Azelastine

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Scientific Name: Azelastine
Brand Name: Astelin, Astepro, Astepro Allergy, Dymista
Company Owner: Apotex inc richmond hill, Sun pharma global fze, Meda pharmaceuticals inc, Meda pharmaceuticals meda pharmaceuticals inc, Apotex inc, Meda pharmaceuticals
Mechanism Of Action Azelastine is primarily a selective antagonist of histamine H1-receptors, with a lesser affinity for H2-receptors, used for the symptomatic treatment of allergies.
Description of the Drug: Azelastine is a histamine H1-receptor antagonist used intranasally to treat allergic and vasomotor rhinitis and in an ophthalmic solution to treat allergic conjunctivitis.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00972