PBZ

Active Ingredient(s): Tripelennamine
FDA Approved: * February 19, 1948
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Allergies, Cough & Cold

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



PBZ Overview

Tripelennamine, sold under the brand name Pyribenzamine by Novartis, is a drug that is used as an antipruritic and first-generation antihistamine. It can be used in the treatment of asthma, hay fever, rhinitis and urticaria, but is now less common as it has been replaced by newer antihistamines. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Side effects 3 Pharmacology 4 History 5 See also 6 References Medical uses Where and when it is/was in common use, tripelennamine is used much like other mildly-anti...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tripelennamine

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I used to take these pills as a child in the 60s thru 70s for allergies. does it still exist? and what are the ingredients? its a round coated green small tablet. thank you for your help sylvia ## Pyrobenzamine was prescribed for the relief of respiratory ailment. ## I was given pyrobenzamine as a kid for rose fever - I think it was in the 40's. It worked like a charm - and I only had to take 1/2 tablet (green) 2 to 6 times and the incessant sneezing, swollen, closed shut eyes, cleared up! A prescription lasted forever. Recently when I went in to ask a pharmacist about pyrobenzamine, I was looked at like I was crazy! ## Sorry, but your description will not really help much, there are no proprietary guidelines in the pharmaceutical industry for colors or shapes of pills. Therefore, t...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Tripelennamine
  • Cream
  • Elixir: eq 25mg hcl/5ml, Eq 25mg Hydrochloride/5ml
  • Tablet: 25mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Other drugs which contain Tripelennamine or a similar ingredient: (4 results)






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