Tefdin Cream

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Psycormedies

Composition for Tefdin 1% w/w Cream

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Medicine Overview of Tefdin Cream

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Uses of Tefdin Cream

Tefdin Cream is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Tefdin Cream

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Tefdin Cream

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Tefdin Cream works

Tefdin cream is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Tefdin Cream

Expert advice for Tefdin Cream

• Tell your doctor if you have enlarged prostate or problems in urination. • You may regularly monitored for change in potassium levels in your blood as it terfenadine is known to lower the levels of potassium • Do not drive or operate machinery while taking terfenadine as it may cause dizziness. • Should not be given to patients allergic to terfenadine or any of its ingredients.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Tefdin Cream
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tefdin Cream 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
CAUTION
Tefdin Cream should be used with caution during lactation.
Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Tefdin Cream may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decr
ease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Tefdin
Cream in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Tefdin
Cream in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Terfenadine, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Tefdin 1% w/w Cream

Frequently asked questions for Terfenadine

Q. Why is terfenadine banned?
Terfenadine is banned because of the fatal side effects it may cause.
Q. Is terfenadine the same as fexofenadine?
Terfenadine and fexofenadine are drugs of same class and used for allergic conditions

Substitutes for Tefdin

No substitutes found for this medicine
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