Molecule of the Day

Loratadine (No more stuffy head)

Loratadine is an antihistamine used for treatment of allergies. Its main distinguishing characteristic is that it is nonsedating, because the molecule minimally penetrates the barrier separating the brain from the bloodstream.



  1. #1 Arikia
    November 18, 2008

    <3 Loratadine, although Zyrtek has a cuter name and therefore a speedier placebo effect.

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