4.1 Therapeutic indications
Alimemazine has a central sedative effect comparable to that of chlorpromazine but largely devoid of the latter's anti adrenaline action.
In children aged 3-7 years:
• Pre-medication sedation before general anaesthesia
Adults and children aged 3 years and over:
• Second-line treatment in the symptomatic relief of urticaria and pruritus.
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