antihistaminic


antihistaminic
adj. of or pertaining to an antihistamine (substance which counteracts histamine in the body)

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  • antihistaminic — ANTIHISTAMÍNIC, Ă, antihistaminici, ce, adj., s.n. (Medicament) care se foloseşte împotriva alergiei. – Din fr. antihistaminique. Trimis de ana zecheru, 23.02.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  antihistamínic adj. m., pl. antihistamínici; f …   Dicționar Român

  • antihistaminic — /an tee his teuh min ik, an tuy /, Biochem., Pharm. adj. 1. of or pertaining to an antihistamine or its effect. n. 2. an antihistaminic agent, as a drug. [1945 50; ANTIHISTAMINE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • antihistaminic — I. noun see antihistamine II. adjective see antihistamine * * * /an tee his teuh min ik, an tuy /, Biochem., Pharm. adj. 1. of or pertaining to an antihistamine or its effect. n. 2. an antihistaminic agent, as a drug. [1945 50; …   Useful english dictionary

  • antihistaminic — adjective or noun see antihistamine …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • antihistaminic — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to antihistamines. 2. noun Any antihistamine drug …   Wiktionary

  • antihistaminic — 1. Tending to neutralize or antagonize the action of histamine or to inhibit its production in the body. 2. An agent having such an effect can be used to relieve the symptoms of allergy or hyperacidity. * * * an·ti·his·ta·min·ic …   Medical dictionary

  • antihistamínic — an|ti|his|ta|mí|nic Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • antihistaminic — an·ti·his·ta·min·ic …   English syllables

  • H1 antagonist — An H1 antagonist is a histamine antagonist of the H1 receptor that serves to reduce or eliminate effects mediated by histamine, an endogenous chemical mediator released during allergic reactions. Agents where the main therapeutic effect is… …   Wikipedia

  • Phenothiazine — Phenothiazine …   Wikipedia


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