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chlorpheniramine

[klawr-fuh-nir-uh-meen, klohr-] /ˌklɔr fəˈnɪr əˌmin, ˌkloʊr-/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
an antihistaminic compound, C 20 H 23 ClN 2 O 4 , used in treating the symptoms of allergies.
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  • Elvis also had the painkillers morphine and Demerol; tranquilizers Placidyl and Valium; and chlorpheniramine, an antihistamine.

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