Antihistamines Summary:

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Histamine:


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Classifications Of Antihistamines:

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1. Sedating antihistamines

  • Much older
  • Good oral absorption (onset within 15-16 mins)
  • Used for: 
    • Allergies
    • Skin disorders
    • Vertigo
    • Motion sickness
    • Nausea
  • Act on central nervous system receptors, which is why they are so sedating
    • Adrenergic
    • Serotinergic
    • cholinergic

2. Non-sedating antihistamines

  • Newer
  • Used for:
    • Allergies
    • Hayfever
    • Trhinitis
    • Urticaria
  • Not effective for
    • Nausea
  • Slow onset
     

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  • Generic name
  • Trade name
  • Chemical name
  • Main action or classification (ex: adenosine antagonist)
  • Receptor
  • Source: synthetic, naturally ocurring, or herbal derrivative
  • Where did the original mocecule come from?
  • Common dosage
  • Chemical structure

Antihistamine Drug List:

 

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Diphenhydramine

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Cetirizine

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Loratadine

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Fexofenadine

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