Self-medication is possible with any group/category of drug; here, in this study, we have focused our attention toward self-medication with only antihistaminics
among medical graduates as previous studies show that antihistaminics
are being widely used as self-medication.
We have described a spectrophotometric method to determine five antihistaminic
drugs (promethazine, desloratadine, levocetirizine, diphenhydramine and loratadine) via analysing their charge transfer complexes with curcumin in active pharmaceutical ingredients.
She was treated with antihistaminics
and combination oral pill containing with 30ug of ethinyl estradiol and 0.1mg of levonorgestrel and during last two months she didn't develop any such skin reaction.
He was receiving antihistaminic
for several months.
Many plant species used in folk medicine induce antihistaminic
effects by inhibiting histamine release from mast cells or by blocking the [H.sub.1] receptor [19-21].
Barthelemy, "Antisecretory action of the extract of the aerial parts of Eremomastax speciosa (Acanthaceae) occurs through antihistaminic
and anticholinergic pathways," Advances in Pharmacological Sciences, vol.
Uysal, "The antioxidative and antihistaminic
effect of Nigella sativa and its major constituent, thymoquinone on ethanol-induced gastric mucosal damage," Archives of Toxicology, vol.
plant including the fruit, seed, leaves, root and bark are used in various herbal preparations for the treatment of diabetes mellitus, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, cytotoxic, diuretic, anti-atherosclerotic, anti-tumour, anti-fertility, antihistaminic
C has been on a low dosage of chlorpromazine, which has significant antihistaminic
The compound is used to denature alcohols such as ethanol and in the synthesis of sulfapyridine, antihistaminic
drugs (tripelennamine and mepyramine), and in in vitro synthesis of DNA.
1) is used primarily as an antihistaminic
to treat allergic reactions, an antiemetic for the reduction of nausea and as a rapid anxiolytic agent for the treatment of anxiety.
In fact, the range of biologic properties attributed to P major also includes astringent, anesthetic, antihelminthic, analeptic, antihistaminic
, antirheumatic, antiviral, antitumor, antiulcer, diuretic, hypotensive, and expectorant activity (Exp.