Privine

Active Ingredient(s): Naphazoline
Category: Vision / Eye Health



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Naphazoline is a medicine used as a decongestant. It is a sympathomimetic agent with marked alpha adrenergic activity. It is a vasoconstrictor with a rapid action in reducing swelling when applied to mucous membrane. It acts on alpha-receptors in the arterioles of the conjunctiva to produce constriction, resulting in decreased congestion. It was patented in 1934 and came into medical use in 1942.[1] Contents 1 Chemistry 2 Side effects 3 Brand names 4 References Chem...

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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/Naphazoline

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Naphazoline
  • Drops: 0.012%, 0.03%
  • Liquid: 0.1%
  • Solution: 0.012%, 0.02%, 0.1%
  • Solution/drops: 0.1%, 0.10%
  • Spray, Metered: 0.05%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Privine: (2 results)

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  • 63736-662 Privine .1 ml/20ml Nasal Spray by Insight Pharmaceuticals
  • 63736-663 Privine .125 ml/25ml Nasal Suspension/ Drops by Insight Pharmaceuticals LLC

Other drugs which contain Naphazoline or a similar ingredient: (16 results)




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