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Drug Name:

CHLOR-TRIMETON OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Chlorpheniramine maleate 4mg; tabs.

Company:
Merck & Co., Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for CHLOR-TRIMETON:

Allergic and vasomotor rhinitis, conjunctivitis, pruritus.

Adult:

4mg every 4–6hrs; max 24mg/24hrs.

Children:

<6yrs: not recommended. 6–11yrs: 2mg every 4–6hrs; max 12mg/24hrs.

Warnings/Precautions:

Asthma and lower respiratory disorders. Glaucoma. GI or GU obstruction. Pregnancy, nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

Potentiates CNS depression with alcohol, other CNS depressants.

Pharmacological Class:

Antihistamine.

Adverse Reactions:

Anticholinergic effects, drowsiness, dizziness, paradoxical excitement.

Generic Availability:

YES

How Supplied:

Tabs—24

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