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Avrax 25 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Avrax Tablet

Avrax 25 mg Tablet is used for treatment of anxiety and symptoms of alcohol withdrawal in adults. It is also used to relieve the itching caused by allergies and to control the nausea and vomiting caused by various conditions, including motion sickness in adults and children.
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Avrax Tablet side effects

Common
  • Sedation
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach upset
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Loss of appetite

How to use Avrax Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Avrax 25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Avrax Tablet works

Avrax 25 mg Tablet is an antihistaminic medication. In allergy, it works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (histamine). This relieves allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes. In short-term anxiety, it works by decreasing the activity in brain, thereby helping you feel relaxed/sleepy.

Avrax Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Avrax 25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Avrax 25 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Larger doses or prolonged use of Avrax 25 mg Tablet may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
Driving
Avrax 25 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Avrax 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Avrax 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Avrax 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Avrax 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Avrax Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Avrax 25 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Avrax 25 mg Tablet
₹2.5/Tablet
Atarax 25mg Tablet
Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
₹3.93/Tablet
57% costlier
Hicope 25 Tablet
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹3.3/Tablet
32% costlier
Prugo 25 Tablet
Oaknet Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹3.28/Tablet
31% costlier
Hynorax 25mg Tablet
Bennet Pharmaceuticals Limited
₹3.13/Tablet
25% costlier
Hizet 25mg Tablet
Talent India
₹2.67/Tablet
7% costlier

Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Avrax 25 mg Tablet to treat allergy symptoms such as such as itching, swelling, and rashes or relieve/treat mild anxiety.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a heart disease as Avrax 25 mg Tablet may increase the risk of heart problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • May decrease your alertness. Avoid driving or using machinery if this happens to you.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol when taking the Avrax 25 mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Avrax with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
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Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
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Brand(s): Histiwel, Histanil
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Brand(s): Psycopan, Anxionil
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Brand(s): Risure
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Brand(s): Panik
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Brand(s): Dizapam
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Brand(s): Konit
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Avrax

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1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
I m cocieved running 9 month n my date of issue is on first week of june.but i m having swelling on foot
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
Get your BP, serum proteins and kidney function test done. If all are fine then there is nothing to worry about.
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FAQs

Q. Is Avrax hydrochloride a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer /addictive?

Avrax is an antihistaminic drug and not a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer/ addictive. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q. Is Avrax a controlled substance/ over the counter (OTC)?

No, Avrax is not a controlled substance. It is available from a pharmacy on providing a doctor's prescription.
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