What is Pheniramine?

Pheniramine is an antihistamine with anticholinergic properties used to treat allergic conditions such as hay fever or urticaria. It has relatively strong sedative effects, and may sometimes be used off-label as an over-the-counter sleeping pill in a similar manner to other sedating antihistamines such as diphenhydramine.

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My 36 year old son has swollen, hot forearms that itch terribly. His left forearm is worse than the right and does look like an allergy, but...

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Brief Answer:
Seems like Urticaria

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I am dr. kakkar (dermatologist).
I have gone through your...

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I got tagged by a wasp on the back of my hand yesterday morning. The stinger does not seem to have remained in the wound. I've been icing the area...

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Take steroid injection

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Thanks for the query.
You need treatment with injectable steroid and antihistamine.

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My 84 year old father has started to have the shivers all over his body, but he isn't cold. He is in the final stages of liver cancer. The...

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pheniramine maleate 25 mg tablet

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Since your father is in final stages of liver cancer the aim of treatment now...

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