Promethazine is in a group of drugs called phenothiazines (FEEN-oh-THYE-a-zeens).
It works by changing the actions of chemicals in your brain. It blocks the effects of the naturally occurring chemical histamine in your body.
The Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) is the leaflet included in the pack with a medicine.
It is written for patients and gives information about taking or using a medicine.
Speaking directly—mentioning that patients seem angry or upset, asking them if they intend to hurt someone—acknowledges their feelings and may elicit information; it does not make them more likely to act out.
The original may contain images or tables and can be viewed in PDF format using the link to the left.This PIL may be available from the RNIB in large print, Braille or audio CD. What Zopiclone tablets are and what they are used for Zopiclone tablets are sleeping pills (hypnotics) which work by acting on the brain to cause sleepiness.For further information please call the RNIB Medicine Leaflet line on 08. They may be used for short term treatment of difficulties in falling asleep, waking up at night or early in the morning or difficulty in sleeping caused by events, situations or mental illness, which is severe, disabling or causing great distress.Patients with acute or chronic pain, anxiety disorders and attention-deficit disorder are at increased risk of addiction comorbidity.It is important to ask patients about their substance-use history, including alcohol, illicit drugs and prescription drugs.