Antihistamines For Allergies
Allergies affect millions each year. Learn how you can treat your allergies with a popular treatment called antihistamines.
An antihistamine is a type of pharmaceutical drug that opposes the activity of
histamine receptors in the body. Antihistamines are subclassified according to
Antihistamines are drugs that inhibit the action of histamine in the body by
blocking the receptors of histamine. There are two types of histamine receptors
Oct 21, 2014 ... WebMD explains what antihistamines are (prescription and over-the-counter),
what types of allergies they're used for, precautions and side ...
Diphenhydramine is an antihistamine used to relieve symptoms of allergy, hay
fever, and the common cold. These symptoms include rash, itching, watery eyes,
Jul 9, 2015 ... Consumer information about OTC oral antihistamines. Information includes list of
drugs used to treat symptoms of allergies, colds, motion ...
Nov 25, 2015 ... An antihistamine is used for treating common allergy symptoms, such as
sneezing, watery eyes, hives, and a runny nose. They're also used to ...
Antihistamines are mainly used to treat hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinitis),
hives (urticaria), itching (pruritus) and insect bites and stings. They may be used
Antihistamines are used to relieve or prevent the symptoms of hay fever and
other types of allergy. They work by preventing the effects of a substance called ...
May 17, 2016 ... Read patient information from MedlinePlus: Antihistamines for allergies.