Stemiz 5mg Suspension

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Zydus Cadila

Composition for Stemiz 5mg Suspension

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Medicine Overview of Stemiz Suspension

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Uses of Stemiz Suspension

Stemiz 5mg Suspension is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Stemiz Suspension

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Stemiz 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 Stemiz 5mg Suspension empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Stemiz Suspension works

Stemiz 5mg suspension blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Stemiz Suspension

Expert advice for Stemiz Suspension

  • 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Stemiz 5mg Suspension
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Stemiz 5mg Suspens
ion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Stemiz 5mg Suspension alters the abi
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Stemiz
5mg Suspension in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Stemiz
5mg Suspension in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Azivent 500mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg/5ml Suspension, Azifine 200mg/5ml Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Stemiz 5mg Suspension

Frequently asked questions for Astemizole

Stemiz is used for the treatment allergic conditions causing runny nose, redness and watering of eyes, skin rashes, and allergic reactions to drugs and food.

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