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. Stemiz 5mg Suspension is to be taken empty stomach.
Inform your doctor if you have asthma (difficulty in breathing) or any other lung disease, decreased potassium level in blood, known heart diseases, urinary retention or an enlarged prostate, kidney and liver disorder and heart disease.
Inform your doctor if you are simultaneously receiving medicines for viral (including HIV), bacterial or fungal infection, malaria, depression, or sleeplessness.
Do not drive or operate machinery while on this drug as it may cause dizziness.
Do not consume alcohol when receiving astemizole as it may worsen the side effects.
Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to astemizole or any of its ingredients.
Do not consume this drug if you have heart rhythm disorders.
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Stemiz 5mg 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.
No information is available on the use of Stemiz 5mg Suspension during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Stemiz 5mg Suspension alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
There is limited information available on the use of Stemiz 5mg Suspension in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Stemiz 5mg Suspension in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.