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  • adj. nonsedative

Etymologies

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non- +‎ sedating

Examples

  • Insurers then decide that all "nonsedating antihistamines" are equivalent, despite the fact that they are different compounds and the fact that Claritin is anything but "nonsedating" when taken by some patients, including me.

    Obscenities fail to do justice to my current feelings about my health insurer.

  • The iridescent poison dart frogs from northwest Columbia produce epibatidine which is being tested as a nonsedating, nonaddictive, nonopioid painkiller.

    Dr. Reese Halter: Mother Nature's Medicine Cabinet

  • For medications, you can use steroid creams to relieve the itch (apply after bath, prior to moisturizer) or antihistamines to quell the allergic reaction (prescription ones can be nonsedating).

    You Raising Your Child

  • Will the new nonsedating antihistamines alleviate cold symptoms?

    Finding The Right Rx

  • For more than a decade now, satiety has been a kind of amazing, comfortable, nonsedating, nonbloating, great feeling that carries no sensation in my stomach other than total contentment.

    The Truth About Beauty

  • Fortunately, there is one over-the-counter agent that was prescription, that is nonsedating.

    CNN Transcript Apr 16, 2005

  • And so I would recommend, if that's the only option, certainly to use the nonsedating over-the-counter antihistamine.

    CNN Transcript Apr 16, 2005

  • Now the antihistamines typically will make you a little sleepy unless you get the nonsedating kind.

    CNN Transcript Apr 29, 2003

  • Yesterday, apropos of the anticipated decision to make the allergy medication Claritin available without a prescription, I got a letter saying the following:Should the FDA determine that Claritin is safe enough to be available to consumers as an over-the-counter product, Aetna will require precertification (prior approval) for all other prescription nonsedating antihistamines (Allegra, Allegra-D, Clarinex, Zyrtec and Zyrtec-D) before they will be covered under your pharmacy benefit plan.

    Obscenities fail to do justice to my current feelings about my health insurer.

  • Global sales of CLARINEX (desloratadine), a nonsedating antihistamine, were $101 million for the post-merger portion of the fourth quarter of 2009.

    WebWire | Recent Headlines

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