FAQs ABOUT HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET
Q: What is HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET and why is it given?
A: HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET contains Fexofenadine which is an Antihistamine, used in adults and children (aged above 12 years) to provide relief from symptoms of hay fever or seasonal allergic rhinitis. It is also used to provide relief from symptoms associated with chronic idiopathic urticaria in adults and children (aged above 12 years), generally characterized by symptoms such as itching, swelling and rashes.
Q: Is HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET safe to be used in pregnant and breast-feeding women?
A: HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless clearly necessary which is also not recommended for use in breast feeding women. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Q: What side effects are seen with HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET?
A: Like all medicines, HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. The most common side effects of taking HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET are headache, drowsiness, dizziness and nausea. Contact and inform your doctor if the symptoms worsen.
Q: How HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET should be taken?
A: Take HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET as advised by your physician. Swallow this medicine and do not crush or chew the medicine. Correct dose and duration will be decided by your doctor depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Q: Does HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET causes dizziness?
A: Yes, HISTAFREE 120MG TABLET causes dizziness as it is the commonest side effect associated with the use of this medicine. If such side effects are experienced, then lie or sit down immediately when you feel dizzy. If you're feeling a severe episode of vertigo, lie in a dark and quite place with eyes closed. Talk to your doctor if the symptom does not improve.