Dimetindene

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Dimetindene
Systematic (IUPAC) name
N,N-dimethyl-2-[3-(1-pyridin-2-ylethyl)-
1H-inden-2-yl]ethanamine
Identifiers
CAS number 5636-83-9
3614-69-5 (maleate)
ATC code D04AA13 R01AC08 R06AB03
PubChem 21855
Chemical data
Formula C20H24N2 
Mol. mass 292.418 g/mol
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

Overview

Dimetindene is an antipruritic antihistamine, characterized by relatively small size and rapid onset.

Indications

Dimetindene is indicated as symptomatic treatment of allergic reactions including upper respiratory tract, food and drug, urticaria, and pruritus (except cholestasis). It may used to treat insect stings and eruptive skin diseases such as chicken pox.

Side effects

  • drowsiness
  • gastrointestinal disturbances
    • nausea
  • dryness of throat and mouth
  • vertigo
  • headaches

Also reported

  • impotency
  • oedema
  • cutaneous eruptions
  • muscle spasms
  • respiratory disturbances



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