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Prugo 10 MG Syrup

Manufacturer: Adcock Ingram Healthcare Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Hydroxyzine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Prugo 10 MG Syrup is a sedative that lowers the activity of the nervous system. It also works as an antihistamine. It acts as an antidepressant and provides relief in cases of anxiety or tension. Prugo 10 MG Syrup is also used to cure certain skin allergies. It can also be used in combination with other medications for the purpose of anesthesia.

Using Prugo 10 MG Syrup may give rise to certain minor or severe reactions. The minor reactions are shakiness, tremors, drying of the mouth, headache or migraine, hallucinations. Serious side effects include chest pain, cough, dizziness, rapid or irregular heartbeat, skin rashes, difficulty breathing, and fatigue, swelling of the face, eyes, lips or mouth. In case of the latter category of side effects seek medical aid immediately.

Certain preventive measures that you should ensure by consulting your doctor are:

  • If you are allergic to Prugo 10 MG Syrup or any other medicine, or foods or substances.
  • If you have a history of long QT syndrome (LQTS).
  • If you suffer from glaucoma.
  • If you have heart diseases.
  • If you have problems urinating.
  • If you have recently had a heart attack.
  • If you have high or low levels of potassium.

Prugo 10 MG Syrup is available in oral capsule, oral tablet and oral suspension form. Take a low-power dose and for a short duration. In adults the dosage recommended is 25 mg about three to four times a day in case of treatment of Pruritus. For sedation in adults use about 50 to 100 mg (orally) and about 25 to 100 mg in the case of IM injection. Avoid alcohol while taking Prugo 10 MG Syrup. In case of drug overdose contact your health care provider right away.

Prugo 10 MG Syrup is used to relieve symptoms of anxiety and helps to calm down the patient.
Pruritus
Prugo 10 MG Syrup is used in the treatment of pruritus to reduce the itching of the skin.
Preoperative sedation
Prugo 10 MG Syrup is used to induce sedation in preoperative patients.
Not recommended in patients with known allergy to Prugo 10 MG Syrup or to cetirizine.
Prolong QT interval
Not recommended in patients with the history of QT interval prolongation and with any heart diseases.
In addition to its intended effect, Prugo 10 MG Syrup may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Dizziness Major Common
Cough Major Rare
Chest discomfort Major Rare
Fast heartbeat Major Rare
Constipation Minor Less Common
Dry mouth Minor Less Common
Headache Minor Less Common
Shaking of the hands or feet Minor Rare
How long is the duration of effect?
The sedation effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 4 of 6 hours and 1 to 12 hours for antipruritic effect.
What is the onset of action?
The effect of this medicine can be observed in 15 to 30 minutes after an oral dose.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.
Is it habit forming?
No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Prugo 10 MG Syrup, and hence can be used as its substitute.
Mankind Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Missed Dose instructions
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it’s almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
Overdose instructions
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
India
United States
Japan
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you're at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Disease
QT Prolongation Major
This medicine is not recommended in patients with the history of QT prolongation with existing heart disease. An alternate medicine should be considered based on the clinical condition.
Interaction with Alcohol
Alcohol Moderate
Consumption of alcohol with this medicine is not recommended as it can result in dizziness and difficulty in concentration. Avoid activities that need mental alertness like driving and operating machinery.
Interaction with Lab Test
Lab
Information not available.
Interaction with Food
Food
Information not available.
Interaction with Medicine
Clozapine Major
These medications may increase the risk of irregular heart rhythm and may cause symptoms of palpitations, breathing difficulty and dizziness. Monitoring of signs and symptoms and dose adjustments are to be made if coadministration is needed.
Ketoconazole Moderate
These medications may increase the risk of irregular heart rhythm and may cause symptoms of palpitations, breathing difficulty and dizziness. Monitoring of signs and symptoms and dose adjustments are to be made if coadministration is needed.
Antihypertensives Moderate
These medications should be used with caution as it may lower the blood pressure. Symptoms of dizziness, lightheadedness should be reported to the doctor. The dose of any of these medicines should be adjusted based on the clinical condition.
Fluoroquinolone antibiotics Major
These medications may increase the risk of irregular heart rhythm and may cause symptoms of palpitations, breathing difficulty and dizziness. Inform the doctor if you are receiving any quinolone antibiotics. An alternate medicine should be considered based on the clinical condition.
What are you using Prugo 10 MG Syrup for?
Pruritus
Other
How much was the improvement?
Average
Poor
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
More than 2 days
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
How did you take this medicine?
With Food
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Other
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Popular Questions & Answers

