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T-Minic Oral Drops

Manufacturer: Novartis India Ltd
Medicine composition: Chlorpheniramine, Phenylephrine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

T-Minic Oral Drops is an antihistamine that blocks the histamine producing action in the body. This helps to treat the symptoms related to Sinus Pressure, Sinus Congestion, Runny Nose, Itchy Throat and Nose, watery eyes, sneezing etc. It also reduces any other symptoms of infections in the upper respiratory tract, hay fever as well as allergies.

This medication is usually recommended for a short use duration, not more than 7 days at a time. Strictly follow the doctor’s direction for the duration and dosage of use.

The side effects of using T-Minic Oral Drops include dizziness, confusion, anxiety, constipation, nausea, restlessness, and blurred vision. It also includes dry mouth, decreased coordination, irritability, shallow breathing, hallucinations, problems concentrating and trouble to urinate.

Avoid T-Minic Oral Drops if you develop allergic reactions to it. It is also not recommended for patients presently using sodium oxybate, furazolidone or monoamine oxidase inhibitors or have used within the last 2 weeks. Patients prone to breathing issues, glaucoma, heart problems, liver disease, high blood pressure, seizures, hyperthyroidism, urination problems etc. must inform the physician of their medical history before starting the medicine.

T-Minic Oral Drops is used to treat the following problems:

  • Common Cold Symptoms

  • Hypersensitivity

Common side effects of T-Minic Oral Drops are as follows:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    T-Minic Oral Drops is not recommended for use with alcohol.

  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    T-Minic Oral Drops is best avoided during pregnancy unless instructed otherwise by the doctor.

  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    T-Minic Oral Drops must not be used during lactation unless recommended by the physician.

  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Driving might not be safe while using T-Minic Oral Drops as it reduces alertness and causes drowsiness.

  • Does this affect kidney function?

    T-Minic Oral Drops must be administered with caution in patients suffering from renal impairment.

  • Does this affect liver function?

    T-Minic Oral Drops does not affect the liver.

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The action of T-Minic Oral Drops lasts for up to 6 to 8 hours.

  • What is the onset of action?

    T-Minic Oral Drops starts acting almost instantaneously.

  • Is it habit forming?

    T-Minic Oral Drops is not habit forming.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    T-Minic Oral Drops is used when required, generally twice or thrice in a day.

  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    In case of an overdose of T-Minic Oral Drops, inform the doctor immediately.

T-Minic Oral Drops is a first-generation antihistamine, which is used to prevent the allergic symptoms from conditions such as urticaria and rhinitis. This drug binds to the histamine H1 receptor, which prevents the action from endogenous histamine. It also acts as a nasal decongestant. It works by narrowing the swelling of blood vessels in the ear and nose, thereby providing great relief from discomfort.

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

    Hyperthyroidism

    T-Minic Oral Drops is not suitable for patients allergic to Chlorpheniramine Maleate or Phenylephrine and those suffering from hyperthyroidism.

Ques: What is T-Minic Oral Drops?

Ans: T-Minic Oral Drops has Chlorpheniramine Maleate and Phenylephrine as active elements present in it. This medication performs its action by obstructing H1-receptor sites on tissues, inhibiting the blood vessels results in reducing the flow of blood thus relieves nasal congestion. It is used to treat conditions such as Watery eyes, Itchy throat/skin, Anaphylactic shock, Urticaria, Hypotensive conditions, Eye mydriasis, Intraocular tension, etc.

Ques: What is the use of T-Minic Oral Drops?

Ans: T-Minic Oral Drops, medication which is used for the treatment, control, and prevention of the below mentioned conditions such as:
  1. Common cold
  2. Nasal decongestant
  3. Watery eyes
  4. Runny nose
  5. Itchy throat/skin
  6. Anaphylactic shock
  7. Hypotensive conditions
  8. Eye mydriasis
  9. Intraocular tension
  10. Allergy
  11. Hay fever
  12. Rhinitis
  13. Chill
  14. Hives
  15. Colds
  16. Urticaria

Ques: What are the side effects of T-Minic Oral Drops?

Ans: T-Minic Oral Drops, medication which has some known side effects which may or may not occur always and some of them are rare but serious. If you observe any of the below mentioned side effects, contact your doctor immediately.

Here is a complete list of side effects caused by T minic oral drops, which are mentioned below:

  1. Muscular weakness
  2. Drowsiness
  3. Feeling nervous
  4. Tightness in chest
  5. Stomach pain
  6. Ringing in ears
  7. Constipation
  8. Blurred vision
  9. Hypotension
  10. Painful urination
  11. Rate skin rash
  12. High blood pressure
  13. Urge to vomit
  14. Hypertension
  15. Loss of appetite
  16. Dizziness
  17. Fast heart rate
  18. Palpitation
  19. Dry mouth
  20. Changes in appetite
  21. Headache
  22. Age-related deficits in motor function
  23. Restlessness
  24. Difficulty in passing urine
  25. Swelling of the face
  26. Slow heart action
  27. Difficulty in breathing

Ques: Can T-Minic Oral Drops be used for common cold and nasal decongestant?

Ans: Yes, T-Minic Oral Drops, a medication which is used to treat conditions such as common cold and nasal decongestant. Do not use T Minic drops for the above mentioned conditions without consulting first with your doctor. It is a prescribed medication which should only be taken on a prescription.

Ques: How long do I need to use t minic oral drops before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 1 day to 1 month, before noticing an improvement in the condition. But the same duration is not mandatory for everyone and so, it is not a standard time period for this medication's action. Please consult your doctor, for the time period you need to consume this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use t minic oral drops?

Ans: This medication is generally used twice or thrice a day, as the time interval to which this medication has an impact, is around 8 to 12 hours, but it is not the standard frequency, for using this medication. It is advised to consult your doctor before the usage, as the frequency also depends on the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use t minic oral drops empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is common to be taken orally and the action of salts involved in this medication, do not depend on whether taking it pre-meal or post-meal. It is advised to consult a doctor before use and take it at a fixed time in a day.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of t minic oral drops?

Ans: This medication contains salts, which are suitable to store at 15 to 30c temperature, as keeping this medication above or below that, can cause an inadequate effect. Protect it from moisture and light. Keep this medication, away from the reach of children. It is advised to dispose of the expired or unused medication, for avoiding its inadequate effect.
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About T-Minic Oral Drops
What are the uses of T-Minic Oral Drops
What are the contraindications of T-Minic Oral Drops ?
What are the side effects of T-Minic Oral Drops ?
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What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of T-Minic Oral Drops ?
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