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Sinarest New Tablet

Manufactured byCENTAUR PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
ContainsParacetamol (500 mg) + Phenylephrine (10 mg) + Chlorpheniramine (2 mg)
Description
Sinarest New Tablet is a medicine that contains Paracetamol, Phenylephrine, and Chlorpheniramine. It is used to relieve nasal congestion, excess production of mucous, runny nose, headache, fever, etc., associated with the common cold. Your doctor may prescribe this medicine for other uses also. It works by blocking the effect of certain natural substances in the body that cause allergic reactions, pain, and fever. Sinarest New Tablet can cause side effects like mild drowsiness, stomach upset, dizziness, anxiety, insomnia, rarely thickening of bronchial secretions, hypotension, respiratory depression or breathing difficulty, heart palpitations, and anticholinergic effects (dry mouth, blurry vision, dilated pupils, increased heart rate, decreased sweating, constipation and difficulty urinating). Inform your doctor if any of these symptoms persist or worsen. Do not take Sinarest New Tablet if you are allergic to it. Do not drive vehicles or operate machines after taking this medicine as it may affect your alertness. Sinarest New Tablet can be taken with or without food. Take this medicine at the same time daily for ease of remembering. Do not consume alcohol while taking this medicine as it can cause liver damage or make you feel dizzy. Take this medicine for the recommended duration even if your symptoms subside after taking a few doses. Consult your doctor if you do not feel better even after two weeks of treatment with Sinarest New Tablet. Sinarest New Tablet may not be suitable for all people. Inform your doctor if you have seizures, diabetes, heart, liver, or thyroid problems before taking this medicine. Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use in pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Sinarest New Tablet

  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Gastric / Mouth Ulcer
  • Constipation
  • Fatigue
  • Sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  • Blurred or double vision
  • Dry mouth
  • Increase in the blood pressure
  • Difficult or painful urination

Uses of Sinarest New Tablet

What is it prescribed for?

  • Common Cold and Cough associated with Fever
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The effect of Sinarest New Tablet can be observed within 30 to 60 minutes after intake
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The effect of Sinarest New Tablet lasts for an average duration of 4 to 6 hours.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with Sinarest New Tablet due to the increased risk of drowsiness, dizziness, and difficulty in concentration. It is advised that you do not consume alcohol or limit its use while being treated with this medicine.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported for Sinarest New Tablet.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use in pregnancy. If you are pregnant, consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use while breastfeeding. Hence, if you are breastfeeding, consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Allergy

Avoid taking Sinarest New Tablet if you are allergic to it. Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms such as skin rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, breathing difficulty, etc.

Severe liver disease

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have severe liver problems due to the increased risk of worsening your health condition.

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate) as it may cause increased difficulty in passing urine.

Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI)

Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) are a class of medicines used to treat depression. Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have taken MAOIs within the last 14 days due to the increased risk of serious side effects.

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a condition where the pressure in the eyeballs is abnormally high that can damage the optic nerve and lead to eventual loss of vision. Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have glaucoma due to the increased risk of worsening your condition.

Ventricular tachycardia

Ventricular tachycardia is a condition that causes the lower chambers of your heart to beat very quickly. It occurs due to a problem with your heart's electrical impulses. Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have ventricular tachycardia due to the increased risk of worsening your heart condition.

Gastrointestinal obstruction

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have stomach or intestinal obstruction disorder as it may worsen your condition.

Asthma

Asthma is a condition in which your airways narrow and swell and may produce extra mucous. Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have asthma as it may increase the risk of further lung problems like respiratory tract blockage (blockage of the airway to lungs).
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use in pregnancy. If you are pregnant, consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast-feeding

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use while breastfeeding. Hence, if you are breastfeeding, consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
General warnings

Driving or operating heavy machines

Sinarest New Tablet may cause blurred vision or dizziness in some people. It is advised that you do not perform activities such as driving vehicles or operating machines if you experience any of these symptoms after taking this medicine.

Chronic Malnutrition

Malnutrition is a condition in which your body does not get enough nutrients. Malnutrition can increase the risk of Sinarest New Tablet toxicity. Therefore, the dose of this medication may be adjusted by your doctor depending on your condition.

