What Are The Uses Of Triprolidine?
Significantly reduces the effects of histamine (most common allergen produces within body) and thus corrects allergy. It is used in all conditions where histamine is responsible for allergy.
Most commonly known allergies are sneezing, running nose, watery eyes, cough, hives, skin rash, itching, common cold, flu like symptoms, allergic conjunctivitis, atopic dermatitis, and other allergy symptoms.
What Are The Side Effects Of Triprolidine?
Minor side effects are dry mouth, dry nose, dry throat, dizziness, drowsiness, anorexia (loss of appetite), nausea, vomiting, constipation, blurred vision, polyuria (high frequency of urination), dysuria (less frequency of urination) and feeling of restlessness & nervousness.
Medical attention is needed in major side effects like chest pain, pounding heartbeats, hallucination, wheezing, tremor and seizure.
What Are The Contraindications Of Triprolidine?
Do not consume if you have following medical conditions or history of these conditions.
- Breathing problems (asthma, COPD etc)
- Glaucoma (high pressure in eye)
- Heart problems
- High blood pressure
- Liver problems
- Ulceration in stomach or intestine
- Enlarged prostate
- Urinary problems
As it causes dizziness, it is advised not to drive while taking this drug. Avoid using with alcohol consumption, as it may lead to some reactions.