Efficacy of fexofenadine versus desloratadine in suppressing histamine-induced wheal and flare.

@article{Meltzer2007EfficacyOF,
  title={Efficacy of fexofenadine versus desloratadine in suppressing histamine-induced wheal and flare.},
  author={Eli O Meltzer and Sherwin A. Gillman},
  journal={Allergy and asthma proceedings},
  year={2007},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={67-73}
}
To date, no published articles exist comparing the H1-receptor antagonist activities of fexofenadine and desloratadine using the histamine-induced skin wheal-and-flare model. The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of fexofenadine versus desloratadine in suppressing histamine-induced skin flares and wheals in adults and adolescents. This was a two-center, randomized, placebo-controlled, complete-crossover study. Subjects were administered either single-dose fexofenadine HCl, 180 mg… CONTINUE READING