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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.
Older people treated with electroconvulsive therapy for depression may not get relief from insomnia

Older people treated with electroconvulsive therapy for depression may not get relief from insomnia

BSACI to publish updated guidance on diagnosis, management of allergic and non-allergic rhinitis

BSACI to publish updated guidance on diagnosis, management of allergic and non-allergic rhinitis

Summer perils and ways to avoid, treat them

Summer perils and ways to avoid, treat them

Steroids offer no additional relief to emergency patients suffering from hives

Steroids offer no additional relief to emergency patients suffering from hives

New research shows how to prevent prions from growing into deadly diseases

New research shows how to prevent prions from growing into deadly diseases

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