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Fexohist 180 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Fexohist 180 mg Tablet

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₹10.74/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Fexohist Tablet

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Uses of Fexohist Tablet

Fexohist 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.
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Fexohist Tablet side effects

Common

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

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

How Fexohist Tablet works

Fexohist 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 Fexohist Tablet

Expert advice for Fexohist Tablet

  • Fexohist 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). It might make you more likely to get side effects.
  • It may make you feel sick. 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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Fexohist Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Fexohist Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Fexohist 180 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fexohist 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
Fexohist 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 Fexohist 180 mg Tablet would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Driving
SAFE
Fexohist 180 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Fexohist 180 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fexohist 180 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Fexohist 180 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fexohist 180 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Fexohist Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Fexofenadine

Fexohist is an antihistaminic drug. Fexohist 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 Fexohist 180mg is used for long term allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria) such as itching, swelling, and rashes. Please consult your doctor before taking Fexohist for any allergic reaction.
Fexohist is not a stimulant. It belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Fexohist better than cetirizine?
Both cetirizine and Fexohist 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 Fexohist at 12 hours postdose. Always consult your doctor regarding its use.
Urticaria, commonly known as hives can be acute or chronic. Fexohist 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.
Fexohist 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.
It is not recommended to use Fexohist for food allergy.
Fexohist 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.
It is not recommended to use Fexohist for the wasp sting.
It is not recommended to use Fexohist for bee sting.
Q. Can I take Fexohist for mosquito bites?
It is not recommended to use Fexohist for mosquito bites.
Fexohist can cause sleepiness as a side effect. However, Fexohist can also cause difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) and sleeping problems in some people. The effect of Fexohist on sleep is variable.
Fexohist is not reported to cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Fexohist.
Fexohist 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.
Yes, Fexohist does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Fexohist 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.
Fexohist is not known to raise blood sugar. Please consult your doctor if you have increased blood sugar after taking Fexohist.
Fexohist is not known to effect blood pressure. Please consult your doctor if you experience blood pressure changes after taking Fexohist.
Fexohist can cause difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) as a side effect. However, Fexohist can also cause sleepiness in some people. The effect of Fexohist on sleep is variable. Talk to your doctor in case you experience sleep problems while taking Fexohist.
Fexohist does not contain codeine. However, always check the label of a drug for the complete list of all ingredients in a medicine.
Fexohist hydrochloride has not shown to effect the contraceptive pill. However, please consult your doctor before taking Fexohist if you are already taking contraceptive pills.
Fexohist is not a steroid. Fexohist belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Fexohist better than cetirizine?
Fexohist and cetirizine belong to the same class of medicines known as antihistamines with similar action. However, Fexohist 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.
Fexohist is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Drowsiness is a common side effect of Fexohist. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive drowsiness after taking Fexohist.
Fexohist is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is a prescription medicine.
