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Composition for WINAL


food interaction for WINAL

alcohol interaction for WINAL

pregnancy interaction for WINAL

lactation interaction for WINAL

It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Winal tablet at a fixed time.
Winal tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Winal tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Either animal studies have shown adverse effect on fetus and there are no human studies or studies in human and animals are not available. It should be given only if potential benefits justifies risk to the fetus. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.




Winal tablet is used to relieve symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, red, itchy and tearing eyes and rash caused due to allergy.

How it works

Winal tablet belongs to the class of medicines called antihistamines. It works by blocking the action of histamine, a chemical substance in the body that causes allergic symptoms.

Common side effects

Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Dizziness, Dry mouth, Pain during periods, Fatigue, Headache, Insomnia, Loss of appetite, Muscle pain, Sore throat, Stomach upset


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Expert advice for WINAL

  • Desloratadine may be taken with or without food
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery during desloratadine therapy as it may cause dizziness.
  • Do not give to patients allergic to desloratadine, loratadine or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not give to Children less than 2 years.

Frequently asked questions for WINAL


 Q. Is desloratadine the same as loratadine/ Is desloratadine better than loratadine?
Desloratadine is the major metabolite of loratadine and the two drugs are similar in safety and effectiveness.
Q. Is desloratadine a steroid/ decongestant/ an antihistamine?
Desloratadine belongs to class of drugs called antihistamines. It is not a decongestant or a steroid.
Q. Is desloratadine over the counter?
Desloratadine is not an over the counter medicine. It is sold only upon a prescription by a registered medical practitioner.
Q. Does desloratadine cause drowsiness/ weight gain/ high blood pressure/ raise blood pressure?
Desloratadine is not known to cause drowsiness/ weight gain/ high blood pressure/ raise blood pressure. However, consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.


Content on this page was last updated on 10 April, 2014, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)