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Fexofenadine is classified as a second-generation antihistamine because it is less able to pass the blood—brain barrier and cause sedation, compared to first-generation antihistamines. It was patented in and came into medical use in Fexofenadine is used for relief from physical symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis and for treatment of chronic urticaria. The most common side effect demonstrated in adults was headache, but some also experienced back and muscle pain, miosis or pinpoint pupils, nausea, drowsiness, and menstrual cramps. There have also been rare reports of anxiety and insomnia. The most common side effects demonstrated during clinical trials were cough , upper respiratory tract infection , fever , and otitis media for children ages 6 to 11 and fatigue for children ages 6 months to 5 years.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Purpose Antihistamine. Uses temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies: runny nose itchy, watery eyes sneezing itching of the nose or throat. Warnings Do not use if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients. Ask a doctor before use if you have kidney disease.
Other Information: Do not use if printed foil under cap is broken or missing. Store at degrees F degrees C. Protect from excessive moisture. Misc: 3 month supply. Relief of: sneezing; runny nose; itchy, watery eyes; itchy nose or throat. Compare to Allegra allergy active ingredient This product is not manufactured of distributed by Chattem, Inc. Our pharmacist recommend.
Estimated Delivery: Saturday, 31st August if ordered with in the next 8h 3m 6s. What is fexofenadine? Fexofenadine is an anti-histamine used to treat symptoms associated with hay fever and allergy.
Health Concern: Allergy. Active Ingredients: Fexofenadine HCl mg. Active Ingredient Name: Fexofenadine. Dosage: Directions. Adults and children 12 years of age and over - take one mg tablet with water once a day; do not take more than 1 tablet in 24 hours.
Fexofenadine is called a non-drowsy antihistamine; however, it can still cause drowsiness in a few people. Make sure your reactions are normal before you drive and before you use tools or machines. Do not take indigestion remedies during the two hours before or the two hours after you take a fexofenadine tablet. Exposure to pollen can cause your body to produce allergic symptoms, called hay fever. Cells in the linings of your nose and eyes release a chemical called histamine when they come into contact with pollen. Histamine causes inflammation rhinitis , which produces symptoms such as sneezing and a runny or blocked nose. It also causes red, watery and itchy eyes allergic conjunctivitis.
Medically reviewed by Drugs. Fexofenadine is an antihistamine that is used to treat the symptoms of seasonal allergies hay fever in adults and children. Fexofenadine is also used to treat skin itching and hives caused by a condition called chronic idiopathic urticaria in adults and children at least 6 years old. There are many brands and forms of fexofenadine available. Not all brands are listed on this leaflet.