Benadryl

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Benadryl

(ˈbɛnədrɪl)
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(Pharmacology) trademark an antihistamine drug used in sleeping tablets; diphenhydramine. Formula: C17H21NO
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Noun1.Benadryl - antihistamine (trade name Benadryl) used to treat allergic reactions involving the nasal passages (hay fever) and also to treat motion sicknessBenadryl - 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
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Dormin's active ingredient is diphenhydramine hydrochloride, an antihistamine and mild sedative found in treatments for allergies and coughs as well as sleep aids.
The capsules are said to contain ibuprofen and diphenhydramine hydrochloride for fast and effective relief of occasional mild to moderate nighttime pain and accompanying sleeplessness.
Tenders are invited for Syrup Cough Expectorant Each 5Ml Containing Minimum Chlorpheniramine Maleate 2Mg/ Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 10Mg Plus Ammonium Chloride 100Mg Plus Sodium Citrate 50Mg - Minimum 100Ml Bottle.
The first BD Simplist product BD Rx will launch is diphenhydramine hydrochloride injection USE an injectable antihistamine.
The company said the active ingredients in this OTC drug are diphenhydramine hydrochloride (2%) and zinc acetate (0.