FAQs ABOUT ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION
Q: What is ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION and why is it given?
A: ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION contains fexofenadine, which is an antihistamine agent, used in children to provide relief from symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis in children (aged 2 to 11 years) which is also used to treat uncomplicated skin manifestations of chronic idiopathic urticaria in affected children (aged 6 months to 11 years).
Q: What common side effects are seen with ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION?
A: The most common side effects of taking ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION are headache, back pain, dizziness, stomach discomfort, pain in extremity, fever, middle ear infection, and vomiting. Contact child’s physician if the symptoms worsen over the period of time.
Q: Does ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION causes headache?
A: Yes, ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION can cause headache in your child. To manage this effect, apply hot or cold-water bag on your child’s head. Advise your child to take rest in a quiet room. Massage child’s scalp or head with mild pressure for relieving effect. Consult child’s doctor if the symptom does not improve.
Q: Can ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION be used in children with kidney problems?
A: ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION should be used with caution in children having kidney problems such as decreased kidney function. Doctor may adjust the dose depending upon kidney function. Consult child’s doctor before giving ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION to your child.
Q: What precautions should I follow while giving ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION to my child?
A: Avoid giving fruit juices (such as grapefruit, orange and apple juice) to your child while taking ALGROT 30MG SUSPENSION since it may reduce the effect of this medicine. Inform child’s doctor about previous allergy, medical and medication history to avoid unusual interactions or problems in your child.