Brand name authorized in: South Africa
The drug ACUHIST contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):
Desloratadine is a non-sedating, long-acting histamine antagonist with selective peripheral H1-receptor antagonist activity. After oral administration, desloratadine selectively blocks peripheral histamine Η1-receptors because the substance is excluded from entry to the central nervous system.
This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows: