Red-flagging antihistamines

Brink, Susan; Flynn, Mary Kathleen
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/30/94, Vol. 116 Issue 21, p67
Discusses a study on antihistamines published in the `Journal of the National Cancer Institute.' Researchers at the Manitoba Institute of Cell Biology report that when mice with cancerous tumors were injected with various antihistamines, the tumors grew faster than in mice that didn't get the drugs. How study raised the possibility that drugs should be tested for their ability to stimulate cancer as well as cause it.


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