[n] - antihistamine (trade name Phenergan) used to treat allergies
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<chemical> A phenothiazine derivative with histamine h1-blocking, antimuscarinic, and sedative properties. It is used as an antiallergic, in pruritus, for motion sickness and sedation, and also in animals. ... Pharmacological action: anti-allergic agents, antiemetics, antipruritics, histamine ...
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Phenergan noun antihistamine (trade name Phenergan) used to treat allergies; also an antiemetic used to treat motion sickness
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(pro-meth´ah-zēn) a phenothiazine derivative having marked antihistaminic activity as well as sedative and antiemetic actions; used to provide bedtime, surgical, and obstetrical sedation, to treat allergic conditions including rhinitis, conjunctivitis, and itching, to manage nausea, vomiting, ...
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synthetic drug used to counteract the histamine reaction, as in allergies. Promethazine, introduced into medicine in the 1940s, is used in the form ... [2 related articles]
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1) Antiemetic 2) Antiemetic drug 3) Antihistamine 4) Phenergan
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