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Adverse reactions to antihistamines are common

Toxicity can occur with second-generation antihistamines. The main toxicity relates to skin eruptions and central nervous system problems as reported in a study published Online First 18 April 2016 in the Archives of Disease in Childhood. Skin eruptions, headache and somnolence were the most frequently reported ADRs Serious ADRs included one death (malignant neuroleptic syndrome), …

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