Telfast

Telfast

fexofenadine

Manufacturer:

sanofi-aventis

Distributor:

DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fexofenadine HCl
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic relief of chronic idiopathic urticaria & allergic rhinitis including symptoms eg, sneezing, rhinorrhoea, itchy nose/palate/throat & watery red eyes.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn ≥12 yr 1 tab once daily.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Do not take w/ fruit juice.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Renal & hepatic impairment. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <2 yr (w/ seasonal allergic rhinitis) & <6 mth (w/ chronic idiopathic urticaria). Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, drowsiness, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, dysmenorrhea, back pain, stomach discomfort, diarrhea, rhinorrhea, cough, upper resp tract infection, pyrexia, otitis media.
Drug Interactions
Al & Mg hydroxide-containing antacids; erythromycin, ketoconazole, fruit juice.
ATC Classification
R06AX26 - fexofenadine ; Belongs to the class of other antihistamines for systemic use.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Telfast FC tab 180 mg
Packing/Price
50's
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