AVIL 50MG TABLET contains Pheniramine which belongs to the group of medicines called Antihistamines. It is used in the treatment of allergic conditions (such as hay fever, angioneurotic oedema, drug rashes, serum sickness, allergic conjunctivitis, food allergy), conditions of the respiratory tract which involves increased secretions (vasomotor rhinitis, acute rhinitis).
It is also used to treat itching skin conditions (such as neurodermatitis, lichen planus, eczema, acute and chronic urticaria, pruritus in jaundice and diabetes, pruritis of the anus or genitals, radiation sickness). It is also used to prevent and treat motion sickness and nausea, vomiting and vertigo due to Meniere’s disease (diseases of the inner ear) and other disturbances.
AVIL 50MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients having asthma, bronchitis, severe liver or heart diseases, narrow angle glaucoma (increased pressure within the eye), intolerant to certain sugars such as lactose or if you have any planned surgery to undergo.
AVIL 50MG TABLET should be used with caution in pregnant and breast-feeding women only if clearly advised by the doctor. AVIL 50MG TABLET should not be used in children (below 5 years of age) including new-borns and premature babies.
The most common side effect of taking AVIL 50MG TABLET is sedation (sleepiness). Ask for your doctor’s advice if the symptom worsens or bothers you.