Mepergan

Active Ingredient(s): Meperidine + Promethazine
FDA Approved: * November 13, 1961
Pharm Company: * BAXTER HLTHCARE CORP
Category: Pain Relief

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Mepergan Overview

Promethazine is a first-generation antihistamine.[4] It is used to treat allergies, trouble sleeping, and nausea.[4] It may help with some symptoms associated with the common cold.[4] It may also be used for sedating people who are agitated or anxious.[5][6] It is avaliable by mouth, as a rectal suppository, or by injection into a muscle.[4] Common side effects include confusion and sleepiness and ...

Read more Mepergan Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Promethazine

Recent Mepergan Forums: RSS Feed

mepergan fortis 50 25

why is this drug no longer made? Only effective one for chronic migraines. Wise up drug companies this is a very effective Rx for migraine Ha's. Why should nurses suffer, doctors, too and millions of others. UNFAIR JUST SO THE FAT CAT DRUG CO'S CAN GET RICHER AND RICHER AND RICHER? ## Hello Susan, Reviewing the companies decision to discontinue this medication I found really no answer so likely it just wasn't generating enough money to be a viable option for them to continue manufacturing it. I was able to determine that the two pieces of this drug are still available through prescription, 50 mg of demerol and 20 mg of promethazine are the two ingredients in this medication and are both still available on the market. Taking these two together would be the equivalent of one m...

Updated
expiration of medication

i would like to know if anyone know how long mepergan is good for. i have some from february of 2007 and i have been prescribed the same dosage. i was wondering if it would be safe to take ## I was wondering the same thing I have some from 2008. ## I was wondering the same thing I have some from 2008.mepergan 50/25 my husband has a kidney stone wondered if it was still good? ## While some medications have a longer shelf life, I have to say that both of those mentioned are far past the recommended date they are considered safe to use. The FDA warns that this medication carries the risk of being habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, and constipation. Thus, it would be best to dispose of them and see your doctor for a new prescription, if you requi...

Updated
CONTROLING PAIN AFTER SUGERY

having surgery and perfer mepergan for the pain.i have had it before,it don't make me sick like other pain meds do. is it still available . that's the generic name ## Mepergan is a combination of Phenergan (promethazine) and Demerol (meperidine) Demerol is used to control pain and Phenergan is used to prevent nausea. Yes, it is still available.

Updated
mepergan medicine

a dark red capsule with v4206 written on it ## This contains 50mgs of Meperidine and 25mgs of Promethazine. Meperidine is a a narcotic pain reliever and Promethazine is used to help prevent the nausea that it can cause in some people. Common side effects may include: dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Learn more: Are there any questions or comments?

Updated
wyeth261

burgandy color capsule ## The capsule in description is Mepergan foris; which is a combination of Meperidine + Promethazine (50 mg - 25 mg). It is used in the treatment of pain. To view information about this drug, please click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do.

Updated
mepergan fortis 5025mg

burgundy cap.Ethex 027 ## This capsule contains 50mgs of Meperidine and 25mgs of Promethazine, commonly sold in the U.S. under the brand name Meprozine. This is an opiod analgesic. Some of the most common side effects include: nausea, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation.

Updated
mepergan fortis caps 50/25

teeth removed v 4206 long maroon ## This contains Meperidine 50mgs, which is generic for the narcotic Demerol and Promethazine 25mgs, which is used to treat nausea.

Updated

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Meperidine + Promethazine
  • Capsule: 50mg + 25mg
  • Injection: 25mg/ml + 25mg/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (21 results)

Related Mepergan Topics:

mepergan fortis 50 25
why is this drug no longer made? Only effective one for chronic migraines. Wise up drug companies this is a very effecti... 1 reply
mepergan medicine
a dark red capsule with v4206 written on it ## This contains 50mgs of Meperidine and 25mgs of Promethazine. Meperidine i... 1 reply
mepergan fortis 5025mg
burgundy cap.Ethex 027 ## This capsule contains 50mgs of Meperidine and 25mgs of Promethazine, commonly sold in the U.S.... 1 reply
mepergan fortis caps 50/25
teeth removed v 4206 long maroon ## This contains Meperidine 50mgs, which is generic for the narcotic Demerol and Promet... 1 reply
Mepergan V4206
Red Capsule with V4206 ## This contains Meperidine 50mgs and Promethazine 25mgs, it is used to relieve mild to moderate ... 1 reply
mepergan fortis
is mepergan fortis still availible...
Mepergan fortis tablet
Blue with number 15 on it...
Mepergan Fortis not available?
What is the status of Mepergan Fortis? Several local pharmacies have no more in stock, say it is on backorder....




Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 15 December 2018.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2018 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA