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Loratadine (also known as Claritin) is a drug used to treat hay fever, urticaria and skin allergies. It is closely related to tryciclic antidepressants. It is distantly related to quetiapine.[1]

Loratadine was discovered in 1981. It was first sold in 1993.

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  1. Kay, G. G.; Harris, A. G. (1999). "Loratadine". Clinical and Experimental Allergy : Journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 29 Suppl 3. Wiley Online Library: 147–150. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2222.1999.0290s3147.x. PMID 10444229. S2CID 26012715. Retrieved Mar 23, 2016.