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Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
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Brompheniramine Maleate (Overview)

Brompheniramine maleate is an ocular carbonic anhydrase enzyme blocker which is a kind of antiglaucoma drug (eye-affecting drug).


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My daughter's pediatrician prescribed her Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm cough syrup as needed for cough and she is only 2 yrs old. Is this cough syrup bad for her?

My daughter's pediatrician prescribed her Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm cough syrup as needed for cough and she is only 2 yrs old. Is this cough syrup bad for her?

Not recommended: The fda, as well as the aap do not recommend cough/cold products for young children, as they have not been shown to be effective, and may have side effects. I'd suggest vaporizer, fluids, suction nose with saline, and if over 1 yr, a tsp of honey. Don't use honey if less than 1yr, as there is a risk of botulism. ...Read more

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Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
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Brompheniramine Maleate (Overview)

Brompheniramine maleate is an ocular carbonic anhydrase enzyme blocker which is a kind of antiglaucoma drug (eye-affecting drug).


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Has anyone suffered a side effect using timolol maleate?

Has anyone suffered a side effect using timolol maleate?

Timolol: Side effects od timolol include: chf, heart block, bradycardia, raynauds, bronchospasm, hypersensitivity, anaphylaxis, lupus erythema tours, myasthenia gravies exacerbation, fatigue, dizziness, headache, dyspnea, pruritus, ocular irritation, nightmares and impotence. ...Read more

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Side effects from Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm lasting more than 5 days after discontinuing?

Medication Effects: Since you did not describe what the side effects are or what you were treating in the first place, my first thought is that this is most likely not side effects from this medication but symptoms of the underlying problem. ...Read more

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How long after taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can I take Bromfed dm?

How long after taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can I take Bromfed dm?

Bromfed (brompheniramine) DM: The normal dosing of Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm is four hours, so i think it should be fine to take in four hours. ...Read more

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Will an inhaler proair hfr interact with Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm?

Will an inhaler proair hfr interact with Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm?

Heart racing...: There is no direct interaction or contraindications, however, bromphed dm contains Pseudoephedrine and proair contains albuterol. Both are stimulants to the heart, so you may feel palpitations or your heart racing. At 22 this should not be a problem as long as you don't have any heart problems. ...Read more

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4 month old was given Bromfed (brompheniramine) on accident. 1.5ml will she be ok? She is 14 pounds

4 month old was given Bromfed (brompheniramine) on accident. 1.5ml will she be ok? She is 14 pounds

Ingestion: If it has been 8 hours since the ingestion and she is symptom free, she will likely be OK. Cough medications are not recommended for children less than 6 years as they can be extremely toxic. Call your nearest Poison Control Center and talk to them. If she has any symptoms, specifically drowsiness call 911. All the best. ...Read more

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Bromfed (brompheniramine) for croup?

Bromfed (brompheniramine) for croup?

No ...: Croup is an infection (typically viral) of the voice box (larynx) and windpipe (trachea). Characterised by a barking cough, hoarse voice and noisy breathing. It is most common in young children as their airways are narrow and more prone to swelling. In moderate or severe croup a child may be treated with oral steroid. Cough medicines not recommended. See http://patient.info/health/croup-leaflet ...Read more

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Can a i combine amoxicillin with bromfed (brompheniramine)?

Can a i combine amoxicillin with bromfed (brompheniramine)?

Yes: Bromfed & bromfed pd are brands of brompheniramine & phenylephrine while bromfed dm is brompheniramine, dextromethorphan & pseudoephedrine. Using www.Drugs.Com's interactions checker, i found no interaction btwn the 2 medications you listed. Your pharmacist who dispensed your Amoxicillin should be able to confirm this for you. Be sure to tell your prescribing physician everything you take incl otc. ...Read more

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Can Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm be used as purple dran? Help please?

Please don't abuse.: Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm has been used recreationally. There are a number of definitions for Purple Dragon - so I don't know how to answer that question. Recreational use of Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm is dangerous - Please don't do it. ...Read more

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Dr. Katharine Cox
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Bromfed (Definition)

Bromfed is a sedating antihistamine which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more