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Noun1.Dimetapp - trade name for a drug containing an antihistamine and a decongestant; used to relieve nasal congestion and to treat rhinitis
antihistamine - a medicine used to treat allergies and hypersensitive reactions and colds; works by counteracting the effects of histamine on a receptor site
brompheniramine maleate, Dimetane - antihistamine (trade name Dimetane) used to treat hypersensitivity reactions (as rhinitis)
nasal decongestant - a decongestant that provides temporary relief of nasal symptoms of the common cold and rhinitis and upper respiratory infections
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Examples of medications that contain first-generation antihistamines include Benadryl[R], Dimetapp", Chlor-Tri meton"'.
She also held commercial leadership roles within the nutrition, respiratory, pain and personal care franchises, which included well-known brands such as Centrum, Caltrate, Advil, Emergen-C, Robitussin, Dimetapp and Chapstick.
There were a few stand-outs however: I do remember Dimetapp tasting very good - even when it was only available by prescription, almost like grape juice and there's nothing wrong with that.
Products Containing Acetaminophen or NSAIDS Drug Products Acetaminophen OTC: Tylenol, Robitussin, Benadryl Severe Allergy and Sinus Headache Maximum Strength, Sudafed Sinus & Headache, Sinutab, Dimetapp, NyQuil, Excedrin P.M., Excedrin Migraine, Goody's Headache Powders Prescription: Percocet, Vicodin, Endocet, Roxicet, Tylox ibuprofen OTC: Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Dristan Sinus, Midol Cramp Prescription: Combunox naproxen OTC: Aleve, Midol Extended Relief Prescription: Anaprox, Naprosyn aspirin OTC: Anacin, Bayer, Bufferin, Excedrin, Ecotrin, Alka-Seltzer Prescription: Endodan, Roxiprin, Percodan, Equagesic, Fiorinal RELATED ARTICLE: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW
To demonize Deen, whether she deserves it or not, is to attack typhoid with Dimetapp. And it's to forget that we are all Typhoid Marys of racism -- silent carriers of a disease that spreads with the subtle ease of an invisible contagion
The paediatric syrup medicines which were chosen for this study were the antihistamines: Claritin[R] (Loratadine--Batch number: 53425, Schering-Plough, Vila Olimpia, Brazil) and Dimetapp Elixir[R] (Brompheniramine and Pseudoephedrine--Batch number: 801, Wyeth, Sao Paulo, Brazil).
* Antihistamines: both those used for colds (e.g., Benadryl, Dimetapp, Chlor-Trimeton), and those used for acid reflux (e.g., Tagamet).
These include brompheniramine (Dimetapp), chlorpheniramine (Allergex), and diphen-hydramine (Benalyn).
In a concession to pediatricians, who doubt the drugs do much good for children and worry about risks, the companies that make over-the-counter remedies like Dimetapp and Pediacare announced they had changed their advice to parents for the second cold season in a row.
For decades, the drugstore aisles have been lined with what looks like parental rescue - boxed bottles of Robitussin, Triaminic, Pedia-care, Tylenol Cough and Cold, Dimetapp and many more.
However, some companies have decided to voluntarily withdraw their products from the market due to what the Washington-based Consumer Healthcare Products Association refers to as an "abundance of caution." Items voluntarily withdrawn include certain children formulas of brands such as Dimetapp, Pediacare, Robitussin, Triaminic and Tylenol.
- OTC product manufacturer Wyeth Consumer Healthcare here yesterday initiated a recall of several Robitussin and Children's Dimetapp Cold and Chest Congestion OTC products all U.S.