Dexchlorpheniramine

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Chlorpheniramine
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Clinical data
Trade names Chlor-trimeton
AHFS/Drugs.com Monograph
MedlinePlus a682543
Routes of
administration
Oral
ATC code
Legal status
Legal status
  • AU: S3 (Pharmacist only)
Identifiers
CAS Number
PubChem CID
IUPHAR/BPS
DrugBank
ChemSpider
UNII
KEGG
ChEBI
ChEMBL
ECHA InfoCard 100.042.779
Chemical and physical data
Formula C16H19ClN2
Molar mass 274.788 g/mol
3D model (Jmol)
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Dexchlorpheniramine (trade name Polaramine) is an antihistamine with anticholinergic properties used to treat allergic conditions such as hay fever or urticaria.[1][2] It is the pharmacologically active dextrorotatory isomer of chlorpheniramine.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Theunissen, E. L.; Vermeeren, A.; Ramaekers, J. G. (2006). "Repeated-dose effects of mequitazine, cetirizine and dexchlorpheniramine on driving and psychomotor performance". British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 61 (1): 79–86. PMC 1884990Freely accessible. PMID 16390354. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2125.2005.02524.x. 
  2. ^ Ortíz San Román, L.; Sanavia Morán, E.; Campos Domínguez, M.; Peinador García, M. M. (2013). "Síndrome anticolinérgico por dexclorfeniramina como causa de retención urinaria". Anales de Pediatría. 79 (6): 400–1. PMID 23680058. doi:10.1016/j.anpedi.2013.02.014. 

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