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Histakind 120 mg Tablet

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Composition for Histakind 120 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Histakind 120 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Histakind Tablet

Uses of Histakind Tablet

Histakind 120 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.

Histakind Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Histakind 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. Histakind 120 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Histakind Tablet works

Histakind 120 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 Histakind Tablet

Expert advice for Histakind Tablet

  • Histakind 120 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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Histakind Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Histakind Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Histakind 120 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Histakind 120 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
Histakind 120 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 Histakind 120 mg Tablet would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Driving
SAFE
Histakind 120 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Histakind 120 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Histakind 120 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Histakind 120 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Histakind 120 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Histakind Tablet

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Q. Can I take Histakind for an allergic reaction?
Histakind is an antihistaminic drug. Histakind 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 Histakind 180mg is used for long term allergic skin reactions (chronic idiopathic urticaria) such as itching, swelling, and rashes. Please consult your doctor before taking Histakind for any allergic reaction.
Q. Is Histakind a stimulant?
Histakind is not a stimulant. It belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Histakind better than cetirizine?
Both cetirizine and Histakind 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 Histakind at 12 hours postdose. Always consult your doctor regarding its use.
Q. Can I take Histakind for hives (urticaria)?
Urticaria, commonly known as hives can be acute or chronic. Histakind 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 Histakind for itchy skin?
Histakind 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 Histakind for food allergy?
It is not recommended to use Histakind for food allergy.
Q. Can I take Histakind for a rash?
Histakind 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 Histakind for wasp sting?
It is not recommended to use Histakind for the wasp sting.
Q. Can I take Histakind for a bee sting?
It is not recommended to use Histakind for bee sting.
Q. Can I take Histakind for mosquito bites?
It is not recommended to use Histakind for mosquito bites.
Q. Does Histakind keep you awake?
Histakind can cause sleepiness as a side effect. However, Histakind can also cause difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) and sleeping problems in some people. The effect of Histakind on sleep is variable.
Q. Does Histakind cause weight gain?
Histakind is not reported to cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Histakind.
Q. Does Histakind stop itching?
Histakind 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 Histakind expire?
Yes, Histakind 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 Histakind cause dementia?
Histakind 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 Histakind raise blood sugar?
Histakind is not known to raise blood sugar. Please consult your doctor if you have increased blood sugar after taking Histakind.
Q. Does Histakind effect blood pressure?
Histakind is not known to effect blood pressure. Please consult your doctor if you experience blood pressure changes after taking Histakind.
Q. Does Histakind cause insomnia?
Histakind can cause difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) as a side effect. However, Histakind can also cause sleepiness in some people. The effect of Histakind on sleep is variable. Talk to your doctor in case you experience sleep problems while taking Histakind.
Q. Does Histakind contain codeine?
Histakind does not contain codeine. However, always check the label of a drug for the complete list of all ingredients in a medicine.
Q. Does Histakind effect the contraceptive pill (birth control pill)?
Histakind hydrochloride has not shown to effect the contraceptive pill. However, please consult your doctor before taking Histakind if you are already taking contraceptive pills.
Q. Is Histakind a steroid?
Histakind is not a steroid. Histakind belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Histakind better than cetirizine?
Histakind and cetirizine belong to the same class of medicines known as antihistamines with similar action. However, Histakind 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 Histakind safe?
Histakind is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Histakind make you feel drowsy?
Drowsiness is a common side effect of Histakind. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive drowsiness after taking Histakind.
Q. Is Histakind over the counter?
Histakind is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is a prescription medicine.
Q. Is Histakind a decongestant?
Histakind is not a decongestant. Histakind 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 Histakind anticholinergic?
Histakind is not an anticholinergic. Histakind belongs to a group of medicines known as antihistamines.
Q. Is Histakind a stimulant?
Histakind is not a stimulant. Histakind 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 Histakind with cetirizine?
Histakind 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 Histakind with loratadine?
Loratadine will increase the level or effect of Histakind by decreasing its metabolism (breakdown). Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Histakind with omeprazole?
Histakind 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 Histakind with citalopram?
Histakind 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 Histakind with prednisone?
Histakind 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 Histakind with amoxicillin?
Histakind 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 Histakind while having high blood pressure?
Histakind does not effect blood pressure. Always share your medical history with your doctor before taking any medicines.
Q. Can I take Histakind with paracetamol?
Histakind 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 Histakind with ibuprofen?
Histakind 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 Histakind with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Histakind with Nitrazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Konit
Histakind with Chlordiazepoxide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Equblam
Histakind with Diazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Dizapam
Histakind with Lorazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Lorazepam: Psycopan
Histakind with Clonazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Clonazepam: Panik
Histakind with Alprazolam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alprazolam: Eurolam, Tenzo, Indolam, Alzopam
Histakind with Roxithromycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Rin
Histakind with Betahistine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Betahistine: Histiwel
Histakind with Clobazam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Clobazam: Risure
Histakind with Erythromycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Erythromycin: Arthrox
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