diphenhydramine

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di·phen·hy·dra·mine

 (dī′fĕn-hī′drə-mēn′, -mĭn)
n.
A sedating antihistamine drug, C17H21NO, used usually in the form of its hydrochloride to treat symptoms of colds and allergic conditions, motion sickness, insomnia, and parkinsonism.

diphenhydramine

(ˌdaɪfɛnˈhaɪdrəˌmiːn)
n
a compound used in medicines, in the form of diphenhydramine hydrochloride, as an antihistamine, sedative, and anticholinergic
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Noun1.diphenhydramine - antihistamine (trade name Benadryl) used to treat allergic reactions involving the nasal passages (hay fever) and also to treat motion sicknessdiphenhydramine - antihistamine (trade name Benadryl) used to treat allergic reactions involving the nasal passages (hay fever) and also to treat motion sickness
antihistamine - a medicine used to treat allergies and hypersensitive reactions and colds; works by counteracting the effects of histamine on a receptor site
Translations

diphenhydramine

n. difenhidramina, nombre comercial Benadryl, antihistamínico.

diphenhydramine

n difenhidramina
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ACCESSIBLESome of the most common and easily accessible codeine-containing cough syrups are Benylin with Codeine, Coscof C and a cough suppressant known as Actifed with codeine syrup.
Cough medicines including Benylin, Buttercup, Boots own brand and Covonia were also available on prescription.
GlaxoSmithKline similarly benefits from offering well-trusted brands such as Beechams and Day and Night Nurse, while McNeil benefits from the strength of Sudafed and Benylin.
Benylin is concentrated on combination products (all-in-one) for cough, cold and sinus problems, with night and day versions.
2,6) 15 A piece of bravura, rising to catch a bit of the sunlight (1,1,1) 16 Reluctantly hand over the money after taking Benylin perhaps?
Our route to the bus stop passed from the commercial district into the quadruple Jack Daniel's and Benylin district, where men wear pastel shirts and no coats, and, when walking in a line, look like a packet of Refreshers.
On our route to the bus stop we had passed from the commercial district into the quadruple Jack Daniel''s and Benylin district, where men wear pastel shirts and no coats, and, when walking in a line, look like a packet of Refreshers.
He told me more than once that Benylin and penicillin ought to be delivered to households with the milk.
He added: "But i appreciate the care so i went to the chemist and got some benylin to get rid of the coffin ha.
BENYLIN Chesty Coughs Original contains an antihistamine to relieve irritating coughs and dry nasal secretions.
It became known as the Coughing Show and should have been sponsored by the manufacturers of Benylin.
SAVE: 90p Benylin Chesty Non-Drowsy Cough (150ml), Tesco.