Dear Dr. I suffering from skin disease. But I have not know name of this disease. Disease is just like as circles in my skin through over the parts of arms, legs,thighs and left right sides of tests in night and day I have lot of itchiness and acidic. Dear Dr. I had taken lot of medicine such medicine name as 1 cream (Nomite) permethrin (Biosol 6) clobetasol propionate & salicylic acid (vivsert) sertaconazole nitrate 2%w/w.2 Tablets & capsules (vilfol 5) Folic acid 5 mg (Etaviv) Itraconazole 100 mg ,(prugo_10) Hydroxyzine. 3 Soaps (Walker) ketoconazole 2%w/w.4 Lotions Colsaft AF, Biomethrin lotion. No5 Powders Myzole etc. Dear Dr. no medicine does not control my skin disease. Dear Dr. day by day disease increasing other parts of the body. Please Please Dear Dr. give me best suggestion how I control this disease it better for me and It is also great kindness of you.

BHMS, M.D.
Homeopath, Pune
Dear Dr. I suffering from skin disease. But I have not know name of this disease. Disease is just like as circles in ...
hello lybrate user, circular eruption with itching is tinea cotporis. it is a fungal infection of legs,hands region.it is contagious infection transmitted by fomites such as towel, hotel bed sheets etc. it often have reoccuring tendency even after completing antifungal treatment. maintain proper hygiene, keep affected area dry, use separate towels, avoid tight clothing, avoid synthetic cloths. have healthy diet.avoid stress. Take homeopathic treatment for fungal infection. it's safe, natural and holistic way of treatment. natural homeopathic medicine strikes at the root of problem to ensure complete cure. In chronic cases, medicine is selected on the basis of thorough details of patient like medical history, causes, temperament etc.; such well selected remedy gives complete cure and stops the reoccuring tendency of infection. message back for consultation.

Actually I have some skin problem. There are some round red rashes on my left leg. Etching is also happens. What should I do. I think it's spreading also. What should I do doctor.

CIDESCO, DGA, DBT, DBC, MBBS
Trichologist, Mumbai
Actually I have some skin problem. There are some round red rashes on my left leg. Etching is also happens. What shou...
Hello it must be some skin infection. Try to keep the area dry n clean. Get urself check for blood suger levels. It ll better if you send pic. You can use flucos gel two times per day for 10 days. Flucos dusting powder 2-3 times per day. Flucort c ointment two times per day for 7 days (keep a gap of 10-15 between flucos gel n flucort ointment) if itching is more apply alokem gel + calamine lotion, mix both n apply 2-3 times per day. Tab prugo 25 mg two times per day for 7 days. Drink 2-3 lit of water, include green leafy vegetables, fresh fruits n juices in. Your diet. Daily exercise of 45 min is must. Thanx.
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I was suffering for some rashes so doctor suggested me cetrizine. But now I feel sleepy all the time. What should I do ?

CIDESCO, DGA, DBT, DBC, MBBS
Trichologist, Mumbai
I was suffering for some rashes so doctor suggested me cetrizine. But now I feel sleepy all the time. What should I do ?
Hello you dint mention on which body part ur having rashes,,hw dis rashes started n all. As of now you can start applying Alokem gel + calamine lotion,mix both n apply 2-3 Times per day. Tab prugo 25 mg two times per day for 10 days. Drink 2-3 lit of water,include green leafy vegetables, fresh fruits n juices in ur diet. thanx
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If somebody is feeling redness and itching in private parts. What should she do for it?

CIDESCO, DGA, DBT, DBC, MBBS
Trichologist, Mumbai
If somebody is feeling redness and itching in private parts. What should she do for it?
Hello. you must b suffering from fungal infection. make sure to use cotton undergarments, n keep d area clean n dry, maintain hygiene by trimming hair on regular interval. check ur blood suger levels. you can use Flucos gel two times per day for 15 days. Flucos dusting powder 2-3 Times per day. for redness you can apply alokem gel + calamine lotion, mix both n.apply 2-3 Times per day. Tab prugo 25 mg at night time for 7 days. drink 2-3 lits of water,include green leafy vegetables,fresh fruits n juices in ur diet n daily exercise of 45 min is must. thanx
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