levocetirizine

Known as: (2-(4-((R)-p-chloro-alpha-phenylbenzyl)-1-piperazinyl)ethoxy)acetic acid, levocetrizine, levocetirizine [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A third generation, non-sedating, selective histamine H1 receptor antagonist, with antihistamine, anti-inflammatory and potential anti-angiogenic… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND H(1)-antihistamines are first line treatment of chronic urticaria, but many patients do not get satisfactory relief… (More)
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2007
2007
Antihistamines are a common therapy for allergic symptoms. Eosinophilic infiltration is considered a hallmark of allergic… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Montelukast sodium is approved as a treatment for intermittent and persistent allergic rhinitis (AR), but it has not… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Allergic rhinitis was recently classified by the ARIA guidelines as persistent or intermittent. Levocetirizine was… (More)
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2005
2005
Studies evaluating newer antihistamines in children are few. Levocetirizine is a potent and highly selective H1-antihistamine… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Direct comparisons of antihistamines are rare but very much needed. Newly available antihistamine preparations… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Allergic rhinitis is characterized by an IgE-dependent inflammation. Nasal obstruction is related to allergic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Competition experiments with [(3)H]mepyramine showed that cetirizine and its enantiomers, levocetirizine and (S)-cetirizine… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Levocetirizine is the active enantiomer of cetirizine, a potent drug with little metabolism widely used for allergic… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE Pharmacodynamic studies have demonstrated that levocetirizine is the active enantiomer of cetirizine. This first… (More)
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