A comparative study of the efficacy and safety of loratadine syrup and terfenadine suspension in the treatment of 3- to 6-year-old children with seasonal allergic rhinitis.

@article{Lutsky1993ACS,
  title={A comparative study of the efficacy and safety of loratadine syrup and terfenadine suspension in the treatment of 3- to 6-year-old children with seasonal allergic rhinitis.},
  author={Barry N. Lutsky and P Kl{\"o}se and Jos{\'e} Manuel Valle Mel{\'o}n and J L M{\'e}nardo and P Molkhou and Roberto Ronchetti and Jouko T K Suonp{\"a}{\"a} and Ulrich Wahn and François Wessel},
  journal={Clinical therapeutics},
  year={1993},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={855-65}
}
The efficacy and safety of loratadine and terfenadine in the treatment of 3- to 6-year-old children with seasonal allergic rhinitis were compared in a third-party-blind, randomized, parallel-group study. A total of 96 children were included in the efficacy analysis: 49 children received 5 or 10 mg of loratadine once daily, and 47 received 15 mg of terfenadine twice daily, for 14 days. The mean total score for both nasal and non-nasal symptoms was decreased significantly from baseline at days 3… CONTINUE READING

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