ACTIHIST

Brand name authorized in: Hong Kong Singapore

Active ingredients

The drug ACTIHIST contains a combination of these active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs):

1 Pseudoephedrine
UNII 6V9V2RYJ8N - PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE

Pseudoephedrine is a sympathomimetic agent with direct and indirect effects on adrenergic receptors. It has alpha and beta adrenergic activity and some stimulant effect on the central nervous system. The sympathomimetic effect of pseudoephedrine produces vasoconstriction which in turn relieves nasal congestion.

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2 Triprolidine
UNII YAN7R5L890 - TRIPROLIDINE HYDROCHLORIDE

Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Pseudoephedrine, combinations
R Respiratory system → R01 Nasal preparations → R01B Nasal decongestants for systemic use → R01BA Sympathomimetics
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Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
HK
Department of Health Drug Office
Identifier(s): 38724
SG
Health Sciences Authority
Identifier(s): 10474P