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Ternadin Brand names, Ternadin Analogs

Ternadin Brand Names Mixture

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Ternadin Chemical_Formula


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Ternadin msds (material safety sheet)

Ternadin Synthesis Reference

A. A. Carr, C. R. Kinsolving, U.S. Pat. 3,878,217 (1975)

Ternadin Molecular Weight

471.673 g/mol

Ternadin Melting Point


Ternadin H2O Solubility

10 mg/L

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Ternadin Dosage Forms

Oral tablets

Ternadin Indication

For the treatment of allergic rhinitis, hay fever, and allergic skin disorders.

Ternadin Pharmacology

Terfenadine, an H1-receptor antagonist antihistamine, is similar in structure to astemizole and haloperidol, a butyrophenone antipsychotic. The active metabolite of terfenadine is fexofenadine.

Ternadin Absorption

On the basis of a mass balance study using 14C labeled terfenadine the oral absorption of terfenadine was estimated to be at least 70%

Ternadin side effects and Toxicity

Mild (e.g., headache, nausea, confusion), but adverse cardiac events including cardiac arrest, ventricular arrhythmias including torsades de pointes and QT prolongation have been reported. LD50=mg/kg (orally in mice)

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Ternadin Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals