Pherazine DM Side Effects
What should I watch for?
Tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or if they get worse.
You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. Do not stand or sit up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. This reduces the risk of dizzy or fainting spells. Alcohol may interfere with the effect of this medicine. Avoid alcoholic drinks.
This medicine can make you more sensitive to the sun. Keep out of the sun. If you cannot avoid being in the sun, wear protective clothing and use sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or tanning beds/booths.
Side Effects to watch for
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
- allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
- breathing problems
- changes in vision
- confused, disoriented, excitable
- fast, irregular heartbeat
- fever, sweating
- high or low blood pressure
- muscle stiffness
- tremors, twitches
- yellow eyes or skin
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
What may interact with this drug?
Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications:
This medicine may also interact with the following medications:
- alcohol or alcohol-containing products
- barbiturate medicines like phenobarbital
- medicines for depression, anxiety or psychotic disturbances
- medicines for Parkinson's disease
- medicines for sleep
- medicines for the stomach like metoclopramide, dicyclomine, glycopyrrolate
- pain medicines
- radio contrast dyes
- some medicines for cold or allergies