Treatments: Antihistamines


Introduction: Antihistamines are drugs used against the immune system, usually to treat a case where the immune system is over-reacting. These drugs act against "histamines" which are substances produced by the body to cause an immune response.

Antihistamines are not the same as immunosuppressants. Immunosuppressants are usually a longer-lasting and more general form of immune suppressing medication, whereas antihistamines tend to be used short-term against acute immune responses.

Count: Antihistamines is listed as a: treatment for 11 conditions; alternative treatment for 11 conditions; preventive treatment for 0 conditions; research treatment for 0 conditions.
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Antihistamines as a treatment: The following list of conditions have 'Antihistamines' or similar listed as a treatment in our database:


  • Common cold ... antihistamines


  • Eczema ... antihistamines


  • Food allergies ... antihistamines


  • Hay fever ... antihistamines
  • Hives ... antihistamines


  • Interstitial cystitis ... antihistamines


  • Lichen planus ... antihistamines
  • Lymphatic Filariasis ... antihistamines


  • Radiation sickness ... antihistamines


  • Sinusitis ... antihistamines
  • Sleep deprivation ... antihistamines

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