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Fegra 180 mg Tablet

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Composition for Fegra 180 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Fegra 180 mg Tablet

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MRP
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₹10.08/Tablet
6 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Fegra Tablet

Uses of Fegra Tablet

Fegra 180 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of allergy symptoms. It is used to relieve the symptoms that occur with seasonal allergic rhinitis such as sneezing, itchy, runny or blocked nose and itchy, red and watery eyes.

Fegra Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Fegra are Headache, Drowsiness, Nausea, Dizziness.

How to use Fegra 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. Fegra 180 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Fegra Tablet works

Fegra 180 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.

In Depth Information on Fegra Tablet

Expert advice for Fegra Tablet

  • Fegra 180 mg Tablet helps with the symptoms of allergies such as itching, redness, and rashes.
  • It is less likely to make you feel sleepy than some other similar medicines.
  • It works best when taken regularly, even before symptoms appear.
  • Do not take it with any fruit juices (such as apple, orange, or grapefruit) as they might make the drug less effective.
  • It may cause nausea. Stick to simple meals and don't eat rich or spicy food.
  • Avoid using antacids within 30 minutes before or after taking this medicine. It can make it harder for your body to absorb this medication.
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Fegra Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Fegra Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Fegra 180 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fegra 180 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
Fegra 180 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 low milk levels and lack of sleepiness, use of Fegra 180 mg Tablet would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Driving
SAFE
Fegra 180 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Fegra 180 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fegra 180 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Fegra 180 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fegra 180 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Fegra Tablet

