Also known as Phenergan Vc With Codeine, Phenergan With Codeine, M-Phen, Pentazine Vc, Pentazine With Codeine, Phenergan With Dextromethorphan, Phen Tuss Dm, Mepergan, Mepergan Fortis, and Meprozine
Promethazine is a neuroleptic medication and first-generation antihistamine of the phenothiazine family. The drug has strong sedative and weak antipsychotic effects. At the same time it causes motion sickness reduction and has antiemetic, and anticholinergic properties. In some countries it is prescribed for insomnia when benzodiazepines are contraindicated. It is available in many countries under the brand names Phenergan, Promethegan, Romergan, Fargan, Farganesse, Prothiazine, Avomine, Atosil, Receptozine, Lergigan, and Sominex.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $18.39 for an average of 14 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed promethazine to treat vomiting, nausea, noninfectious gastroenteritis, and hyperemesis gravidarum.