NAME :- DESLORATADINE
IUPAC NAME :- 8-chloro-6,11-dihydro-11-(4-piperdinylidene)- 5H-benzo[5,6]cyclohepta[1,2-b]pyridine
CAS NO. :- 100643-71-8
FORMULA :- C19H19CIN2
SYNONYMS :- Allex;Aerius;AzoMyr;Opulis;Clarinex;SCH-34117;AKOS 92131;NSC 675447;Neoclarityn;DESLORATIDINE
APPLICATION :- For the relief of symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis, perennial (non-seasonal) allergic rhinitis. Desloratidine is also used for the sympomatic treatment of pruritus and urticaria (hives) associated with chronic idiopathic urticaria.
DESCRIPTION :- Desloratadine is a second generation, tricyclic antihistamine that which has a selective and peripheral H1-antagonist action. It is the active descarboethoxy metabolite of loratidine (a second generation histamine). Desloratidine has a long-lasting effect and does not cause drowsiness because it does not readily enter the central nervous system.