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Side effects of Alimemazine (Temaril P) in details
These side effects are usually mild.
severe chills, sore throat or
hands or feet, also known as ’pins
These may be serious side effects.
You may need medical attention.
(Serious side effects are rare.)
rash, itching or hives on the skin,
swelling of the face, lips, tongue
or other parts of the body,
shortness of breath, wheezing or trouble breathing.
These are very serious side effects.
You may need urgent medical
attention or hospitalisation. (These
side effects are very rare.)
Alimemazine (Temaril P) contraindications
Do not take this medicine if you have
an allergy to this medicine or any of
Do not take this medicine if you have,
or have had, any of the following
* severe liver or kidney disease
* closed-angle glaucoma
* unusual heart beats
* prostate problems
* difficulty passing urine
* a narrowing or blockage between
the stomach and small intestine
which causes vomiting of
Do not give this medicine to a child
under 2 years.
What are the possible side effects of Prednisolone (Temaril P)?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction to Prednisolone (Temaril P): hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:
problems with your vision;
swelling, rapid weight gain, feeling short of breath;
severe depression, unusual thoughts or behavior, seizure (convulsions);
bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood;
pancreatitis (severe pain in your upper stomach spreading to your back, nausea and vomiting, fast heart rate);
low potassium (confusion, uneven heart rate, extreme thirst, increased urination, leg discomfort, muscle weakness or limp feeling); or
dangerously high blood pressure (severe headache, blurred vision, buzzing in your ears, anxiety, confusion, chest pain, shortness of breath, uneven heartbeats, seizure).
Less serious Prednisolone (Temaril P) side effects may include:
sleep problems (insomnia), mood changes;
acne, dry skin, thinning skin, bruising or discoloration;
slow wound healing;
headache, dizziness, spinning sensation;
nausea, stomach pain, bloating; or
changes in the shape or location of body fat (especially in your arms, legs, face, neck, breasts, and waist).
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Side effects of Prednisolone (Temaril P) in details
Applies to Prednisolone (Temaril P): oral liquid, oral solution, oral suspension, oral syrup, oral tablet, oral tablet disintegrating
In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by Prednisolone (Temaril P) (the active ingredient contained in Prednisolone (Temaril P)). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.
Major Side Effects
You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking Prednisolone (Temaril P):
- blurred vision
- decrease in the amount of urine
- fast, slow, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
- mental depression
- mood changes
- noisy, rattling breathing
- numbness or tingling in the arms or legs
- pounding in the ears
- shortness of breath
- swelling of the fingers, hands, feet, or lower legs
- trouble thinking, speaking, or walking
- troubled breathing at rest
- weight gain
- Abdominal cramping and/or burning (severe)
- abdominal pain
- bloody, black, or tarry stools
- cough or hoarseness
- darkening of skin
- decrease in height
- decreased vision
- dry mouth
- eye pain
- eye tearing
- facial hair growth in females
- fever or chills
- flushed, dry skin
- fruit-like breath odor
- full or round face, neck, or trunk
- heartburn and/or indigestion (severe and continuous)
- increased hunger
- increased thirst
- increased urination
- loss of appetite
- loss of sexual desire or ability
- lower back or side pain
- menstrual irregularities
- muscle pain or tenderness
- muscle wasting or weakness
- pain in back, ribs, arms, or legs
- painful or difficult urination
- skin rash
- trouble healing
- trouble sleeping
- unexplained weight loss
- unusual tiredness or weakness
- vision changes
- vomiting of material that looks like coffee grounds
Minor Side Effects
Some of the side effects that can occur with Prednisolone (Temaril P) may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:
- Increased appetite
- Abnormal fat deposits on the face, neck, and trunk
- dry scalp
- lightening of normal skin color
- red face
- reddish purple lines on the arms, face, legs, trunk, or groin
- swelling of the stomach area
- thinning of the scalp hair
What is the most important information I should know about Prednisolone (Temaril P)?
- Prednisolone (Temaril P) may lower the ability of your body to fight infection. Avoid contact with people who have colds or infections. Tell your doctor if you notice signs of infection like fever, sore throat, rash, or chills.
