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Allegra Allergy Hives

Active Ingredient(s): Fexofenadine Hydrochloride
FDA Approved: January 24, 2011
Pharm Company: SANOFI AVENTIS US
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 hay fever, allergy symptoms, and urticaria.[2] It was developed as a successor of and alternative to terfenadine (trade names include Triludan and Seldane), an antihistamine that caused QT interval prolongation, potentially leading to cardiac arrhythmia. Fexofenadine, like other second- and third-generation antihistamines, does not...

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When the "cure" is the cause
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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