DELORTA 5 MG TABLET

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Delorta Tablet
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET is used in the treatment of allergy symptoms.
Delorta Tablet side effects
Common
  • Sleepiness
How to use Delorta 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. DELORTA 5 MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Delorta Tablet works
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET is an antihistaminic medication. It treats allergy symptoms such as such as itching, swelling, and rashes by blocking the effects of a chemical messenger (histamine) in the body.
Delorta Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Because of its low milk levels and lack of sleepiness, use of DELORTA 5 MG TABLET would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Driving
SAFE
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of DELORTA 5 MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of DELORTA 5 MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
What if you miss a dose of Delorta Tablet?
If you miss a dose of DELORTA 5 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.
DELORTA 5 MG TABLET
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Expert Advice

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  • Your doctor has prescribed DELORTA 5 MG TABLET to help relieve allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes.
  • It's much less likely to make you feel sleepy than other similar medications.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as it can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking this medication as it may cause increased sleepiness.
  • Stop taking DELORTA 5 MG TABLET at least three days before taking an allergy test as it can affect the test results.

Interaction with Drugs

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

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FAQs

Q. Is desloratadine a steroid/ decongestant/ an antihistamine?
Desloratadine belongs to class of drugs called antihistamines. It is not a decongestant or a steroid
Q. Does desloratadine cause drowsiness/ weight gain/ high blood pressure/ raise blood pressure?
Desloratadine is not known to cause drowsiness/ weight gain/ high blood pressure/ raise blood pressure. However, consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.
Q. Is desloratadine the same as loratadine/ Is desloratadine better than loratadine?
Desloratadine is the major metabolite of loratadine and the two drugs are similar in safety and effectiveness
Q. Is desloratadine over the counter?
Desloratadine is not an over the counter medicine. It is sold only upon a prescription by a registered medical practitioner
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.
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