Fexohist is not a decongestant. Fexohist 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.
Fexohist is not an anticholinergic. Fexohist belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Fexohist is not a stimulant. Fexohist 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 Fexohist with cetirizine?
Fexohist 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 Fexohist with loratadine?
Loratadine will increase the level or effect of Fexohist by decreasing its metabolism (breakdown). Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Fexohist with omeprazole?
Fexohist 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 Fexohist with citalopram?
Fexohist 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 Fexohist with prednisone?
Fexohist 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 Fexohist with amoxicillin?
Fexohist 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.
Fexohist does not effect blood pressure. Always share your medical history with your doctor before taking any medicines.
Q. Can I take Fexohist with paracetamol?
Fexohist 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 Fexohist with ibuprofen?
Fexohist 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 Fexohist with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Fexohist with Fosaprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fosaprepitant: Fosaran, Fosaport
Fexohist with Aprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Aprepitant: Aprecap, Apriset
Fexohist with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Fexohist with Zafirlukast
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zafirlukast: Zuvair
Fexohist with Chlordiazepoxide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide
Fexohist with Diazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Peptica, Placidox, Shipam, Anxol, D P M, Paxum, Dizep, Juniz Rds
Fexohist with Hyoscyamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Hyoscyamine: Eupep
Fexohist with Azithromycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Azithromycin: Azla, Azitag, Maxithral, Azinova, Zithrocin, Azit, Zyloc, Nthrosin, Azilear, Rezim, Azrade, Bactiazi, Elderaze, Azilup, Laz, Aziwis, Unizith, Rti, Azimore, Azee, Azivista, Azlo, Azivent, Azibest, Morzit, Zady, Aziklin, Azithro, Azinol, Rozy, Azikem, Azitru, Remycine, Azileb, Azita, Aznee, Nazi, Azinix, Bio AZ, Azidep, Azirite, Zicin, Azibact, Zikem, Aziagio, Azad, Azithea, Threeomycin, A24, Azimacro, Aro, Aziclass, Uzazy, Azikaa, Azid, Zofacin, Trulimax, Azlupin, Uthral, Azigreat, Azi Faith, Azigold, Rizax, Ecothral, Cazithro, Azitex, Azitus XL, Azinkya, Izamed, Azicom, Azimed, Macrozin, Azipos, Azipeg, Aziforce, Azoo, Azipar, Azito, Azitab, Azicure, Rowezy, Azilac, Azax, Zithrokem, Azitrac, Azam, Azimount, Direkt, Servazith, Azimint, Azure, Azilin, Azest, Azinew, Azinext, Miomycin, Aziten, Aziway, Azitech, Azicox, Azindica, Aziber, Yash ZI, Zithro, Azisef, Azitin, Zarocin, Maazi, Zomycin, Azopil, Azithree, Azilide, Azigo, Karizma, Aziday, Zithrox, Azenas, Retramycin, Azcre, Pratham, Azoxyn, Vicon, Elzee, Azu OD, Zithcure, Xith, Azitop, Azibig, Azyric, Azifem, Azibiotic, Azifine, Aziline, Azilet, Azotis, Nanogram, Zitro, Zithium, Aziford, Azicid, Ertycin, Azeloc, Azimax, Myaz, Azirav, Zithree, Azycin, Azicrat, Ezecure, Qazi, Azisuper, Izabof, Zenmac, Aziwar, Azimon, Zohri, Azi Q, Azysafe, Azsuch, Azitras, Azirom, Nuazy, Myazi, Zitromycin, Deftolide, Ronin, Nazith, Prazith, Azitsa, Azitas, Azumin, Azforin, Azicin, Litazith, Flaag, Azmox, Zithromax, 3A, Azitive, Stfaz, Azilife, Azizen, Aziyug, Ortiza, AZ3, Zitis, Wiazi, Azomarc, Azimech, Azimist, Aziral, Aziset, Azro, Onazit, Gemycine, Stumz, Systhral, Azitus, AN 500, Azauk, Zylid, Aziruth, Azinix Sdp, Azimark, Azire, Azith, Azovid, Maczed, Azitec, Zizom, Avitla, Azikam, Azisara, Azispan, Azistar, Azyxin, Macroazi, Nodycin, Azidew, Verzit, Zybact, Actiz, Azm
Fexohist with Rifampicin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin
Fexohist with Clarithromycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Klarcid, Clarie, C Cin, Clarigard, Macrobid
Fexohist with Clobazam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Clobazam: Solzam, Clozop, Oresta, Adinep, Clobakem, Bazzy, Kivizam, Clobanil, Adobe, Lobachek, Zac, C Baz, Lobaz, Zep, Cloam, Epiba
Fexohist with Univestin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Univestin: Uniortho
Fexohist with Lorazepam
MODERATE
Fexohist with Etizolam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etezole, Etilax, Etirest, Etimark, Etizep, Etilaam, Solopose, Lam ET, Suprabenz, Sylkam, Etizoram, New Zomnia
Fexohist with Spiramycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin, Macromycin, Spiratox
Fexohist with Nitrazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Nira, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent, Nite, Nitrosun, Nitavan

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