Content Details
Written By
PhD (Pharmacology), PGDPRA
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated on:
27 Jun 2019 | 06:48 PM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup


Overview

Uses of Histakind Syrup

Histakind Syrup side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Drowsiness
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness

How to use Histakind Syrup

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. Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup is to be taken empty stomach.

How Histakind Syrup works

Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup 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.

Histakind Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup 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
Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup 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 30 mg/5ml Syrup would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Driving
SAFE
Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup
Nexofex Syrup
Emenox Healthcare
₹1.5/ml of Syrup
29% costlier
Fexojoy Syrup
Beulah Biomedics Ltd
₹0.9/ml of Syrup
save 23%
Fexogard Syrup
Konkow Lab
₹1.48/ml of Syrup
27% costlier

Expert Advice

  • Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup 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.
  • 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 do not 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Histakind with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Arthrox
MODERATE
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
MODERATE
Brand(s): Risure
MODERATE
Brand(s): Dizapam
MODERATE
Brand(s): Psycopan, Anxionil
MODERATE
Brand(s): Histiwel, Histanil
MODERATE
Brand(s): Konit
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Histakind

arrow
My child 3 years old daughter has developed rashes .Our doctor said it can be due to insect bite.she showed allergic reaction to Ataraxia so we r put on levocetrizine 5ml twice a day along with deflazacort oral suspension 5ml twice for 5 days.rashes are not going completely with levocetrizine.but I don't want to use deflazacort because it is a steroid.please advice whether I should give or not
Dr. Rahul Yadav
Child Specialist
Hello, for short time giving steroids is not harmful. Please give it as per advice of the doctor.
Allergic skin conditions in leg
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
kindly send the Pictures of affected area.
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Histakind 30 mg/5ml Syrup?

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Can the use of Histakind cause sleepiness?

Yes, Histakind can make you feel sleepy. At the beginning of your treatment: do not drive, operate machinery, work at heights, or participate in potentially dangerous activities until you know how this medicine affects you.

Q. What should be avoided while taking Histakind?

Do not take it with any fruit juices (such as apple, orange, or grapefruit) as they might make the drug less effective. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Histakind. Drinking alcohol will increase the severity of drowsiness or sleepiness caused by Histakind.

Related Products

Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
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. 543-44.
  2. Drugs.com. Fexofenadine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Chaves RG, Lamounier JA. Breastfeeding and maternal medications. J Pediatr (Rio J). 2004;80(5 Suppl):S189-S198. [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
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
208, Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase III, New Delhi - 110020
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Histakind 30mg/5ml Syrup. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
Best Price
₹56
MRP70  Get 20% OFF
This price is valid only on the orders above ₹500
60 ml in 1 bottle
ADD TO CART

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
+91
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine and all labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Enjoy 20% off on allopathy medicines, up to 50% off on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mg
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.