Loratadine meaning

lôr-ăt'ə-dēn'
A nonsedating antihistamine, C22 H23 ClN2 O2 , used to treat allergic rhinitis and other allergic disorders.
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A nonsedating antihistamine, C22 H23 ClN2 O2 , used to treat allergic rhinitis and other allergic disorders.
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Origin of loratadine

  • (ch)lor(o)– (az)atadine antihistamine from which it is derived (probably alteration of azo–) ((hep)ta–) (–(i)d(e)) (–ine)
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition