MeperganActive Ingredient(s): Meperidine + Promethazine
FDA Approved: * November 13, 1961
Pharm Company: * BAXTER HLTHCARE CORP
Category: Pain Relief
Promethazine is a first-generation antihistamine and antiemetic used to treat allergies, insomnia, and nausea. It was once widely used as an antipsychotic, although it is generally not used for this purpose now. It has approximately 1/10 the antipsychotic strength of chlorpromazine. [irrelevant citation] It may also help with some symptoms associated with the common cold and may also be used for sedating pe... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Is Mepergan Fortis still available?...
Blue with number 15 on it...
What is the status of Mepergan Fortis? Several local pharmacies have no more in stock, say it is on backorder....