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What do the ingredients do: pseudoephedrine and triprolidine hydrochloride ?

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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Decongestant & anti-

Histamine, respectvely.
Pseudoephedrine works on the symptom of nasal stuffiness. Triprolidine treats nasal itching, sniffine, sneezing, post nasal drip & runny nose. Together they treat all of the symptoms of allerguc rhinitis. Originally marketed as actifed their major side-effects include sleepiness & nervousness. No oral antihistamines are effective for nasal congestion (stuffiness).

In brief: Decongestant & anti-

Histamine, respectvely.
Pseudoephedrine works on the symptom of nasal stuffiness. Triprolidine treats nasal itching, sniffine, sneezing, post nasal drip & runny nose. Together they treat all of the symptoms of allerguc rhinitis. Originally marketed as actifed their major side-effects include sleepiness & nervousness. No oral antihistamines are effective for nasal congestion (stuffiness).
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