Product Name: BROMPHENIRAMINE MALEATE
Cas No: 86-22-6
Molecular Formula: C16H19BrN2
Molecular Weight: 319.24 g/mol
brompheniramine maleate is an antihistamine drug of the propylamine (alkylamine) class. It is readily available over the counter and is indicated for the treatment of the symptoms of the common cold and allergic rhinitis, such as runny nose, itchy eyes, watery eyes, and sneezing. It is a first-generation antihistamine and one of the drugs of highest anticholinergic activity.
Brompheniramine is part of a series of antihistamines including pheniramine and its halogenated derivatives and others including fluorpheniramine, chlorpheniramine, dexchlorpheniramine (Polaramine), triprolidine (Actifed), and iodopheniramine.
Brompheniramine has antidepressant properties, inhibiting reuptake of the neurotransmitter serotonin and norepinephrine.