Phenyl Epherine HCL is a decongestant that is used to dilate the pupil and increase blood pressure. It is a sympathomimetic drug which mimics the action of epinephrine and binds to alpha receptors. This activity results in constriction of blood vessels. It has chemical formula C9H13NO2 with molar mass of 167.205 g/mol. Phenyl Epherine HCL is also prescribed to provide temporary relief from snuffy nose, sinus, & ear symptoms caused due to allergies.
Has excellent protein binding capacity of 95%
Gets metabolized by oxidative deamination in liver
Has biological half life of 2.1 to 3.4 hours