Generic Name and Formulations:
Chlorpheniramine maleate 4mg; tabs.
Merck & Co., Inc.
Allergic and vasomotor rhinitis, conjunctivitis, pruritus.
4mg every 4–6 hrs.
<2yrs: not recommended. 2–5yrs: 1mg. 6–11yrs: 2mg. Both: every 4–6 hrs.
Asthma and lower respiratory disorders. Neonates. Premature infants. 3rd trimester of pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Glaucoma. GI or urinary obstruction. Hyperthyroidism. Hypertension. Cardiovascular disease. Children. Elderly. Pregnancy.
Potentiates CNS depression with alcohol, other CNS depressants.
Anticholinergic effects, drowsiness, dizziness, gastritis, paradoxical excitement, blood dyscrasias.
Tabs 4mg—24, 100; 8mg—15, 100; 12mg—10, 24, 100; Syrup—4 oz