triprolidine

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triprolidine

 [tri-pro´lĭ-dēn]
an antihistamine with sedative and anticholinergic effects; used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of nasal, eye, and skin manifestations of allergic reactions, including allergic rhinitis, conjunctivitis, and itching, and also as an ingredient in some cough and cold preparations, administered orally.

triprolidine

/tri·pro·li·dine/ (tri-pro´lĭ-dēn) an antihistamine with anticholinergic and sedative effects, used as the hydrochloride salt.

triprolidine

[trī·prol′idēn]
an antihistamine.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of hypersensitivity reactions, including rhinitis, skin rash, and pruritus.
contraindications Asthma or known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use. It is not given to newborns or lactating mothers. Adverse reactions may occur in elderly patients.

triprolidine

An antihistamine drug used to treat allergy and to relieve the symptoms of colds. A brand name of a preparation combined with PSEUDOEPHEDRINE is Sudafed Plus.

triprolidine

used as an antihistamine.
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NEW YORK--From the 1982 approval of triprolidine hydrochloride (the antihistamine used in Actifed capsules and syrup) for over-the-counter sale; to the 1995 clearance of ranitidine in the acid reducer Zantac 75, to scores of ingredients found in a multitude of other products, the movement of medications from prescription to O-T-C status has had a major impact on the health care system in the United States.