A Double‐Blind Evaluation of Topical Levocabastine, a New Specific H1 Antagonist in Patients with Allergic Conjunctivitis

@article{Pipkorn1985ADE,
  title={A Double‐Blind Evaluation of Topical Levocabastine, a New Specific H1 Antagonist in Patients with Allergic Conjunctivitis},
  author={U. Pipkorn and M. Bende and J. Hedner and T. Hednerm},
  journal={Allergy},
  year={1985},
  volume={40}
}
  • U. Pipkorn, M. Bende, +1 author T. Hednerm
  • Published 1985
  • Medicine
  • Allergy
  • Forty patients suffering from allergic conjunctivitis, due to birch pollen, participated in a double‐blind parallel group comparison between levocabastine (a potent new specific histamine (H1) antagonist) and placebo, both given as eye drops. Symptom scores were recorded during a 4‐week period. A 1‐week run‐in period was followed by a 3‐week treatment period. To enable a fair evaluation of the treatment effect on the ocular symptoms only, all patients were treated with topical nasal… CONTINUE READING
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