Being a part of the medicine Allegra - fexofenadine it is an antihistamine with a selective antagonistic activity to H1-receptors without anticholinergic and blocking alfa1-adrenergic receptors; also at fexofenadine isn't observed a sedative action and other effects from the central nervous system. The antihistaminic effect of Allegra is observed in 1 hour, reaching its maximum in 6 hours, and proceeds within 24 hours. After 28 days of taking the medicine there wasn't observed the accustoming to it.
Aristocort - glucocorticoid drug (the adrenal hormone influencing carbohydrate and protein metabolism). Renders prominent antiinflammatory, antiallergic and immunodepressive (suppressing immunity - body defences of an organism) effect. It is prescribed at rheumatism, allergic reactions, multiform erythema (variously proceeding skin disease which occurs with rubefaction of affected area of skin), pseudorheumatism (the infectious and allergic disease from a group of collagenoses which is characterized by chronic progressing inflammation of joints); systemic lupus erythematosus and other collagenoses.
Clarinex is an antihistamine, anti-allergic, anti-inflammatory drug in the form of tablets. Selectively blocks peripheral histamine H1 receptors. It is used for symptomatic therapy of seasonal and all-year-round allergic rhinitis, chronic idiopathic urticaria.
Claritin prevents development and facilitates the course of allergic reactions. Possesses antiallergic, antipruritic, antiexudative action. Reduces permeability of capillaries, controls oedemata of tissues, removes spasms of smooth muscles. It is prescribed at allergic rhinitis, conjunctivitis, pollinosis, urticaria fever, angioedema, pruritic dermatosis; pseudo-allergic reactions, caused by release of histamine; allergic reactions at stings of insects.
Most indications for the use of such glucocorticoids as Medrol are due to their anti-inflammatory, immunosuppressive and anti-allergic properties. Due to these properties, the following therapeutic effects are achieved: reduction of the number of immune cells in the vicinity of inflammation; reduction of vasodilation; stabilization of lysosomal membranes; inhibition of phagocytosis; reduction of production of prostaglandins and related compounds.
Promethazine reduces the permeability of capillaries, swelling of the mucous membranes, itching. Has adrenolytic, moderate peripheral and central cholinolytic action. Inhibits histamine-N-methyltransferase, blocks central histamine H3 receptors. Oppresses the central nervous system, has a sedative, anxiolytic, antipsychotic and hypnotic effect, lowers body temperature. Reduces the excitability of the vestibular receptors, eliminates dizziness. Has antiemetic effect.
Sinequan - antidepressant, which is taken as prescribed by the doctor in case of the following indications: depression, anxiety and sleep disturbance in neuroses, alcoholism, organic diseases of the central nervous system, psychoneurotic disorders with anxiety, depression, psychotic depression (including the involutionary, reactive depressive phase of manic-depressive Psychosis). In general therapeutic practice - duodenal ulcer, dumping syndrome, premenstrual syndrome, chronic pain in cancer patients, skin itching, chronic idiopathic urticaria.
Ventolin is a medicament for eliminating asthma attacks (bronchial) and other reversible diseases with bronchial obstruction.
The main active substance is salbutamol.
is given to patients for treating severe acne that do not respond to other medicines
Astelin belongs to antihistamines which purpose is to block histamines in the human organism. It’s a spray that deletes nasal congestion, itching, and sneezing. The medicine is effective in case of infection, inflammation, and allergic reaction which result in itching, stuffy, and runny nose. Medics usually prescribe it for adults and children above five (in case of seasonal allergy) and above twelve (in case of vasomotor rhinitis that constricts and dilates a vein, artery, or capillary in the nasal cavity).
Advair Diskus is a drug manufactured to cope with diseases which attack bronchi and lungs. Medics prescribe it for people with COPD, pant, wheeze, dyspnea, pulmonary emphysema, and chronic bronchitis. It consists of two main components: a corticosteroid (Fluticasone) and a long-acting beta agonist (Salmeterol). The first component reduces the irritation and the swelling of lungs and bronchi. The second component makes the breathing easier. Doctors prescribe the drug for patients who need a combination treatment when one medication doesn’t work. The medicine is a part of a long-term medication as it isn’t effective in case of sudden asthma attacks.
FML (Fluorometholone) Forte is a topical drug that belongs to the corticosteroid group of medicines. Its aim is to cure various eye problems connected with injury and inflammation. It is effective in case of bulbar conjunctiva and palpebral conjunctiva. The suspension remedies eye swelling, itching, irritation, and redness. These eye drops are not recommended to people who wear contact lenses daily. If a patient must use the drops, it’s necessary to replace contact lenses with glasses or just not to wear them during the medication.
Seroflo represents a family of remedies ensuring alleviation of the symptoms of ordinary asthma. The medication’s ingredients include fluticasone propionate and salmeterol xinafoate that constitute many time-tested treatments of protracted bronchitis and acute pulmonary glands disorders. The corticosteroid nature of fluticasone plus salmeterol as a long-performing beta-agonist help to eliminate asthma attacks and provide anti-inflammatory action. Patients can breathe with ease and get relieved from obstructing mucus in their airways. Seroflo works as a preventive agent and cannot terminate an asthma bout that has already begun.