Pitolisant

Category: Narcolepsy



Pitolisant Overview

Pitolisant, sold under the brand name Wakix among others, is a medication for the treatment of excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in adults with narcolepsy.[1] It is a histamine 3 (H3) receptor antagonist/inverse agonist.[1] It represents the first commercially available medication in its class.[3] Pitolisant enhances the activity of histaminergic neurons in the brain that function to improve a person's wakefulness.[4] The most c...

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Pitolisant
  • Tablet: 17.8mg, 4.45mg
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Other drugs which contain Pitolisant or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

  • WAKIX Pitolisant Hydrochloride