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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Dexchlorpheniramine (dexchlorpheniramine systemic) is a member of the drug class antihistamines and is used to treat Allergic Reactions and Hay Fever.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiallergic agent

Histamine H₁-receptor antagonist (H₁-antihistaminic)

Chemical Name

2-Pyridinepropanamine, þ-(4-chlorophenyl)-N,N-dimethyl-, (S)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Afeme
    Cetus, Argentina
  • Allergamine
    Pharmaderm, Tunisia
  • Broxolgrip (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Galeno, Venezuela
  • Celestamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Schering-Plough, Hong Kong; Schering-Plough, Tunisia
  • Clorfeniramina
    Licol, Colombia
  • Colergis (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Dexa Medica, Indonesia
  • Denir
    Opalia, Tunisia
  • Dexchlorpheniramine Ying Yuan
    Ying Yuan, Taiwan
  • Liramin
    Proula, Venezuela
  • Synramine
    Psyco Remedies, India
  • Tussicaps (Dexchlorpheniramine and Hydrocodone)
    Hi-Tech, United States
  • Actifed Cold & Allergy (Dexchlorpheniramine and Phenylephrine)
    McNeil, United States
  • A-ferin forte (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Bilim, Georgia; Hüsnü Arsan, Turkey
  • A-ferin Plus (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Bilim, Georgia
  • Alegi (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Lapi Laboratories, Indonesia
  • Alegrip
    New Pharma, Venezuela
  • Alerdex (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Armoxindo, Indonesia
  • Alerdryl
    Mediproducts, Guatemala; Mediproducts Laboratorios, Honduras
  • Alivet (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Leti, Venezuela
  • Allerin
    Pharmimpex, Georgia
  • Allermin
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Allersan (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Europharm, Hong Kong
  • Ambiare (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Qualipharm, Guatemala
  • Angrip Noche (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Giempi, Venezuela
  • Axcel Dexchlorpheniramine
    Kotra Pharma, Malaysia
  • Behealth (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical JMA, Japan
  • Betamex (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Juste Internacional, Dominican Republic
  • Betaselemin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Boracough (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dextromethorphan)
    Sriprasit Dispensary, Thailand
  • Bronchistal (Dexchlorpheniramine and Ammonium Chloride)
    Kahira, Oman
  • Cam (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Chile, Chile
  • Celesemine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Schering-Plough, Spain
  • Celestamine Pediatrico (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone (pediatric))
    Schering-Plough, Argentina
  • Celestamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Essex, Philippines; Mantecorp, Brazil; Schering-Plough, Chile; Schering-Plough, Costa Rica; Schering-Plough, Dominican Republic; Schering-Plough, Guatemala; Schering-Plough, Honduras; Schering-Plough, Indonesia; Schering-Plough, Japan; Schering-Plough, Nicaragua; Schering-Plough, Panama; Schering-Plough, El Salvador; Schering-Plough, Venezuela; Schering-Plough, South Africa
  • Célestamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    MSD France, France
  • Celestana (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Kobayashi Kako, Japan
  • Chlocodemin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Taisho Yakuhin, Japan
  • Chlorpheniramine Maleate
    Avanthi, United States; Teva, United States
  • Chlor-Trimeton (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Schering-Plough, United States
  • Clofexan (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Bago, Chile
  • Clorfeniramin Labormed
    Labormed Pharma, Georgia
  • Coeramine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Dong Kwang, South Korea
  • Corsamyl (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dextromethorphan)
    Corsa Industries, Indonesia
  • Cortamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Dexa Medica, Indonesia
  • Dapriton
    Marching Pharmaceutical, Hong Kong
  • Delamin
    Standard, Taiwan
  • Demazin Cold Relief Infant (Dexchlorpheniramine and Phenylephrine (pediatric))
    Schering-Plough, New Zealand
  • Demazin Cold Relief (Dexchlorpheniramine and Phenylephrine)
    Schering-Plough, New Zealand
  • Demazin Day/Night Relief (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Schering-Plough, New Zealand
  • Demazin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Phenylephrine)
    Schering-Plough, South Africa
  • Deucoaler (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Medipharm, Chile
  • Dex Antihist
    Pharmaniaga, Hong Kong
  • Dexchloramine
    CCM, Malaysia
  • Dexchlorpheniramine Chin Tien
    Chin Tien, Taiwan
  • Dexchlorpheniramine Maleate
    Major, United States; Pliva, United States; United Research, United States; Wockhardt, United States
  • Dex-Chlorpheniramine
    Golden Horse, Taiwan
  • Dexclor
    Cristália, Brazil
  • Dexclorfeniramina
    Billi Farmacêutica, Brazil
  • Dex-CTM
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Dexferin
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Dexmine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Grupo Cimed, Brazil
  • Dextaco (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Berlico Mulia Farma, Indonesia
  • Dextafen (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Otto, Indonesia
  • Dextamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Phapros Tbk, Indonesia
  • Dextrosone (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Quality Pharmaceutical, Hong Kong
  • Dristan Ultra (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Wyeth, Colombia
  • Emperacin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Medisa Shinyaku, Japan
  • Exabetin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Fahrenheit, Indonesia
  • Flumed (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Riyadh Pharma, Oman
  • Genac (Dexchlorpheniramine and Phenylephrine)
    Teva, United States
  • Histablock (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Histadex (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Histamin
    Neo Quimica, Brazil
  • Horamine
    Hovid, Georgia
  • Koumin
    Shinlin Sinseng, Taiwan
  • Linctol (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dextromethorphan, + Ephedrine (veterinary use))
    Jurox, Australia
  • Lorson (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    IPI, Indonesia
  • Losmanin
    Kleva, Greece
  • Lotharson (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Nufarindo, Indonesia
  • Maleato de Dexclorfeniramina
    Cristália, Brazil
  • Mylaramine
    Morton Grove, United States
  • Nilacelin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Nicholas, Indonesia
  • Nussidex (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Teva, Israel
  • Ocuson (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Plexus (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Recalcine, Chile
  • Polaramin
    Schering, United States; Schering-Plough, Denmark; Schering-Plough, Iceland; Schering-Plough, Italy; Schering-Plough, Norway; Takata Seiyaku, Japan
  • Polaramine Topico (Dexchlorpheniramine and Allantoin)
    Schering-Plough, Spain
  • Polaramine
    Mantecorp, Brazil; MSD France, France; Schering-Plough, Belgium; Schering-Plough, Spain; Schering-Plough, Ethiopia; Schering-Plough, Hong Kong; Schering-Plough, Indonesia; Schering-Plough, Malaysia; Schering-Plough, Netherlands; Schering-Plough, New Zealand; Schering-Plough, Singapore; Schering-Plough, Taiwan
    Essex, Germany
  • Pritacort (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Molex Ayus, Indonesia
  • Puradesmin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Taiyo Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Rhinatux (Dexchlorpheniramine and Codeine)
    Amido, France
  • Rhiniramine
    DHA, Singapore
  • Rhiniramine SR
    DHA, Hong Kong
  • Saccortin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical JMA, Japan
  • Somin Dexchlorpheniramine
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Somin
    YSP, Malaysia; Yung Shin, Singapore
  • Sumin
    Chin Teng, Taiwan
  • Tomin
    Kojar, Taiwan
  • Zestam (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Kalbe, Indonesia

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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Important Notice: The international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.