Medicine : Allegra (60mg)

Name:Allegra (60mg)
Manufacturer:Sanofi India Ltd (aventis)
Generic Use:Fexofenadine
Composition:Fexofenadine(60 Mg)
Substitutes:fexon (60mg) , altiva (60mg) , fexidine dt(60mg) , altiva (60ml) , ultigra (60ml) , allegra (60mg)

Generic ( Fexofenadine )

Typical use Of Fexofenadine :To Relieve The Symptoms Of Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis (hay Fever) Such As Sneezing, Itchy, Runny Or Blocked Nose And Itchy, Red And Watery Eyes.
Mechanism of action of Fexofenadine :Fexofenadine Works By Preventing The Release Of Histamine, A Substance That Plays A Major Role In Many Allergic Reactions By Dilating Blood Vessels And Making The Vessel Walls Abnormally Permeable. Fexofenadine Act Against Histamine, Thereby Blocking Allergic Reactions Such As Nasal Congestion.
Drug Interaction of Fexofenadine :Indigestion Remedies (antacids) Containing Aluminium And Magnesium Hydroxide Decrease The Absorption Of Fexofenadine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Fexofenadine :Common Side Effects Include Headache, Drowsiness, Urge To Vomit, Dizziness And Serious Allergic Reaction Such As Swelling Of The Face, Lips, Tongue Or Throat And Difficulty In Breathing.


How Fexofenadine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Fexofenadine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Fexofenadine

No Studies Found