Antihistamine vs Dexchlorpheniramine - What's the difference?

antihistamine | dexchlorpheniramine |


As nouns the difference between antihistamine and dexchlorpheniramine

is that antihistamine is a drug or substance that counteracts the effects of a histamine commonly used to alleviate the symptoms of hay fever and other allergies while dexchlorpheniramine is an antihistamine used to treat allergic conditions such as hay fever and urticaria.

antihistamine

Noun

(en noun)
  • A drug or substance that counteracts the effects of a histamine. Commonly used to alleviate the symptoms of hay fever and other allergies.
  • Hyponyms

    * See also

    dexchlorpheniramine

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia dexchlorpheniramine)
  • An antihistamine used to treat allergic conditions such as hay fever and urticaria.