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Allegra

Active Ingredient(s): Fexofenadine
FDA Approved: July 25, 1996
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 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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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fexofenadine

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i use this tablet for sperm motility upto one month a year before from then onwards i got severe itching on my body when ever i start itching stikes takes place since one year iam taking medicine allegra 180mg and allermax for allergy but when i stop medicine it will again starts after two to three days. can any body suggest me what to do in blood test also found no allergy please help me.
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blue pill m753
Is this really generic for 60 mg of allegra. Pill is usually peach. ## Hello, Jan! How are you? Yes, this contains 60mgs of Fexofenadine, which is the generic for Allegra. The color doesn't actually mean anything, that is entirely up to the whit and whim of the manufacturer. Side effects to this medication may include nausea, dizziness, dry mouth and drowsiness. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 4 days ago.
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Side Effects of allegra m
Doctor suggested me allergrAa m daily one at night for 10 day for allergy. I think it effects to my sleep. I couldn't sleep full night. Does it effects of this pills. Should I continue ?
Updated 14 days ago.
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allegra d The Tan side
I have used Allegra D for many years when my allergies act up, but I have noticed that my body is not breaking down or digesting the tan side of the pill. To be exact the pill comes out just as it goes in (minus the white side). I have told my Dr. this but he has no idea why. When I use Allegra D it does seem to help the fluid build up in my ear, but I would like to know what part of the pill I am not getting and why? ## Hello, Stellie! How are you? You are getting all of the medication. That part of the tablet is time released, so the outside doesn't dissolve, after the medication is released, it is just expelled as waste. It's designed this way so the white part of the tablet releases immediately with a dose of the medications in order to get faster control of your symptoms, t...
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ebast m and allegra 120mg
im using allegra tablet for my allergy condition. some days before i had chest infection nd i went to a diffrent doctor . i told him im an allergy patient. along with the antibiotics for chest infection he prescribed ebast m tablets. i know ebast m tablets are also used for allergic conditions. i followed his medicine for 10 days. now ma chest infection is gone. but allergy is still there. can i continue my old medicine allergra 120? does using both the medicines which are meant for the same disease, one after the other cause any problems? ??! ## Hello, Tinku! How are you? It doesn't make much sense to take 2 medications to treat the same problem, in this case, especially if the one isn't working for you. It would probably be better to just go back to taking your Allegra, unless...
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what is the best indoor allergy pill for runny nose and red weepy eyes
Loratidine no longer works for me and my nose is always running. I'm allergic to dust and mold. occasionally I get sinus headaches but not all the time. ## Hello, Jeanne! How are you? Have you ever tried Allegra/Fexofenadine? It's very similar and also available over the counter. However, only your doctor can say wether or not it is safe for you. Side effects may include dizziness, drowsiness and dry mouth. ## Ask your doctor about Singulair, it is a prescription/nondrowsy allergy medication. Since your allergic response "cells" are most productive in the early morning hours, like midnight through 3 am,, it is best to take Singulair at 8 pm so the drug peaks at that time. Talk to your doctor, I've seen amazing results.
Updated 3 months ago.
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Does anyone have experience taking more than 180 mg. Allegra daily?
I am wondering if anyone has taken more than 180 mg. of Allegra daily and lived to tell about it! Just kidding about that last part. I have a particularly bad case of post nasal drip and I DO get some relief from the 180. However, I am considering trying half a tab (90 mg.) at night to get more relief. I KNOW what the recommendation is...I am just wondering. Has anyone tried it? ## Actually, if you're currently taking that much and still have post-nasal drip, then it's most likely time to try something else, rather than more of the Allegra. What other allergy medications have you tried? There are others on the market, some are available over the counter and some by prescription. Have you talked to your doctor about it? What are you allergic to? ## When it comes to prescription m...
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allegra d 12 HOUR
CAN THE MAIN INGREDIENTS BE SEPARATED ## Hi MIZTAZ, To my understanding, the active ingredients in Allegra D 12hr are not intended to be tampered with or separated. If you just want Fexofenadine on its own, normal Allegra may be what it is you're looking for. Pseudoephedrine is also available on its own, and is marketed under the brand name Sudafed/12 hr. Both options should be available OTC, but you may have to ask your pharmacist to get it for you if it's behind one of those locked glass doors. I hope this helps to answer your question!
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what is the difference between allegrq120 and allegra m
DR PRESCRIBED ALLEGRA-120 ALONG WITH RELENT FOR ALLERGIC RHINOSINUITIS WITH dnd,NOW HE HAS GIVEN ALLEGRA-M
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aventis allegra 180 mg #810
pink # 810 ## Can I take 810 Allegra during the day or nite
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Fexofenadine
  • 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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