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Q. Can I take Fegra for an allergic reaction?
Fegra is an antihistaminic drug. Fegra is used to treat the symptoms of hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinitis) such as sneezing, itchy and runny nose and red, itchy and watery eyes and Fegra 180mg is used for long term allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria) such as itching, swelling, and rashes. Please consult your doctor before taking Fegra for any allergic reaction.
Q. Is Fegra a stimulant?
Fegra is not a stimulant. It belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Fegra better than cetirizine?
Both cetirizine and Fegra are antihistamines. Both medications work well for the treatment of seasonal hay fever and urticaria, but their effect may vary upon individual response. Cetirizine has shown to produce greater relief of seasonal allergic rhinitis symptoms than Fegra at 12 hours postdose. Always consult your doctor regarding its use.
Q. Can I take Fegra for hives (urticaria)?
Urticaria, commonly known as hives can be acute or chronic. Fegra 180mg is used to relieve symptoms like itching, swelling, and rashes that occur with long term allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria). Talk to your doctor for the treatment of hives.
Q. Can I take Fegra for itchy skin?
Fegra is used to relieve symptoms like itching, swelling, and rashes that occur with long term allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria). If you are suffering from itchy skin, please consult your doctor before taking any medicines as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Q. Can I take Fegra for food allergy?
It is not recommended to use Fegra for food allergy.
Q. Can I take Fegra for a rash?
Fegra is used to relieve itching, swelling, and rashes that occur with long term allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria). If you are suffering from itchy skin, please consult your doctor before taking any medicines as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Q. Can I take Fegra for wasp sting?
It is not recommended to use Fegra for the wasp sting.
Q. Can I take Fegra for a bee sting?
It is not recommended to use Fegra for bee sting.
Q. Can I take Fegra for mosquito bites?
It is not recommended to use Fegra for mosquito bites.
Q. Does Fegra keep you awake?
Fegra can cause sleepiness as a side effect. However, Fegra can also cause difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) and sleeping problems in some people. The effect of Fegra on sleep is variable.
Q. Does Fegra cause weight gain?
Fegra is not reported to cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Fegra.
Q. Does Fegra stop itching?
Fegra can help to stop itching associated with hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinitis) and long term allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria). Please consult your doctor before taking any medicine for itching as it may require a proper diagnosis of the underlying disease and treatment.
Q. Does Fegra expire?
Yes, Fegra does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Q. Does Fegra cause dementia?
Fegra is not known to cause dementia. Please consult your doctor if you have any signs and symptoms of dementia as it would require proper diagnosis and management.
Q. Does Fegra raise blood sugar?
Fegra is not known to raise blood sugar. Please consult your doctor if you have increased blood sugar after taking Fegra.
Q. Does Fegra effect blood pressure?
Fegra is not known to effect blood pressure. Please consult your doctor if you experience blood pressure changes after taking Fegra.
Q. Does Fegra cause insomnia?
Fegra can cause difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) as a side effect. However, Fegra can also cause sleepiness in some people. The effect of Fegra on sleep is variable. Talk to your doctor in case you experience sleep problems while taking Fegra.
Q. Does Fegra contain codeine?
Fegra does not contain codeine. However, always check the label of a drug for the complete list of all ingredients in a medicine.
Q. Does Fegra effect the contraceptive pill (birth control pill)?
Fegra hydrochloride has not shown to effect the contraceptive pill. However, please consult your doctor before taking Fegra if you are already taking contraceptive pills.
Q. Is Fegra a steroid?
Fegra is not a steroid. Fegra belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Fegra better than cetirizine?
Fegra and cetirizine belong to the same class of medicines known as antihistamines with similar action. However, Fegra is non-sedative while cetirizine does cause some sedation. Also, their effect may vary upon individual response. Always follow doctor's advice regarding its use.
Q. Is Fegra safe?
Fegra is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Fegra make you feel drowsy?
Drowsiness is a common side effect of Fegra. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive drowsiness after taking Fegra.
Q. Is Fegra over the counter?
Fegra is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is a prescription medicine.
Q. Is Fegra a decongestant?
Fegra is not a decongestant. Fegra belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines and is used to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis and allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria). Decongestants are medicines that relieve congestion by reducing swelling, inflammation and mucus formation in the nose making it easier for a person to breathe. Their main action is activation of alpha-adrenergic receptors which vasoconstricts (narrows) blood vessels. Examples of decongestants are pseudoephedrine and phenylephrine.
Q. Is Fegra anticholinergic?
Fegra is not an anticholinergic. Fegra belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Fegra a stimulant?
Fegra is not a stimulant. Fegra belongs to a group of medcines known as antihistamines and is used to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis and allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria).
Q. Can I take Fegra with cetirizine?
Fegra and cetirizine both belong to the same group of medicines known as antihistamines with similar action. Although there are no reported drug interactions, please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Fegra with loratadine?
Loratadine will increase the level or effect of Fegra by decreasing its metabolism (breakdown). Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Fegra with omeprazole?
Fegra can be taken with omeprazole. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Fegra with citalopram?
Fegra can be taken with citalopram. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Fegra with prednisone?
Fegra can be taken with prednisone. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Fegra with amoxicillin?
Fegra can be taken with amoxicillin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Fegra while having high blood pressure?
Fegra does not effect blood pressure. Always share your medical history with your doctor before taking any medicines.
Q. Can I take Fegra with paracetamol?
Fegra can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Fegra with ibuprofen?
Fegra can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

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Taking Fegra with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Fegra with Fosaprepitant
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Fegra with Zafirlukast
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Medicines with composition Zafirlukast: Zuvair
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Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Fegra with Univestin
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Medicines with composition Univestin: Uniortho
Fegra with Rifampicin
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Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom, Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin
Fegra with Hyoscyamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Hyoscyamine: Eupep
Fegra with Nitrazepam
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Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Konit, Zipam, Enzed, Nitrosh, Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent
Fegra with Chlordiazepoxide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Equblam, Zepox, Raipox, Equiliser, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel
Fegra with Diazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Dizapam, Zeopse, Karpam, Osopose, Peptica, Placidox, Anxol, D P M
Fegra with Clobazam
MODERATE
Fegra with Lorazepam
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Fegra with Spiramycin
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Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin, Macromycin, Spiratox
Fegra with Etizolam
MODERATE
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