Rupatadine, Wystamm*, H1 antihistamine
| Author : Pierre Allain
||Date : 2010-1-30
Rupatadine is a H1 antihistamine used for the treatment of allergic rhinitis and chronic idiopathic urticaria.
Rupatadine is metabolized by the CYP3A4, which is not without consequences for drug interactions. One of its metabolites is desloratadine, Aerius*
The SPC of rupatadine in French is here RCP Wystamm*.
According to the Spanish and Portuguese pharmacovigilance, rupatadine could induce disorders of the cardiac rhythm.
We indicate below the chemical formulas of rupatadine, loratadine and desloratadine, this last is the active product.
For more information, see H1 Antihistamines.