Benadryl

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Benadryl

(ˈbɛnədrɪl)
n
(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 first hit the market in 1950with the active ingredient diphenhydramine hydrochloride, an antihistamine and mild sedative used in treatments for allergies and coughs as well as sleep aids.
Sherma, "Determination of the sleep aid ingredients diphenhydramine hydrochloride and doxylamine succinate in pharmaceutical products by quantitative HPTLC," Journal of Liquid Chromatography and Related Technologies, vol.
MacKay, "Stability of diphenhydramine hydrochloride, lorazepam, and dexamethasone sodium phosphate in 0.9% sodium chloride stored in polypropylene syringes," International Journal of Pharmaceutical Compounding, vol.
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.
A 22-gauge intraosseous (IO) catheter was placed in the right ulna, and warmed 2.5% dextrose in saline (9 mL/kg IO) with dexamethasone sodium phosphate (2 mg/kg IO) and diphenhydramine hydrochloride (3.5 mg/kg IO) were administered over 15 minutes.
The first BD Simplist product BD Rx will launch is diphenhydramine hydrochloride injection USE an injectable antihistamine.