Cefed Tablet is used in the treatment of sneezing and runny nose due to allergies.
Cefed Tablet side effects
Side Effects of Cefed are Dryness in mouth, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Tiredness, Restlessness, Sleepiness.
How to use Cefed 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. Cefed Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Cefed Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Cetirizine and Pseudoephedrine which relieve sneezing and runny nose due to allergies. Cetirizine is an antiallergic which blocks the action of a chemical messenger (histamine) responsible for runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing temporary relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.
In Depth Information on Cefed Tablet
Cefed Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cefed Tablet
Cefed Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Cefed Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Cefed Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Cefed Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cefed Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Cefed Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Cefed Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Cefed Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.