Sudafed

Definitions of Sudafed
  1. noun
    vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation
    synonyms: Privine, naphazoline
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    type of:
    nasal decongestant
    a decongestant that provides temporary relief of nasal symptoms of the common cold and rhinitis and upper respiratory infections
    pressor, vasoconstrictive, vasoconstrictor
    any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure
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