Mizolastine

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Mizolastine
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Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.comInternational Drug Names
Routes of
administration
By mouth (tablets)
ATC code
Legal status
Legal status
  • UK: POM (Prescription only)
Identifiers
  • 2-[{1-[1-(4-Fluorobenzyl)-1H-benzimidazol-2-yl]piperidin-4-yl}(methyl)amino]pyrimidin-4(1H)-one
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Chemical and physical data
FormulaC24H25FN6O
Molar mass432.503 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
  • CN(C1CCN(CC1)C2=NC3=CC=CC=C3N2CC4=CC=C(C=C4)F)C5=NC=CC(=O)N5
  • InChI=1S/C24H25FN6O/c1-29(23-26-13-10-22(32)28-23)19-11-14-30(15-12-19)24-27-20-4-2-3-5-21(20)31(24)16-17-6-8-18(25)9-7-17/h2-10,13,19H,11-12,14-16H2,1H3,(H,26,28,32) ☒N
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Mizolastine (Mizollen) is a once-daily, non-sedating antihistamine. It blocks H1 receptors and is commonly fast-acting.[1] It does not prevent the actual release of histamine from mast cells, it only prevents histamine from binding to receptors. Side effects can include dry mouth and throat.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Simons FE (March 1999). "Mizolastine: antihistaminic activity from preclinical data to clinical evaluation". Clinical and Experimental Allergy : Journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 29 Suppl 1: 3–8. PMID 10209699.
  2. ^ "MIZOLASTINE: British National Formulary". Retrieved 2010-02-01.