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AZELASTINE
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Azelastine profile
Effectiveness
Application
Tolerability
Poll
Product advantages
Forms of administration
Dosage
When oral antihistamines have failed
Areas of application
Guidelines
 

Effectiveness

  • diminishes all symptoms of rhinitis (hay fever) and conjunctivitis
  • takes effect within minutes
  • reduces mucus secretion, itchiness, and swelling of the nasal mucus membranes
  • has an anti-inflammatory effect (reduces the release of messenger substances such as histamines, prostaglandins, and leucotriens)
  • has an anti-allergic effect (reduces the production of immune globulin E)
  • is anti-inflammatory, stabilizes mast cells
  • remains effective for up to 12 hours
  • effective with a broader spectrum of symptoms than other antihistamines
  • Azelastine nasal spray and eyedrops work more quickly and more effectively than oral antihistamines (tablets)
  • works faster than corticosteroids
  • reduces hay fever symptoms just as well as corticosteroids
  • Azelastine nasal spray and eyedrops also effective with patients whose symptoms cannot be alleviated with oral antihistamines (tablet form)
  • The combination of the nasal Azelastine spray with Fluticasone nasal spray can significantly improve the therapeutic success of patients suffering from intermediate to severe hay fever symptoms