Desogold 5mg Tablet

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Composition for Desogold 5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Allergic skin conditions, Nasal allergy symptoms
10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Desogold Tablet


Uses of Desogold Tablet

Desogold 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of allergic skin conditions and nasal allergy symptoms.

How to use Desogold 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. Desogold 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Desogold Tablet works

Desogold 5mg 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.

In Depth Information on Desogold Tablet

Expert advice for Desogold Tablet

  • Desloratadine may be taken with or without food
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery during desloratadine therapy as it may cause dizziness.
  • Do not give to patients allergic to desloratadine, loratadine or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not give to Children less than 2 years.
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Desogold Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Desogold Tablet
Desogold 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Desogold 5mg 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.
Desogold 5mg 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 Desogold 5mg Tablet would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Desogold 5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Desogold 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Desogold 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Desogold 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Desogold 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Alicin 200mg Suspension, Azivent 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Desloratadine, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Desogold Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Desloratadine

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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