meclizine hydrochloride

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Noun1.meclizine hydrochloride - an antihistamine (trade name Antivert) used to treat or prevent motion sicknessmeclizine hydrochloride - an antihistamine (trade name Antivert) used to treat or prevent 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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Teratogenic effects of meclozine hydrochloride on the rat.
In a Swedish study, the rate of congenital malformations was 9% lower in a group of more than 16,000 women who said they had used meclozine (the antihistamine most often used for NVP in Sweden) early in pregnancy, compared with all women who gave birth.