chlorpheniramine maleate

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chlor·phen·ir·a·mine maleate

An antihistamine, C20H23ClN2O4, used to relieve the symptoms of upper respiratory allergies or the common cold, such as runny nose and sneezing.

[chlor(o)- + phen(yl) + alteration of (p)yr(idine) + amine.]
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Noun1.chlorpheniramine maleate - an antihistamine (trade names Coricidin and Chlor-Trimeton)
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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A: Hogil also manufactures and distributes Teldrin HBP, the first and only SKU marketed to allergy sufferers with high blood pressure.
David Trager, who earlier this year became president of Hogil Pharmaceutical Co., notes that the firm's recently reformulated, decongestant-free Teldrin HBP brand will appeal not only to a wide group of allergy sufferers but, more importantly, to those who endure high blood pressure.
"I'm not saying there aren't other products out there that can do the trick, but the Teldrin HBP box is the only one clearly marked for the high blood pressure patient with allergies," he says.