trimeprazine

trimeprazine

 [tri-mep´rah-zēn]
a phenothiazine derivative with powerful antihistaminic action; used as the tartrate salt to relieve itching.

trimeprazine

/tri·mep·ra·zine/ (tri-mep´rah-zēn) a phenothiazine derivative antihistamine; used as the tartrate salt as an antipruritic.

trimeprazine

Alimemazine, an antihistamine drug used to relieve itching in allergic conditions and as a sedative for children. A brand name is Vallergan.

trimeprazine

a drug with mild central nervous depressant, moderate antiemetic and anticonvulsant, and powerful antihistaminic action; used as an antipruritic in the form of the tartrate salt.
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Midazolam was administered to the majority (n=271), followed by clonidine (n=27), and a combination of trimeprazine and droperidol (n=21).
Patel and Meakin also reported greater anxiolysis after oral midazolam than after a combination of diazepam and droperidol or trimeprazine.
Oral midazolam compared with diazepam-droperidol and trimeprazine as premedicants in children.
There is some evidence of a very moderate prednisone-sparing effect when trimeprazine was administered to dogs with CAD.
Treatment of infant sleep disturbance by trimeprazine in combination with extinction.
We optimized settings with the quantitative optimization function in the Analyst Software, by infusing at 5 [micro]L/min a 1 mg/L-mixture of 11 compounds [glafenine, dextropropoxyphene, trimeprazine, omeprazole, lorazepam, quinine, ranitidine, nandrolone, lidocaine, ritonavir, and theophylline in acetonitrile pH 3.
Controlled trial of trimeprazine tartrate for night waking.
Midazolam has many desirable properties, Its elimination half-life is considerably shorter than those of diazepam or trimeprazine.
The longer duration of sedation in these cases may be due to the administration of oral Trimeprazine and Morphine IM as premedicants.
A comparison of midazolam with trimeprazine as an oral premedication for children.