Privine

noun
vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation
Syn: ↑naphazoline, ↑Sudafed
Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Sudafed), ↑trade name

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\\ˈprivə̇n, -ˌvēn\ trademark
— used for naphazoline

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  • naphazoline — noun vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation • Syn: ↑Privine, ↑Sudafed • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Sudafed), ↑trade name …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sudafed — noun vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation • Syn: ↑naphazoline, ↑Privine • Usage Domain: ↑trade name, ↑trade name (for: ↑Privine) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • nasal decongestant — noun a decongestant that provides temporary relief of nasal symptoms of the common cold and rhinitis and upper respiratory infections • Hypernyms: ↑decongestant • Hyponyms: ↑Actifed, ↑Dimetapp, ↑naphazoline, ↑Privine, ↑Sudafed …   Useful english dictionary

  • pressor — I noun any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure • Syn: ↑vasoconstrictor,… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • vasoconstrictor — noun any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure • Syn: ↑vasoconstrictive,… …   Useful english dictionary

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