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Rupastar 10 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Rupastar Tablet

Rupastar Tablet side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness

How to use Rupastar 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. Rupastar 10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Rupastar Tablet works

Rupastar 10 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.

Rupastar Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rupastar 10 mg Tablet 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
No information is available on the use of Rupastar 10 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Rupastar 10 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Rupastar 10 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Because of the limited information, use of Rupastar 10 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with kidney disease.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Rupastar 10 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Because of the limited information, use of Rupastar 10 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Rupastar Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Rupastar 10 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Rupastar 10 mg Tablet to help relieve allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes.
  • As compared to other similar medications, it is much less likely to make you feel sleepy.
  • Be cautious while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as it can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking this medication as it may cause increased sleepiness.
  • Stop taking Rupastar 10 mg Tablet at least three days before taking an allergy test as it can affect the test results.

Interaction with Drugs

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

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Rupastar

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Allergic skin conditions in leg
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
kindly send the Pictures of affected area.
I had an angioplasty done 5months back and doctor has prescribed me to take ecosprin 10mg twice daily after the intial check up after 3 months. But since I had allergic reaction after a month, he has changed it to novostat cv 10mg twice daily. And after a week taking this medicine I am again getting this blood clot like patches in my skin and also has itching sensation. Sometimes I feel dizziness too. Is this normal or do I need to change medications again??Hi its been two days any update??
Dr. Nabajit Talukdar
Heart Specialist
Get your platelet count checked
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FAQs

Q. How does Rupastar work?

Rupastar blocks histamine action, which reduces allergy symptoms.

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Invision Medi Sciences Pvt. Ltd, New No.3, Old No.231, 12th Cross, Wilson Garden, Bangalore
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