Phenergan

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Noun1.Phenergan - antihistamine (trade name Phenergan) used to treat allergies; also an antiemetic used to treat motion sickness
antiemetic, antiemetic drug - a drug that prevents or alleviates nausea and vomiting
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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Preparation and potentiometric study of promethazine hydrochloride selective electrodes and their use in determining some drugs.
Pharmaceutical company Akorn (NasdaqGS:AKRX) on Thursday reported the market availability of Promethazine Hydrochloride and Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Syrup (Promethazine/Phenylephrine) and Promethazine Hydrochloride, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride and Codeine Phosphate Syrup CV.
Presentation: Sachets containing Paracetamol 1000mg, Promethazine Hydrochloride 20mg, Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 15mg.
In September 2009, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Boxed Warning for promethazine hydrochloride injection (Phenergan) due to the risk for severe tissue injury with intravenous administration (IV) (FDA, 2009a).
A boxed warning must be added to the prescribing information for injectable promethazine hydrochloride products to remind practitioners of the risk of severe tissue injury with IV administration of the drug, the FDA said.