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Carbinoxamine (By mouth)

Treats allergic reactions. This medicine is an antihistamine.

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Carbinoxamine is used to treat symptoms of seasonal (short-term) or perennial (long-term) allergies, such as sneezing, runny nose, itching, watery eyes, hives, skin rash, itching, or wheezing. It is also used to treat symptoms of allergic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis caused by inhaled allergens and foods, or allergic skin reactions. This medicine is an antihistamine. Carbinoxamine is used… Read more
Brand names include
Arbinoxa, Carbihist, Carboxine, Histex CT, Histex I/E, Histex PD, Histuss PD, Karbinal ER, Mintex PD, Palgic, Pediatex, Pediox, RyVent
Drug classes About this
Cold/Cough Agent, Respiratory Agent
Combinations including this drug

What works? Research summarized

Evidence reviews

Drug Class Review: Nasal Corticosteroids: Final Report Update 1 [Internet]

Nasal corticosteroids are a safe and effective treatment option for both allergic and non-allergic rhinitis. There are currently 8 different nasal corticosteroid preparations on the U.S. market. The nasal sprays differ with respect to delivery device and propellant, as well as potency and dosing frequency. The purpose of this review is evaluating the comparative evidence on the benefits and harms of the nasal corticosteroids to help policy makers and clinicians make informed choices.

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