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Triprolidine hydrochloride is an over-the-counter antihistamine. It is used to combat the symptoms associated with allergies and is sometimes combined with other cold medications designed to provide general relief for flu-like symptoms. Like many over-the-counter antihistamines, the most common side effect is drowsiness. An antihistamine is a drug which serves to reduce or eliminate effects mediated by histamine, an endogenous chemical mediator released during allergic reactions, through action at the histamine receptor. ... An allergy can refer to several kinds of immune reactions including Type I hypersensitivity in which a persons body is hypersensitised and develops IgE type antibodies to typical proteins. ... For a villain character in Codename: Kids Next Door, see Common Cold (Codename: Kids Next Door) Acute nasopharyngitis, often known as the common cold, is a mild viral infectious disease of the upper respiratory system (nose and throat). ... Influenza, commonly known as the flu, is an infectious disease that infects birds and mammals (primarily of the upper airways and lungs in mammals) and is caused by an RNA virus of the Orthomyxoviridae family (the influenza viruses). ... Adverse effect, in medicine, is an abnormal, harmful, undesired and/or unintended side-effect, although not necessarily unexpected, which is obtained as the result of a therapy or other medical intervention, such as drug/chemotherapy, physical therapy, surgery, medical procedure, use of a medical device, etc. ...


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Pseudoephedrine is a sympathomimetic amine commonly used as a decongestant. ...

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(Acrivastine) (Alimemazine) (Antazoline) (Astemizole) (Azatadine) (Azelastine) (Bamipine) (Bromazine) (Brompheniramine) (Buclizine) (Carbinoxamine) (Cetirizine) (Chlorcyclizine) (Chloropyramine) (Chlorphenamine) (Chlorphenoxamine) (Clemastine) (Cyclizine) (Cyproheptadine) (Deptropine) (Desloratadine) (Dexbrompheniramine) (Dexchlorpheniramine) (Dimetindene) (Diphenhydramine) (Diphenylpyraline) (Doxylamine) (Ebastine) (Emedastine) (Epinastine) (Fexofenadine) (Histapyrrodine) (Hydroxyethylpromethazine) (Isothipendyl) (Ketotifen) (Levocetirizine) (Loratadine) (Mebhydrolin) (Meclozine) (Mepyramine) (Mequitazine) (Methapyrilene) (Methdilazine) (Mizolastine) (Olopatadine) (Oxatomide) (Oxomemazine) (Phenindamine) (Pheniramine) (Pimethixene) (Promethazine) (Pyrrobutamine) (Rupatadine) (Talastine) (Terfenadine) (Thenalidine) (Thiazinam) (Thiethylperazine) (Thonzylamine) (Tripelennamine) (Triprolidine) (Tritoqualine) An antihistamine is a drug which serves to reduce or eliminate effects mediated by histamine, an endogenous chemical mediator released during allergic reactions, through action at the histamine receptor. ... Astemizole is a second generation antihistamine that has a long duration of action. ... Azelastine hydrochloride is an antihistamine and mast cell stabilizer available as a nasal spray (Astelin®) for hay fever and as eye drops (Optilar®) for allergic conjunctivitis. ... Categories: Stub | Antihistamines ... Zyrtec Logo Chemical structure of cetirizine Cetirizine hydrochloride is a medication used for the treatment of allergies, hay fever, angioedema, and hives. ... Chloropyramine is a classical (old or first generation) antihistamine drug approved in some Eastern European countries for the treatment of allergic conjuctivitis, allergic rhinitis, bronchial asthma, and other atopic (allergic) conditions. ... Chlorphenamine (INN) or chlorpheniramine (USAN, former BAN), commonly marketed as its salt chlorphenamine maleate (CPM), is first-generation antihistamine used in the prevention of the symptoms of allergic conditions such as rhinitis and urticaria. ... Clemastine is an over-the-counter antihistamine sold in the United States under the name Tavist. ... Cyclizine (brand names: Marezine; Marzine; Emoquil) is a drug used to treat nausea, vomiting and dizziness associated with motion sickness and vertigo. ... Periactin® (cyproheptadine hydrochloride) is an antihistaminic and antiserotonergic agent. ... Desloratadine is a drug used to treat allergies. ... Dexbrompheniramine maleate is an antihistamine used to treat allergic conditions such as hay fever or urticaria. ... Dexchlorpheniramine maleate (Polaramine®, Schering) is an antihistamine used to treat allergic conditions such as hay fever or urticaria. ... Diphenhydramine hydrochloride (trade name Benadryl®, as produced by Pfizer or Dimedrol outside the US) is an over-the-counter (OTC) antihistamine and sedative. ... Doxylamine succinate (dox il a meen - suk si nate) is a highly sedating antihistamine used by itself as a short-term sleep aid, in combination with other drugs as a night-time cold and allergy relief drug, and a preparation is prescribed in combination with Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) to prevent... Emedastine difumarate (Emadine®) is an antihistamine used in eye drops to treat allergic conjunctivitis. ... Epinastine hydrochloride (Elestat®) is an antihistamine that is used in eye drops to treat allergic conjunctivitis. ... Fexofenadine hydrochloride (brand names include Allegra® and Telfast®) is an antihistamine drug used in the treatment of hayfever and similar allergy symptoms. ... Ketotifen fumarate (Zaditor®) is an H1-antihistamine available in two forms. ... Levocetirizine (levocetirizine dihydrochloride, marketed as Xyzal in Europe) is a third generation antihistamine, developed from the second generation antihistamine cetirizine. ... Loratadine is a drug used to treat allergies. ... Meclizine (proposed INN is meclozine) is an antihistamine, considered to be an antiemetic. ... Olopatadine hydrochloride is an antihistamine and mast cell stabilizer, usually sold as a prescription eye drop (0. ... Pheniramine maleate is an antihistamine used to treat allergic conditions such as hay fever or urticaria. ... // General Remarks and Pharmacology Promethazine (sold as Phenergan and Promethegan) is a first-generation H1 receptor antagonist antihistamine and antiemetic|anti-nausea medication available by medical prescription|prescription in the United States, and over-the-counter in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand and many other countries. ... Terfenadine is an antihistamine formerly used for the treatment of allergic conditions. ...


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