Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension

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Composition for Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension

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Primarily used for

Allergic rhinitis symptoms, Allergic skin conditions
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60 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Histafree Suspension

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Uses of Histafree Suspension

Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension is used in the treatment of allergic rhinitis symptoms and allergic skin conditions.
It treats allergic symptoms associated with seasonal allergies, urticaria, angioedema and atopic dermatitis.
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Side effects of Histafree Suspension

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Histafree Suspension

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Histafree Suspension works

Histafree 30mg/5ml suspension is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Histafree Suspension

Expert advice for Histafree Suspension

  • Do not take fexofenadine with any fruit juices (such as apple, orange, or grapefruit).
  • Take the disintegrating tablet on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal.
  • Avoid using antacids within 15 minutes before or after taking this medicine. It can make it harder for your body to absorb this medication.
  • Leave about 2 hours between the time that you take fexofenadine and your indigestion remedy.
  • There may be other drugs that can affect fexofenadine. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Tell your doctor about all medications you use.
  • Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking fexofenadine: if you have problems with your liver or kidneys, if you have or ever had heart disease, since this kind of medicine may lead to a fast or irregular heartbeat, if you are elderly.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension 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 Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
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Driving
SAFE
Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
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Liver
Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension is probably safe to use in pat
ients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Azivent 500mg Tablet, Azita 500mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg/5ml Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Histafree 30mg/5ml Suspension

Frequently asked questions for Fexofenadine

Histafree is an antihistaminic drug. Histafree 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 Histafree 180mg is used for long term allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria) such as itching, swelling, and rashes. Please consult your doctor before taking Histafree for any allergic reaction.
Histafree is not a stimulant. It belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Histafree better than cetirizine?
Both cetirizine and Histafree 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 Histafree at 12 hours postdose. Always consult your doctor regarding its use.
Urticaria, commonly known as hives can be acute or chronic. Histafree 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.
Histafree 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 Histafree for food allergy.
Histafree 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 Histafree for the wasp sting.
It is not recommended to use Histafree for bee sting.
Q. Can I take Histafree for mosquito bites?
It is not recommended to use Histafree for mosquito bites.
Histafree can cause sleepiness as a side effect. However, Histafree can also cause difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) and sleeping problems in some people. The effect of Histafree on sleep is variable.
Histafree is not reported to cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Histafree.
Histafree 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, Histafree does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Histafree 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.
Histafree is not known to raise blood sugar. Please consult your doctor if you have increased blood sugar after taking Histafree.
Histafree is not known to effect blood pressure. Please consult your doctor if you experience blood pressure changes after taking Histafree.
Histafree can cause difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) as a side effect. However, Histafree can also cause sleepiness in some people. The effect of Histafree on sleep is variable. Talk to your doctor in case you experience sleep problems while taking Histafree.
Histafree does not contain codeine. However, always check the label of a drug for the complete list of all ingredients in a medicine.
Histafree hydrochloride has not shown to effect the contraceptive pill. However, please consult your doctor before taking Histafree if you are already taking contraceptive pills.
Histafree is not a steroid. Histafree belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Histafree better than cetirizine?
Histafree and cetirizine belong to the same class of medicines known as antihistamines with similar action. However, Histafree 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.
Histafree is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Drowsiness is a common side effect of Histafree. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive drowsiness after taking Histafree.
Histafree is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is a prescription medicine.
Histafree is not a decongestant. Histafree 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.
Histafree is not an anticholinergic. Histafree belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Histafree is not a stimulant. Histafree 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 Histafree with cetirizine?
Histafree 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 Histafree with loratadine?
Loratadine will increase the level or effect of Histafree by decreasing its metabolism (breakdown). Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Histafree with omeprazole?
Histafree 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 Histafree with citalopram?
Histafree 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 Histafree with prednisone?
Histafree 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 Histafree with amoxicillin?
Histafree 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.
Histafree does not effect blood pressure. Always share your medical history with your doctor before taking any medicines.
Q. Can I take Histafree with paracetamol?
Histafree 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 Histafree with ibuprofen?
Histafree 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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