Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Arbinoxa
  2. Carbihist
  3. Carboxine
  4. Histex CT
  5. Histex IE
  6. Histex PD
  7. Histuss PD
  8. Karbinal ER
  9. Mintex PD
  10. Palgic
  11. Pediatex
  12. Pediox


Carbinoxamine is used to treat symptoms of seasonal (short-term) or perennial (long-term) allergies, such as sneezing, runny nose, itching, watery eyes, hives, skin rash, itching, or wheezing. It is also used to treat symptoms of allergic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis caused by inhaled allergens and foods, or allergic skin reactions. This medicine is an antihistamine.

Carbinoxamine is used with epinephrine to treat severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis). It is also used to treat allergic reactions to blood or plasma.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution
  • Tablet
  • Suspension, Extended Release