Azelastine

  • active ingredient name: Azelastine hydrochloride
  • is a modern, H1-blocker antihistamine
  • is used for the treatment of hay fever (seasonal allergic hay fever, perennial hay fever, vasomotoric rhinitis* and the accompanying conjunctivitis
  • works locally instead of orally
  • is a first-line treatment for seasonal and perennial hay fever
  • is available as a nasal spray, eyedrops, and in tablet form in some countries
  • is recommended for adults and children (ages 6 and up)
  • is a development by pharmaceuticals specialist MEDA

*In Portugal, USA and the Netherlands