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Actifed

a trademark for a fixed-combination drug containing an adrenergic vasoconstrictor (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride) and an antihistamine (triprolidine hydrochloride).

Actifed

A brand name for TRIPROLIDINE and PSEUDOEPHEDRINE.
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An Emirati HIV patient identified as Khalid used to come to our hospital for treatment and doctors prescribed for him Actifed Compound Linctus," he said.
They said she was given a stomach wash and treated with 'carbon therapy' to absorb the effects of the Actifed.
Such category mainstays as Contac, Sudafed, Drixoral, Actifed and Tavist-D all have ingredients once available only by prescription.
I have been taking Actifed - a combined cough mixture and decongestant - for at least 10 years now and I am desperate to get help to give it up.
Also popular are nonsedating antihistamines such as Seldane, Hismanal and Claritin, and sedating antihistamines that include Benadryl, Actifed and Tavist.
Also for sinus sufferers is Burroughs Wellcome's line extension, Actifed Sinus Daytime Nighttime.
Therefore, numerous combinations of antihistamines with decongestants are available: Actifed,(R)* A.
Allan Weinstein, Co-Chairman and CEO: Co-founder of parent company Immunomatrix in 1991, Weinstein also established J-Med Pharmaceuticals which creates, patents and licenses pharmaceutical products including Comtrex Day & Night, Actifed Sinus Daytime/Nightime, and NasalCrom Prevention Packs, among others.
The popular nasal decongestants Actifed, Drixoral, and Sudafed may relieve a stuffy nose.
Research has shown that the second generation drugs are less sedating and exhibit a lower level of side effects than such products as Actifed, Benadryl, Dimetapp and Tavist, which cause drowsiness.
Many stores have replaced Sudafed and Actifed on their shelves with pictures of the product, which consumers then have to ask for if they want to buy it.
Burroughs' Sudafed and Actifed brands remain popular products and were recently joined by AllerAct and AllerAct Decongestant.