OBO ID: CHEBI:291342
Term Name: desloratadine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 8-chloro-11-(piperidin-4-ylidene)-6,11-dihydro-5H-benzo[5,6]cyclohepta[1,2-b]pyridine
  • 8-Chloro-11-piperidin-4-ylidene-6,11-dihydro-5H-benzo[5,6]cyclohepta[1,2-b]pyridine
  • 8-chloro-6,11-dihydro-11-(4-piperidinylidene)-5H-benzo(5,6)cyclohepta(1,2-b)pyridine
  • descarboethoxyloratadine
  • DESLORATADINE
Definition: Loratadine in which the ethoxycarbonyl group attached to the piperidine ring is replaced by hydrogen. The major metabolite of loratidine, desloratadine is an antihistamine which is used for the symptomatic relief of allergic conditions including rhinitis and chronic urticaria. It does not readily enter the central nervous system, so does not cause drowsiness.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available