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Acrivastine

Description

Acrivastine, a structural analog of triprolidine hydrochloride, exhibits H1-antihistaminic activity in isolated tissues, animals, and humans, and has sedative effects in humans. The propionic acid derivative of acrivastine is a metabolite in several animal species (as well as in man) and also exhibits H1-antihistaminic activity.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
R06AX18
Acrivastine
R Respiratory system → R06 Antihistamines for systemic use → R06A Antihistamines for systemic use → R06AX Other antihistamines for systemic use

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

United Kingdom

Netherlands

Trade names (in combination): BENADRYL ALLERGY RELIEF PLUS DECONGESTANT SEMPREX D

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
SEMPREX D Capsule
MPI, US: SPL/Old
US