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Allegra Allergy Hives

Active Ingredient(s): Fexofenadine Hydrochloride
FDA Approved: January 24, 2011
Category: Allergies, Cough & Cold

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Fexofenadine (trade names Allegra, Fexidine, Telfast, Fastofen, Tilfur, Vifas, Telfexo, Allerfexo) is an antihistamine pharmaceutical drug used in the treatment of allergy symptoms, such as hay fever, nasal congestion, and urticaria.[3] It is often said to be a third-generation antihistamine, which means that its effect are limited to the periphery, that is, outside the brain and spinal cord, which is where most antihistamines mediate their sedating effects, hence fexofenadine produces minima...

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After two years of hives, facial swelling, inflammation and weight gain, I am cautiously optimistic that I have discovered what has caused the hives. Its been two years of steroid treatments, humiliating hives, pain and major swelling. (Stress also makes the vicious cycle spin). I went to multiple doctors, (Derm, General, Rhuemotologist, OBGYN - hormones?, and three different allergists). had extensive allergy testing. The results indicated that I was "allergic" to wheat, corn, eggs, mushrooms, almonds etc. I drastically changed my diet to eat only vegetables, fruits, meat proteins and some rice. Even with exercise I was still gaming weight. During this time I was "treating" my hives and allergic response with "Allegra". I thought it was the wonder drug. I was al...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Fexofenadine Hydrochloride
  • Capsule: 60mg
  • Suspension: 30mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 180mg, 30mg, 60mg
  • Tablet, Orally Disintegrating: 30mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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