Q. Does Veecet 10mg Tablet DT make you tired and drowsy?
Yes, Veecet 10mg Tablet DT can make you feel tired, sleepy and weak. If you have these symptoms, you should avoid driving or operating heavy machinery.
Q. Is Veecet 10mg Tablet DT a steroid? What is it used for?
Veecet 10mg Tablet DT is an anti-allergic medication, not a steroid. It relieves the symptoms of allergy. It is used to relieve runny nose, sneezing and redness, itching and watering of the eyes caused by hay fever or seasonal allergies. It also relieves similar symptoms caused due to allergies to substances, such as dust mites, animal dander and mold. It is also used to treat symptoms of hives, including itching and rash.
Q. How long does it take for Veecet 10mg Tablet DT to work?
You will notice an improvement within an hour of taking Veecet 10mg Tablet DT. However, it may take a little longer to notice the full benefits.
Q. Can I take Veecet 10mg Tablet DT and Fexofenadine together?
Sometimes the doctor may advise you to take two different antihistamines together if you are being treated for a severe itchy rash. If you are taking Veecet 10mg Tablet DT during daytime, your doctor may prescribe another antihistamine for the night which causes sleepiness, especially if the itch makes it difficult for you to sleep. Do not take two antihistamines together unless recommended by your doctor.
Q. For how long should I continue Veecet 10mg Tablet DT?
The duration for which the medicine needs to be taken depends on the problem being treated. If you are taking it for an insect bite, you may need it for a day or two. Similarly, if you are taking it to prevent symptoms of chronic allergic rhinitis (inflammation of nose) or chronic urticaria, you may need to take Veecet 10mg Tablet DT for a longer time. Talk to your doctor if you are unsure about the duration of using Veecet 10mg Tablet DT.
Q. Is it safe to take Veecet 10mg Tablet DT daily for a long time?
Veecet 10mg Tablet DT is safe if used as prescribed by your doctor. Moreover, it is unlikely to harm you if you take it for a long time. But, it is best to take Veecet 10mg Tablet DT for only as long as you need it.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 5th May 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.