Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Trimeprazine

Synonym(s): Vallergan

Contributor(s): Rosanna Marsella

Introduction

Name

  • Trimeprazine.

Class of drug

  • Phenothiazine H1-antihistamine.

Description

Physical properties

  • Odorless powder.
  • 0.5 g is soluble in 1 ml of water.

Uses

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Indications

  • Management of pruritus and allergies.

Administration

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Precautions

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Interactions

with other drugs

Other central nervous system depressant drugs
  • Enhanced sedation may be seen.
  • Barbiturates, narcotics, anesthetics.

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Other sources of information

  • Based onSmall Animal Formulary.Tennant Bryn (1999) 3rd edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

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