- If you have not had chickenpox, shingles, or measles, avoid contact with anyone who does. Contact your doctor if you are exposed to chickenpox or measles.
- Report to your doctor any injuries or signs of infection (fever, chills, sore throat, pain during urination, or muscle aches) for up to 12 months after stopping Prednisolone (Temaril P).
- Carry an ID card at all times that says you take Prednisolone (Temaril P).
- Do not receive a live vaccine (eg, measles, mumps) while you are taking Prednisolone (Temaril P). Talk with your doctor before you receive any vaccine.
- Tell your doctor or dentist that you take Prednisolone (Temaril P) before you receive any medical or dental care, emergency care, or surgery.
- Prednisolone (Temaril P) may raise your blood sugar. High blood sugar may make you feel confused, drowsy, or thirsty. It can also make you flush, breathe faster, or have a fruit-like breath odor. If these symptoms occur, tell your doctor right away.
- Diabetes patients - Check blood sugar levels closely. Ask your doctor before you change the dose of your diabetes medicine.
- Prednisolone (Temaril P) may cause an increase in blood pressure, salt and water retention, and increased potassium loss. It may be necessary to restrict the use of salt in your diet and take a potassium supplement if instructed to do so by your doctor. Discuss any questions or concerns with your doctor.
- Prednisolone (Temaril P) can cause a decrease in the amount of calcium in your bones and increase the risk of osteoporosis. Talk with doctor about taking calcium and vitamin D while you are taking Prednisolone (Temaril P).
- Prednisolone (Temaril P) may interfere with skin allergy tests. If you are scheduled for a skin test, talk to your doctor. You may need to stop taking Prednisolone (Temaril P) for a few days before the tests.
- Lab tests, including adrenal function, blood glucose levels, blood potassium and sodium levels, blood pressure monitoring, weight checks, chest x-rays, and eye pressure, may be performed while you use Prednisolone (Temaril P). These tests may be used to monitor your condition or check for side effects. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments.
- Caution is advised when using Prednisolone (Temaril P) in CHILDREN; they may be more sensitive to its effects.
- Corticosteroids may affect growth rate in CHILDREN and teenagers in some cases. They may need regular growth checks while they take Prednisolone (Temaril P).
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: Prednisolone (Temaril P) may cause harm to the fetus. If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Prednisolone (Temaril P) while you are pregnant. Prednisolone (Temaril P) is found in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use Prednisolone (Temaril P), check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.
If you are on long-term or high-dosage therapy and you suddenly stop taking Prednisolone (Temaril P), you may have WITHDRAWAL symptoms, including fever, vomiting, appetite loss, diarrhea, nausea, dizziness, weight loss, weakness, general body discomfort, or joint or muscle pain. If you need to stop Prednisolone (Temaril P), your doctor will gradually lower your dose.
Prednisolone (Temaril P) contraindications
You should not use this medication if you are allergic to Prednisolone (Temaril P), or if you have a fungal infection anywhere in your body.
Before taking Prednisolone (Temaril P), tell your doctor about all of your medical conditions, and about all other medicines you are using. There are many other diseases that can be affected by steroid use, and many other medicines that can interact with steroids.
Your steroid medication needs may change if you have any unusual stress such as a serious illness, fever or infection, or if you have surgery or a medical emergency. Tell your doctor about any such situation that affects you during treatment.
Steroid medication can weaken your immune system, making it easier for you to get an infection or worsening an infection you already have or have recently had. Tell your doctor about any illness or infection you have had within the past several weeks.
Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Call your doctor for preventive treatment if you are exposed to chicken pox or measles. These conditions can be serious or even fatal in people who are using steroid medication.
Do not receive a "live" vaccine while using Prednisolone (Temaril P). The vaccine may not work as well during this time, and may not fully protect you from disease.
Do not stop using Prednisolone (Temaril P) suddenly, or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Ask your doctor how to avoid withdrawal symptoms when you stop using Prednisolone (Temaril P).
Wear a medical alert tag or carry an ID card stating that you take Prednisolone (Temaril P). Any medical care provider who treats you should know that you take steroid medication.
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