Promethazine

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Promethazine is a drug with antihistamine, antipsychotic, sedative, sedative-hypnotic, antiemetic, and anticholiengeric properties. It is also commonly paired with opioids, as it will increase the potency of many.

Legality and Availability[edit]

United States[edit]

Promethazine is available by prescription only, but is not a controlled substance.

Canada[edit]

In Canada, promethazine is available over-the-counter under various brand names, such as Histantil.[1]

Europe[edit]

Promethazine is over-the-counter in the UK, France, and other countries in Europe.

Uses[edit]

Antipsychotic[edit]

Sedative[edit]

Opioid Potentiation[edit]

See Also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. http://pendopharm.com/product/histantil/