Sinarest is composed of four class of drugs: Caffeine (CNS stimulant), Chlorpheniramine (Antihistaminic), Paracetamol (NSAID) and Phenylephrine (Nasal decongestant).
Sinarest is a combination medicine used to treat headache, fever, body aches, runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and sinus congestion caused by allergies, the common cold, or the flu.
Chlorpheniramine which is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose and Acetaminophen which is a pain reliever and treats fever.
It is also the world’s most widely ingested psychoactive drug. Sinarest Tablet is basically a stimulant that can affect the central nervous system. Sinarest Tab affects the process of metabolism in many ways.
It stimulates the central nervous system and makes one feel alert and energetic. Store medicine at normal room temperature, away from any heat and direct light.
Do not freeze it unless instructed by the package. Keep the drug away from children and pets. Before using this Tablet, inform your doctor about any pills you take. Some health conditions can make you more prone to the Sinarest side effects.
Is It safe with alcohol?Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
The drug can be harmful to the fetus so it is advised to not consume the drug if not absolutely necessary. Consult a doctor in such a case.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before using this medication.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
If using the Sinarest medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively, then do not undertake driving or other activities that require alertness.
Does this affect kidney function?
The drug can cause serious side effects of you have renal complications so if you have any kidney related illness, it is recommended to consult your doctor before taking the drug.
Does this affect liver function?
It is advised to not consume the drug if you have any known problems in the organ.Talk to your doctor for further consultation.
How long is the duration of effect?
Sinarest Tablet effect of this medicine generally lasts for 4 to 6 hours.
What is the onset of action?
The effect of this medicine can be observed within an hourof administration of the dose.
Is it habit forming?
No. Sinarest is not reported to be habit forming.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Sinarest Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
Take the medication as soon as you remember. If it is close to your next dose do not take more in case of a missed dose. Resume your regular dosage pattern that the doctor has prescribed. Ensure that the treatment course is completed.
Are there any overdose instructions?Consult your doctor in case of overdose.
This medication is a stimulant that affects the central nervous system and is one of the most common psychoactive drugs. Adenosine receptors gets deactivated when the drug is consumed and leads to an increase in energy. It also inhibit histamine and COX enzyme and also work as a nasal decongestant. Thus, altogether it relieves the disease symptoms.
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
The tablet should be avoided if the patient has any allergies, specially allergies to acetaminophen or any other part of this drug.
Interaction with Medicine
The following may interact with the sinarest aspirin, ibuprofen, Paracetamol (acetaminophen), ranitidine, cimetidine, Bactrim DS and Tylenol.
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Sinarest Tablet: Uses, Side Effects, Mechanism, Dosage- Drugs Bank [Internet]. drugsbanks.com. 2018 [Cited 25 April 2019]. Available from:https://www.drugsbanks.com/sinarest-tablet/
Acetaminophen- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 23 April 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/paracetamol
Caffeine- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 23 April 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/caffeine
Chlorphenamine- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 23 April 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/chlorpheniramine
Phenylephrine- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 23 April 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/phenylephrine
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