Levomethamphetamine

What is Levomethamphetamine?

Levomethamphetamine is the levorotary (L-enantiomer) form of methamphetamine. Levomethamphetamine is a sympathomimetic vasoconstrictor which is the active ingredient used in some over-the-counter nasal decongestants including the US formulation of Vicks VapoInhaler, but not the Canadian or Indian formulations, which contain only menthol and camphor.

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Hi Doctor, i am 10weeks pregnant and i have had a bad cold now for the past three weeks, i have taken fresh ginger roots and lemon to ease the...

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Yes, you can take VICKS inhaler during pregnancy and it is quite safe. If nasal block still persists, then you should consult with your...

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My wife is in 13th week of pregnancy and she is duffering from cold, might be due to change in weather. this is 3rd time she ot cold in...

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Your wife can safely use vicks inhaler as well as steam inhalation. This could be common cold.

I suggest to have ample amount of fluids...

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Hi Doc, I am suffering from Anosmia since Nov-2013 when I was affected by severe cold and nasal blockage. (Prior to that in Oct-2013, I got large...

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Thanks for your query. You would need to visit an ENT for a complete diagnosis and treatment. The causes could be anything from an allergy...

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