Terfed 60mg Tablet

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Composition for Terfed 60mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Terfed Tablet

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Uses of Terfed Tablet

Terfed 60mg Tablet is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Terfed Tablet

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Terfed 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Terfed 60mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Terfed Tablet works

Terfed 60mg tablet 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 Terfed Tablet

Expert advice for Terfed Tablet

• 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 Terfed 60mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Terfed 60mg Tablet 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
Terfed 60mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactat
ion. 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
Terfed 60mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Terfed
60mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Terfed
60mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Nixitral 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet

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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Terfed 60mg Tablet

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

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