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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.
Tris Pharma gets FDA NDA approval for Karbinal ER Extended-release Oral Suspension

Tris Pharma gets FDA NDA approval for Karbinal ER Extended-release Oral Suspension

Report highlights ecological cost of pharmaceutical waste

Report highlights ecological cost of pharmaceutical waste

Patients taking antihistamines to suppress stomach acid are at greater risk of C. diff infection

Patients taking antihistamines to suppress stomach acid are at greater risk of C. diff infection

Study shows why certain drugs that interact with serotonin receptors have harmful effects

Study shows why certain drugs that interact with serotonin receptors have harmful effects

Omalizumab scratches the itch for urticaria patients

Omalizumab scratches the itch for urticaria patients

Omalizumab fast, safe and well-tolerated in teens and adults with chronic spontaneous urticaria

Omalizumab fast, safe and well-tolerated in teens and adults with chronic spontaneous urticaria

Itch-specific nerve cells: an interview with Associate Professor Xinzhong Dong

Itch-specific nerve cells: an interview with Associate Professor Xinzhong Dong

Placing peanut protein under a patient's tongue helps dampen allergic reactions

Placing peanut protein under a patient's tongue helps dampen allergic reactions

FDA approves GSK’s raxibacumab to treat inhalational anthrax

FDA approves GSK’s raxibacumab to treat inhalational anthrax

Allergies common in ADHD, tic disorder patients

Allergies common in ADHD, tic disorder patients

Inappropriate prescriptions for the elderly prevalent in primary care

Inappropriate prescriptions for the elderly prevalent in primary care

Latrepiridine reduces level of at least two neurodegeneration-related proteins in mice

Latrepiridine reduces level of at least two neurodegeneration-related proteins in mice

Latrepirdine demonstrates new potential against neurodegenerative conditions

Latrepirdine demonstrates new potential against neurodegenerative conditions

Latrepirdine appears effective in treating Alzheimer's disease in animals

Latrepirdine appears effective in treating Alzheimer's disease in animals

Over-the-counter insect bite remedies not very effective

Over-the-counter insect bite remedies not very effective

Poultry producers still use FDA-banned antibiotics

Poultry producers still use FDA-banned antibiotics

Pfizer and Medivation drop further testing of failed Alzheimer’s drug

Pfizer and Medivation drop further testing of failed Alzheimer’s drug

Tips for people with allergies and asthma to enjoy holiday gatherings

Tips for people with allergies and asthma to enjoy holiday gatherings

FDA, USP co-sponsors OTC drug products workshop

FDA, USP co-sponsors OTC drug products workshop