Kidney diseases

Sinarest New Tablet should be used with caution if you have kidney problems due to the increased risk of severe side effects. Your doctor may adjust the dose of this medicine or prescribe a suitable alternative based on your condition.

Alcohol-containing medicines

Sinarest New Tablet should be used with caution if you are taking any alcohol-containing medicines due to the increased risk of severe side effects. It is advised that you report all the other medicines that you may be taking to your doctor before beginning the treatment with this medicine.

Aspirin allergy

Sinarest New Tablet should be used with caution if you are allergic to Aspirin (painkiller and blood thinner medicine) due to the risk of serious side effects like hives (itchy, painful eruptions that sting), rashes, nasal polyps (boils in your nose) and breathing difficulty. Your doctor may prescribe a suitable alternative as needed.

Use in Children

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use in children younger than 12 years as the safety and efficacy data are not available.

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose of Sinarest New Tablet as soon as you remember. If it is time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.

Overdose

Never take more than the prescribed dose. Seek emergency medical treatment in case of an overdose of Sinarest New Tablet.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

N/A

Instructions

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with Sinarest New Tablet due to the increased risk of drowsiness, dizziness, and difficulty in concentration. It is advised that you do not consume alcohol or limit its use while being treated with this medicine.
Interaction with Medicine

Carbamazepine

Linezolid

Phenytoin

Leflunomide

Prilocaine

Antidiabetic drugs

Antidepressants

Beta blockers

Anxiolytics

Disease interactions

Liver disease

Sinarest New Tablet should be used with extreme caution if you have liver problems due to the increased risk of severe side effects. Your doctor may suggest tests to monitor your liver function while on treatment with this medicine. Report any symptoms such as nausea, fever, rashes, or dark urine to your doctor on priority. Your doctor may adjust the dose of this medicine or prescribe a suitable alternative based on your condition.

Gastrointestinal blockage

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have stomach and intestinal problems like gastrointestinal obstruction due to the increased risk of worsening your condition. Your doctor may adjust the dose of this medicine or prescribe a suitable alternative based on your condition.

Heart diseases

Sinarest New Tablet should be used with extreme caution if you have heart conditions due to the increased risk of severe side effects. Report any incidence of irregular heart rate and very high blood pressure to your doctor on priority. Your doctor may adjust the dose of this medicine or prescribe a suitable alternative based on your condition.

Diabetes

Use Sinarest New Tablet with caution if you have diabetes (high blood sugar level) due to the increased risk of worsening your condition. Your doctor may monitor your blood sugar levels while on treatment with this medicine.

Thyroid disorders

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have thyroid disorders as it may cause serious side effects and abnormal thyroxine levels. Your doctor may adjust the dose of this medicine or prescribe a suitable alternative based on your condition.

Seizures

Sinarest New Tablet is not recommended for use if you have a history of seizures as it may increase the risk of serious side effects. Your doctor may adjust the dose of this medicine or prescribe a suitable alternative based on your condition.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions

5-HIAA Urine Test

5-HIAA urine test measures the amount of serotonin in your body. Sinarest New Tablet can interfere with this test and may give a false-positive result. Inform your doctor and lab technician about all your current medicines before undergoing any lab test.
Take Sinarest New Tablet with or without food, as advised by your doctor. Do not take more than the prescribed dose. Inform your doctor if you are taking any other medicines including other fever/cold medicines like Paracetamol, or if you have any other medical conditions before taking this medicine. Keep the medicine away from the reach of children and pets. Ensure that the unused medicine is disposed of properly.
Miscelleneous

Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor

To be taken as instructed by doctor

May cause sleepiness

How it works
Sinarest New Tablet is a combination of Paracetamol, Phenylephrine, and Chlorpheniramine. Paracetamol is a pain reliever and fever reducer. It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that are responsible for pain and fever. Phenylephrine acts by reducing the swelling of the blood vessels in the nasal passages, making it easier to breathe. Chlorpheniramine blocks the effect of certain substances produced by the body that cause allergic reactions.
Legal Status

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Upper respiratory combinations

Schedule

Schedule H

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