Elimazine Drug Information
Medication Information: Alimazine is used to relieve allergic skin reactions and itchy skin. This medicine is used before surgery to help keep children calm. Alimazine is an antihistamine that blocks a substance in the body called histamine. In some people, excess histamine is produced by contact with certain plant pollens, dust, pet fur, or insect bites, which can cause allergic skin reactions. Alimazine reduces allergy symptoms by blocking histamine.
Alimazine is not suitable for children under two years of age; It is also prescribed for children who want to have surgery, which has a calming effect on these children.
Contraindications to the use of alimazine
- Pay attention to the expiration date of alimazine and do not take it if the medicine in your hand has expired.
- Never give alimazine to anyone else, even if you have the same symptoms.
- Do not take more than the prescribed dose of alimazine.
Elimazine drug interaction
>It may alter the performance of medications and increase the risk of serious side effects. Make a list of all the medicines (including prescription / over-the-counter medicines and herbal products) you use and share them with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not change the dose of your medicine without consulting your doctor or stop taking the medicine.
Tips to consider before taking alimazine
Some medications are not suitable for people with certain conditions, and some medications may be prescribed if additional treatment is needed; Therefore, it is best for your doctor to know the following before taking alimazine:
- If you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- If you have any cardiovascular problems.
- If you have any liver disease or kidney or prostate problems.
- If you have trouble breathing.
- If you have difficulty urinating or constipation.
- If you have conditions such as epilepsy, Parkinson’s, depression, glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye) or myasthenia gravis (a condition that causes muscle weakness).
- If you have ever had jaundice (yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes) or another blood disorder.
- If you have a disease called pheochromocytoma (a tumor in the adrenal gland).
- If you have porphyria (a rare inherited blood disorder).
- If you are currently taking certain medications. These medicines include all the medicines available, whether you are prescribed them or taking them without a doctor’s prescription, such as herbal medicines and complementary medicines.
- If you have a history of an allergic reaction to a medicine.
Possible side effects of alimazine
All medications can cause side effects; But many consumers also do not experience any side effects. In case of persistent side effects, the doctor should be informed:
- Feeling drowsy or dizzy, blurred vision, dry mouth, upset stomach, headache, chills and restlessness, abnormal and uncontrollable muscle movements, sleep problems, mood swings, stuffy nose, changes in sexual ability, breast changes Or allergies, menstrual problems, palpitations, constipation, urinary incontinence and rash
Consult your doctor if you have any other symptoms that you feel may be due to the use of alimazine.
How to store alimazine
- Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
- Keep the medicine in a cool, dry place away from heat and direct sunlight.