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Antihistamine is a type of drug that blocks the action of histamines, which can cause fever, itching, sneezing, a runny nose, and watery eyes. Antihistamines are used to prevent fevers in patients receiving blood transfusions and to treat allergies, coughs, and colds.
Three-year course of treatment could banish symptoms of hay fever, study finds

Three-year course of treatment could banish symptoms of hay fever, study finds

Plant-based drug for hemophilia shows promise in animal models

Plant-based drug for hemophilia shows promise in animal models

Stony Brook Children's experts share tips and tricks to stay safe on Halloween day

Stony Brook Children's experts share tips and tricks to stay safe on Halloween day

Researchers identify how sensory nerve receptors work together to transmit itch signals

Researchers identify how sensory nerve receptors work together to transmit itch signals

Zika protection whilst traveling: an interview with Dr Crystal Aguh

Zika protection whilst traveling: an interview with Dr Crystal Aguh

Study characterizes benefits of over-the-counter sleep aid

Study characterizes benefits of over-the-counter sleep aid

Pre-treatment with antihistamines may suppress gastrointestinal symptoms of food allergy

Pre-treatment with antihistamines may suppress gastrointestinal symptoms of food allergy

New molecule-building method may have great impact on pharmaceutical industry

New molecule-building method may have great impact on pharmaceutical industry

High dosages of antihistamines have dulling effect on genes associated with post-exercise recovery

High dosages of antihistamines have dulling effect on genes associated with post-exercise recovery

Common antihistamine may partially reverse damage to visual system in multiple sclerosis patients

Common antihistamine may partially reverse damage to visual system in multiple sclerosis patients

Sedating antihistamines can intensify symptoms of restless legs syndrome

Sedating antihistamines can intensify symptoms of restless legs syndrome

Trimeprazine improves β cell function, slows progression of diabetes

Trimeprazine improves β cell function, slows progression of diabetes

Pregnant women with acute migraine more likely to experience adverse birth outcomes

Pregnant women with acute migraine more likely to experience adverse birth outcomes

Unituxin (dinutuximab) granted EC Marketing Authorisation for treatment of childhood neuroblastoma

Unituxin (dinutuximab) granted EC Marketing Authorisation for treatment of childhood neuroblastoma

Researchers identify new class of drugs that slows aging process

Researchers identify new class of drugs that slows aging process

Anticholinergic medications associated with pneumonia risk in older people

Anticholinergic medications associated with pneumonia risk in older people

Now, women experiencing morning sickness can benefit from Diclegis drug

Now, women experiencing morning sickness can benefit from Diclegis drug

Scientists develop chip for detection of RNA strand of dengue fever virus

Scientists develop chip for detection of RNA strand of dengue fever virus

Wake Forest Baptist Physician offers tips to prevent bites and rashes in summer

Wake Forest Baptist Physician offers tips to prevent bites and rashes in summer

Researchers identify target molecules for development of new allergy drugs

Researchers identify target molecules for development of new allergy drugs