FAQs ABOUT NOVAHIST SYRUP
How does NOVAHIST SYRUP work?
NOVAHIST SYRUP effectively works by blocking the action of a chemical called histamine which are naturally present in the body and are over produced during allergic reactions. This medicine reduces the elevated levels of histamine and thus relives the unpleasant symptoms of various allergic reactions in the body.
Can I take NOVAHIST SYRUP while breast feeding?
NOVAHIST SYRUP is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women as it may passes through the breast milk. Consult your doctor before taking NOVAHIST SYRUP if you are breast-feeding your child.
Is NOVAHIST SYRUP safe to use in patients kidney problems?
NOVAHIST SYRUP is not recommended for use in patients with severe kidney failure (creatinine clearance less than 10 ml/min). It should be used with caution in patients having other kidney problems. Your doctor may adjust the dose depending upon kidney function. Consult your doctor before taking NOVAHIST SYRUP.
What are the common side-effects of NOVAHIST SYRUP?
The most common side-effects of taking NOVAHIST SYRUP are tiredness, sleepiness, headache, dizziness, nausea, dry mouth, diarrhea and sore throat or rhinitis (mostly occurs in children). Consult your doctor if any of the side effect worsens or does not improve.
What is the best time to take NOVAHIST SYRUP?
NOVAHIST SYRUP can be taken at any time of the day. However, it may have sedative effects making you feel sleepy. If it happens, it is preferable to take it at night-time. Ask for your doctor’s advice.