diphenhydramine


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Related to diphenhydramine: Diphenhydramine hydrochloride, Diphenhydramine HCl
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antihistamine (trade name Benadryl) used to treat allergic reactions involving the nasal passages (hay fever) and also to treat motion sickness

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The patient also received intravenous diphenhydramine, famotidine, and methylprednisolone.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION Diphenhydramine hydrochloride is contraindicated in neonates, premature infants, and as antihistamine therapy in nursing mothers and as a local anesthetic and when a patient is hypersensitive to other antihistamines of similar chemical structure.
The study, published in journal Jama Internal Medicine, showed people were at higher risk if they took at least 10mg a day of antidepressant doxepin, 4mg a day of diphenhydramine or 5mg a day of bladder control drug oxybutynin for more than three years.
7%) noted in our study may partially be related to the pretreatment infusion of steroid and diphenhydramine.
ZzzQuil contains diphenhydramine HCI, which helps reduce the time it takes for a person to fall asleep so they can wake up feeling refreshed.
Most over-the-counter steep drugs contain an antihistamine, usually diphenhydramine, which certainly can knock you out, but that is not the same as normal sleep.
The following medicines should not be taken while you're breastfeeding, either on their own or in any medicines that contain them: Aspirin: a painkiller Codeine: a painkiller Phenylephrine: a decongestant (for blocked noses) found in some cold medicines Phenylpropanolamine: a decongestant found in some cold medicines Quaifenesin: used to bring up phlegm, found in some cough medicines Any ingredient that produces drowsiness: such as some antihistamines that may be found in decongestants, for example, diphenhydramine.
The four most commonly inappropriately prescribed medications were, the pain-reliever propoxyphene (Darvon); the beta-blocker doxazosin (Cardura); the antihistamine Diphenhydramine (Benadryl); and the anti-depressant amitriptiline (Elavil, Endep, Vanatrip).
The scientists tested different carbons for removal of certain pharmaceuticals including ciprofloxacin, paracetamol, fexofenadine, lisinoprril, diphenhydramine and chloropheneramine maleate from aquatic solutions.
The scientists tested different carbons for removal of certain pharmaceuticals, including ciprofloxacin, paracetamol, fexofenadine, lisinoprril, diphenhydramine and chloropheneramine maleate from aquatic solutions.
Ibuprofen PM is a combination medication that contains ibuprofen and diphenhydramine, which is the active ingredient in Benadryl, an antihistamine taken for allergies.
Pathologist Dr Mark Egan gave the cause of death as drowning and methadone and diphenhydramine toxicity.
Over the counter anti-histamines like diphenhydramine can put you to sleep.
Leukocyte reduction or premedication with diphenhydramine should be ordered for the next transfusion (Mazzei et al.
In December, Scheurer and his colleagues reported finding a link between a higher risk for one type of glioma and use of antihistamine drugs such as diphenhydramine, Benadryl's active ingredient.