethazine hydrochloride injection) may enhance impairment. Pediatric patients should be supervised to avoid potential harm in bike riding or in other hazardous activities.

Patients should be advised to report any involuntary muscle movements.

Persistent or worsening pain or burning at the injection site should be reported immediately.

Avoid prolonged exposure to the sun.

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/21/2007
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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