Feelings Tablet is a sleep-aid and also used as short term sedative. This medicine belongs to the class of an antihistamine. This medication induces sleep by depressing the brain to produce feelings of drowsiness and tiredness.
When used in combination with vitamin B6, it is prescribed to pregnant women for nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. To ensure your safety you must inform your doctor before using this medication, tell him if you have or are:
- Allergic to any ingredient contained within it
- you are taking any other medications particularly sodium oxybate
- Asthma or Lung diseases or Difficulty in breathing
- Heart diseases or Ulcers
- Sleep apnea or High blood pressure
- Pregnant or a nursing a baby.
The dosage for this medication is determined by the doctor based on your age, medical history, and current condition. The usual dose in adults diagnosed with insomnia is 25 mg, to be taken orally once daily, half an hour before bedtime. Usually, the duration of therapy is 2 weeks.
Is It safe with alcohol?This medication may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?This medication is safe to use during pregnancy.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?It may be unsafe as this might affect the alertness of the patient. Thus driving must be avoided.
Does this affect kidney function?There is only limited available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?There is only limited available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Feelings Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any overdose instructions?Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Are there any missed dose instructions?If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
This medication belongs to the first generation anti-allergic drug and also acts as an antagonist to muscarinic acetylcholine. It subdues histamine H1 receptors in the body, which prevents the histamine from affecting the patient.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
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