HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET
MANKIND PHARMA PVT LTD
HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET belongs to a class of drugs called anti-histamine or anti-allergic. It contains fexofenadine, primarily used to treat various kinds of allergies. An allergy is an immune system response to foreign elements typically not harmful to your body. These foreign elements are known as ‘allergens.’ Allergic condition varies from person to person. Some might be allergic to certain foods and seasonal allergies like hay fever. At the same time, others might be allergic to pollen or pet dander.
HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET is known as a non-drowsy antihistamine. It's less likely to make you feel sleepy than some other antihistamines. However, some people still find it makes them feel quite sleepy, which is used to treat allergies as it blocks the effects of a chemical messenger known as histamine, which is naturally involved in allergic reactions. HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET is widely used to treat hay fever (an allergy caused by pollen or dust), conjunctivitis (red, itchy eye), eczema (dermatitis), hives (red, raised patches or dots), reactions to insect bites and stings and some food allergies.
You can take HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET with food or without food. It should be swallowed whole with a glass of water. Do not chew, bite, or break it. Your doctor will advise you how often you take your tablets based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience headache, nausea, or dizziness. Most of these side effects of HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.
You should not take HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET if you are allergic to fexofenadine, currently breast-feeding, or have severe kidney failure (creatinine clearance less than 10 ml/min), the problem of urinary retention and fructose intolerance. Do not give this medicine to children who are less than two years of age groups. Check with your doctor if you are taking midodrine to treat low blood pressure and ritonavir or lopinavir for HIV infection. Leave about 2 hours between the times that you take HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET and your indigestion remedies containing aluminium or magnesium
Allergic conditions such as hay fever (an allergy caused by pollen or dust), conjunctivitis (red, itchy eye), eczema (dermatitis), hives (red, raised patches or dots), reactions to insect bites and stings and some food allergies.
Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight
Like other medications, HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET also has certain side effects, but it is not mandatory for anyone to experience them. In certain cases, you may experience headache, dizziness, feeling sick (nausea), and diarrhoea. However, if the side effects are persistent or if you experience any other side effect continuously while taking HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET, reach out to your doctor. In rare cases, Besides this, If you experience any sudden wheeziness, tightness in the chest or throat, difficulty in breathing, swelling of the eyelids, face or lips, rash or itching (especially affecting your whole body) STOP TAKING your medicine and go to a doctor immediately.
Patients with a history of or ongoing cardiovascular disease should be warned that antihistamines as a medicine class, have been associated with the adverse reactions, tachycardia and palpitations. HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET isn't normally recommended during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Talk to your doctor about the benefits and possible harms of taking HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET while pregnancy and breastfeeding. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. It'll also depend on how many weeks pregnant you are and the reason you need to take HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET. Please inform your doctor if you have or had a kidney, liver diseases, or any severe illness, dose adjustment might be required; the doctor will do it depending upon your disease's condition.
Avoid alcohol consumption while taking HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET as it may cause increased drowsiness.
HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET should not be used during pregnancy unless clearly necessary. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor. It'll also depend on how many weeks pregnant you are and the reason you need to take HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET.
Caution should be exercised, it is advisable to consult a doctor before using it.
Drive only if you are physically stable and mentally focussed, If you experience drowsiness after taking HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET you should not drive or operate any machinery or vehicles.
HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.
HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.
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Depending upon the severity of allergic conditions due to allergens HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET can be safely taken daily until you get complete relief and as long as your doctor has advised you to take it.
Hay fever is an allergy caused due to outdoor or indoor allergens, such as pollen, dust mites, or tiny flecks of skin and saliva shed by cats, dogs, and other animals with fur or feathers (pet dander). It leads to cold-like symptoms (running nose, watery eyes).
HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET is known as a non-drowsy antihistamine. It's less likely to make you feel sleepy than some other antihistamine, however, in some people it may cause sleepiness and induce some drowsiness in the day. Hence you are recommended to take it in the night time in case you are experiencing excessive drowsiness in the day.
You should not take HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET if you have had an allergic reaction to HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET, food additives containing E218 or E216, intolerant to lactose or sorbitol, have liver or kidney failure, epilepsy (fits), difficulty in peeing. Tell your doctor that you are taking HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET and have booked an allergy test as it might affect the diagnostic result.
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET and skip the missed dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
It is best not to drink alcohol while you are taking HISTAFREE 180MG TABLET, as this will make you feel sleepy.
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