brompheniramine maleate

brompheniramine maleate

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[USP] the maleate salt of brompheniramine, used in the treatment of allergic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis, and cutaneous manifestations of allergic reactions; administered orally or by intramuscular, intravenous, or subcutaneous injection. It is also an ingredient in some cold and cough preparations, administered orally.

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