Mizolastine

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Mizolastine
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-[{1-[1-(4-fluorobenzyl)-1H-benzimidazol-2-yl]piperidin-4-yl}(methyl)amino]pyrimidin-4(1H)-one
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
Legal status POM
Routes Oral
Identifiers
CAS number 108612-45-9 YesY
ATC code R06AX25
PubChem CID 65906
ChemSpider 59315 N
UNII 244O1F90NA YesY
KEGG D01117 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL94454 N
Chemical data
Formula C24H25FN6O 
Mol. mass 432.493 g/mol
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Mizolastine (Mizollen) is a once daily, non-sedating antihistamine. It blocks H1 receptors and is commonly fast-acting. It does not prevent the actual release of histamine from mast cells, just prevents it binding to receptors. Side effects can include dry mouth and throat.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MIZOLASTINE: British National Formulary". Retrieved 2010-02-01.