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Benadryl

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Promethazine

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/ 14,713 posts
Other Names: Phenergan   Promethegan
Rating: 3 out of 5
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 14,713 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Prior to 2007, Benadryl was marketed by Pfizer. Benadryl was invented by George Rieveschl and first made publicl... Read more on Wikipedia
Promethazine is a first-generation histamine H1 receptor antagonist of the phenothiazine chemical class used medically as an antihistamine. It has a strong sedative effect and in some countries is prescribed for insomnia when benzodiazepines are contrain... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Seroquel needed or did I whip this condition
August 20, 2013
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not the side effects are desired. I use promethazine rather...
...antihistamine (just like benadryl) is a bonus in my book. Plus since it is a sedative, you don't have to add a benzo to your mix. 2 drugs instead of 3. morphine also supposedly...
promethazine to help you taper off. Ativan should only be...
Use promethazine to help you taper off. ...the same effect as your Ativan. If you been eating Ativan like cookies it might not work as well. Benadryll is also help, but avoid mixing to many medicat...
effects that promethazine gives. would this yeild...
...syrup. i figure since promethazine is not otc where ...crush up a little diphenhydramine(benadryl) and add that for the sedative antihistime effects that promethazine gives. would this yeild...
Benadryl (have taken promethazine) it's a 'rough' drug....
...of Benadryl and beer probably isn't good. Alhough I have never taken Benadryl (have taken promethazine) it's a 'rough' ...different sedating antihistamine (promethazine, Vistaril) will work...
for a beginner. start 50 mg benadryl see if it helps...
...benadryl see if it helps and if you forget to breathe or anything.. then adjust the dose. it can be a big help with social situations and itching. it will make it hard to pee. drink lots of water a...
and have taken Benadryl/dipenhydramine in low dose. It...
...night and have taken Benadryl/dipenhydramine in low dose. ...and helpful. The promethazine you are taking ...to Wikipedia page: http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Promethazine#section_3 Th...
absolutely fine taking the promethazine. it's the generic...
...the promethazine. it's the generic name for phenergan and its regularly prescribed during pregnancy. its actually an antihistamine, it just so happens to work wonder for nausea. ...or benadryl a...
she were truly allergic to Benadryl you bet I'd be calling...
...give antihistamines and steroids... if she were truly allergic to Benadryl you bet I'd be calling for a stat promethazine order. The claritin PO is good to have on...
along with kratom in order to potentiate it's effects. It...
...doses. I still occasionally take promethazine at therapeutic doses ...for potentiation. Recently I have used promethazine along with kratom in order to potentiate it's effects. It works as a pot...
doc gave me some phenegan/promethazine cough syrup. That...
...allowed to be sick. I have been too sick to teach before but ...is not a good thing.  Benedryl also does no good for ...was so glad the doc gave me some phenegan/promethazine cough syrup. Tha...
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