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Brand name: Avomine TM

Active ingredients: promethazine

What it is used for

Prevention and treatment of motion sickness

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Tablet, uncoated

Circular, white to pale cream tablets which should not look more than slightly pink or greyish in bulk. Biconvex surfaces, one face plain, other side with break bar.

How to take this medicine: No information available

Part 2: Tablet, uncoated

Circular, white to pale cream tablets which should not look more than slightly pink or greyish in bulk. Biconvex surfaces, one face plain, other side with break bar.

How to take this medicine: Oral

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

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Storage instructions

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Lifetime is 3 Years.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is Schedule 2: Pharmacy Medicine.

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.

Over 65?

This medicine contains the active ingredients:

If you are over 65 years of age, there may be specific risks and recommendations for use of this medicine. Please discuss your individual circumstances with your pharmacist, doctor or health professional. For more information read our page on medication safety for older people.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient promethazine

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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