DRUGS & SUPPLEMENTS
What are the side effects you encounter while taking this medicine?
This medication is made by Pfizer and is generically known as Phymorax hydrochloride and is available in tablet and syrup form.
This drug is prescribed for the relief of anxiety and tension brought about by psychoneurosis.
Phymorax may also be used for the containment of pruritus due to allergic reactions such as chronic uticaria and contact dermatitis.
Phymorax may be used as a sedative when used as a premedication following general anesthesia.
Studies of this medicine in pregnant humans have not yet been studied however, studies on animals have shown that Phymorax induce fetal abnormalities in pregnant mice, rabbits and other animals.
It is not also known whether the contents of Phymorax are passed into human milk. Talk with your doctor first before considering breast feeding.
Drowsiness is a main consideration when taking this drug and activities such as driving or operating machinery should be avoided.
Patients are also not advised to repeatedly take CNS depressant drug such as this.
Follow your doctor's instructions when taking Phymorax Europharm Laboratoires. Never deviate from the doctor's instructed intake instructions.
For the treatment of anxiety and tension, the dose is 50-100 mg for adults, 50 mg daily divided into two doses for children.
For the management of pruritus, the dosage for adults is 25 mg and for children, it is 50 mg divided in two doses.
For the usage of Phymorax as a sedative, the dose is 50-100 mg in adults and 0.6mg/kg in children.
The dosage described above may be increased or decreased depending on your doctor's assessment.
The most common symptom of Phymorax overdose is hypersedation. If overdose happens, the patient should be made to vomit, if he/she has no urge to vomit, it should be induced. Another relief is to immediate gastric lavage. Immediately seek emergency medical attention while continuing to monitor the patient's vital signs.
If a dose of Phymorax is missed, never attempt to take double doses to make up for it. You may however, skip that dose you missed and just proceed with your regular time of intake.
The reported side effects associated with Phymorax intake were usually mild and passing and are not causes for immediate medical care. Among the side effects are dry mouth, drowsiness, and tremors.
There are no known harmful drug interactions associated with this medication intake. But it is still best to tell your doctor of the medicines you are taking and have taken for the past week.
Depending on the reaction of the Phymorax after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Phymorax not safe to drive or operate heavy machine after consumption. Meaning that, do not drive or operate heavy duty machines after taking the capsule if the capsule has a strange reaction on your body like dizziness, drowsiness. As prescribed by a pharmacist, it is dangerous to take alcohol while taking medicines as it exposed patients to drowsiness and health risk. Please take note of such effect most especially when taking Primosa capsule. It's advisable to consult your doctor on time for a proper recommendation and medical consultations.Is Phymorax addictive or habit forming?
Medicines are not designed with the mind of creating an addiction or abuse on the health of the users. Addictive Medicine is categorically called Controlled substances by the government. For instance, Schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US are controlled substances.
Please consult the medicine instruction manual on how to use and ensure it is not a controlled substance.In conclusion, self medication is a killer to your health. Consult your doctor for a proper prescription, recommendation, and guidiance.
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The information was verified by Dr. Rachana Salvi, MD Pharmacology