Which medications in the drug class Antihistamines are used in the treatment of Mastocytosis?

Updated: Jun 07, 2018
  • Author: Jacquiline Habashy, DO, MSc; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Antihistamines

Antihistamines relieve pruritus and flushing.

Hydroxyzine (Atarax, Atozine, Vistaril)

Hydroxyzine antagonizes H1 receptors in the periphery. It may suppress histamine activity in the subcortical region of the CNS.


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