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|Melting point||60 °C (140 °F)|
|500 mg/mL (20 °C)|
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Triprolidine (Actidil, Myidil, Actifed[In combination with pseudoephedrine, and either dextromethorphan or guaifenesin] in addition in liquids) is an antihistamine thats often sold over-the-counter that has anticholinergic properties. It is used to combat the symptoms associated with allergies and is sometimes combined with other cold medications designed to provide general relief for flu-like symptoms. Like many antihistamines, the most common side effect is drowsiness. Triprolidine is a quick acting drug that can clear congestion and stop runny noses in 15-30 minutes.
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