Daily OTC Pearl: Pamprin Multi-Symptom

Pamprin Multi-Symptom is a combination medicine used to treat the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome.

OTC/Lifestyle Pearl of the Day: Pamprin Multi-Symptom

Indication: Pamprin Multi-Symptom is a combination medicine used to treat the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS), such as tension, bloating, water weight gain, headache, muscle pain, cramps, and irritability.

Insight:

  • Generic name: acetaminophen, pamabrom, and pyrilamine
    • Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and fever reducer.
    • Pamabrom is a diuretic (water pill).
    • Pyrilamine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body.
  • Do not take more of this medication than is recommended.
  • An overdose of acetaminophen can damage the liver or cause death.
  • Pamprin Multi-Symptom is usually taken only for a short time until PMS symptoms clear.
  • Do not take more of this medication than is recommended.
  • Common adverse effects: Drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, constipation, and blurred vision.

Sources:

Pamprin Multi-Symptom Uses, Side Effects & Warnings - Drugs.com

pamprin multi symptoms - Google Search