What is fexofenadine 180 mg tablets used for?
Fexofenadine is an antihistamine used to relieve allergy symptoms such as watery eyes, runny nose, itching eyes/nose, sneezing, hives, and itching.
Is fexofenadine good for allergies?
Fexofenadine is an antihistamine used to relieve allergy symptoms such as watery eyes, runny nose, itching eyes/nose, sneezing, hives, and itching. It works by blocking a certain natural substance (histamine) that your body makes during an allergic reaction.
Is fexofenadine a good antihistamine?
Fexofenadine, even in dosages exceeding those recommended, does not cross the blood-brain barrier to any appreciable degree, which makes it one of the least sedating of all second-generation antihistamines. Fexofenadine is considered the antihistamine of choice for people in safety-critical jobs such as airline pilots.
What is the strongest hayfever medication?
Telfast, and other prescription-only antihistamine tablets, work in the same way as over-the-counter antihistamines, but are stronger and intended to help with more severe symptoms. You can request Telfast through our online service, without having to see a doctor face to face.
When to take Allegra?
Your Allegra medication can be taken at any time during the day. However, it should be taken at the same time each day to help maintain an even level of medicine in the blood. Do not take it more often than directed.
What is the standard dose of Allegra?
Adults and Children 12 Years and Over. For adults and children 12 years old and over with seasonal allergies, the recommended dosing is Allegra 12 Hour (60 mg) twice a day or Allegra 24 Hour (180 mg) once a day.
Is fexofenadine Allegra?
Allegra is the brand name of fexofenadine, an over-the-counter medication used to treat the signs and symptoms of allergies and hives. Allegra is in a class of medications known as antihistamines, which stop the effects of histamine , a substance in your body that causes allergic symptoms by blocking the histamine receptor known as the H1 receptor .
What is the generic name for Allegra?
Generic Name: Fexofenadine. Generic for Allegra* (Fexofenadine) is an antihistamine medication, which is prescribed to provide relief from the symptoms of seasonal allergy such as sneezing, runny nose, itchy throat, and red eyes. Besides, it is also prescribed for treating hives.