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Dyl 5 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Dyl Tablet

Dyl Tablet side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness

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

How Dyl Tablet works

Dyl 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.

Dyl Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Dyl 5 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dyl 5 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, 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
Dyl 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 Dyl 5 mg Tablet would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Driving
SAFE
Dyl 5 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Dyl 5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dyl 5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Dyl 5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dyl 5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Dyl Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Dyl 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Dyl 5 mg Tablet to help relieve allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes.
  • As compared to other similar medications, it is much less likely to make you feel sleepy.
  • Be cautious 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 Dyl 5 mg Tablet at least three days before taking an allergy test as it can affect the test results.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Dyl 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, Alwel, Tenzo
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MODERATE
Brand(s): Dizapam
MODERATE
Brand(s): Konit
MODERATE
Brand(s): Panik
MODERATE
Brand(s): Histiwel, Histanil
MODERATE
Brand(s): Psycopan, Anxionil
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Dyl

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kindly send the Pictures of affected area.
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it might be an allergic or drug reaction. take tablet levocet 5mg 1 od for 5 days
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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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References
  1. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. pp. 374-75.
  2. Desloratadine. Whitehouse Station, New Jersey: Merck & Co., Inc.; 2001 [revised Apr. 2014]. [Accessed 1 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Chaves RG, Lamounier JA. Breastfeeding and maternal medications. Jornal de Pediatria. 2004;80(5):4-6. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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