diphenhydramine


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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 randomized, vehicle-controlled crossover study recorded cowhage-induced itch intensity and duration in 48 healthy subjects before and after treatment with TriCalm, 2% diphenhydramine, 1% hydrocortisone, and a hydrogel vehicle (Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol.
consider the popular diphenhydramine and doxylamine as ingredients for sleep aids.
He says that he took the diphenhydramine because he wanted to "get numb" to deal with the emotional stress caused by the break-up.
However, sometimes it can still be difficult to fall asleep, and that's when over-the-counter sleep aids containing diphenhydramine HCl can be a good option to treat occasional sleeplessness.
The best management option is to prep the patient with diphenhydramine and oral prednisone before the next infusion of radiocontrast media.
The collective nephrology nurses from the acute hemodialysis unit at a major metropolitan hospital anecdotally noted that clients who did not receive diphenhydramine prior to initiation of fresh frozen plasma (FFP) plasmapheresis seemed to have a higher incidence of transfusion-related reactions.
ZzzQuil contains diphenhydramine HCI, which helps reduce the time it takes for a person to fall asleep so they can wake up feeling refreshed.
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.
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.
The company said the active ingredients in this OTC drug are diphenhydramine hydrochloride (2%) and zinc acetate (0.
After taking both medications for 2 weeks, the child developed a rash, at which point the neurologist discontinued the lamotrigine and started diphenhydramine.
Leukocyte reduction or premedication with diphenhydramine should be ordered for the next transfusion (Mazzei et al.