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Are pheniramine maleate and chlorpheniramine maleate the same?

Are pheniramine maleate and chlorpheniramine maleate the same?

antihistamines: Both pheniramine and chlorpheniramine are 1st-generation antihistamines and both tend to be more sedating than drugs such as allegra, Claritin (loratadine) and zyrtec. ...Read more

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What are the differences between chlorpheniramine maleate and pheniramine maleate?

What are the differences between chlorpheniramine maleate and pheniramine maleate?

Very similar: Both are older antihistamines and very close in their chemical structure. The chlorpheniramine has a chlorine in it, while the pheniramine doesn't. Pheniramine is: dimethyl[3-phenyl-3-(pyridin-2-yl)propyl]amine while chlorpheniramine is 3-(4-chlorophenyl)-n, n-dimethyl- 3-pyridin-2-yl-propan-1-amine. ...Read more

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How bad is avil (pheniramine maleate) syrup for a four month old on almost dailt basis a tsp, using it to treat allergy n echzema.

How bad is avil (pheniramine maleate) syrup for a four month old on almost dailt basis a tsp, using it to treat allergy n echzema.

Not good: There are so many side effects that you cannot see from chronic use of this class of medication. There can be heart rhythm problems, neurologic effects - it's just not worth the risk even if it is working well for runny nose and eczema. You need to find a good pediatric allergist and find a different regimen of treatment before this med does permanent damage. ...Read more

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I just had a tea and it gave me a headache.Aceta 650mg Pheniramine Maleate 20 mg & Phenylephrine HCI 10 mg is there any NSAIDs or Aspirin on these?

I just had a tea and it gave me a headache.Aceta 650mg Pheniramine Maleate 20 mg & Phenylephrine HCI 10 mg is there any NSAIDs or Aspirin on these?

Need more info: There is no NSAID in any of the medications you list. Your headache may be cause by the caffeine that may have caused a rise in your blood pressure. I would suggest that you see your family physician now. Don't treat yourself until the cause of the headache is diagnosed. ...Read more

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Does Pheniramine Maleate contains Aspirin or NSAIDS? Got this tea for flu and sore throat I want to make sure I'm not allergic before I take it.

Does Pheniramine Maleate contains Aspirin or NSAIDS? Got this tea for flu and sore throat I want to make sure I'm not allergic before I take it.

No it doesn't: It is an antihistaminic, first generation, has got more of anticholinergic effects as well and can cause sedation. If you're in doubt, haven't taken this medicine before, don't take it, use an alternative that you know, if no improvement see your doctor ...Read more

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Can I take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and also use allergy eye drops (naphazoline & pheniramine)?

Can I take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and also use allergy eye drops (naphazoline & pheniramine)?

Yes: These drugs can supplement each other. Any systemic effect of the eyedrops is trivial compared to the strength of the Benadryl (diphenhydramine) so the combination is useful if the allergic symptoms are affecting other parts of your body. ...Read more