one of India's largest drug makers, has launched an O-T-C fexofenadine
hydrochloride 60 mg and pseudoephedrine hydrochloride 120 mg extended-release tablets, a bioequivalent of Allegra-D 12 Hour Allergy and Congestion.
Reddy's Laboratories, an integrated global pharmaceutical company, has introduced its over-the-counter Fexofenadine
Hydrochloride and Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride Extended Release Tablets 60 mg/120 mg, a bioequivalent generic version of Allegra-D 12 Hour Allergy & Congestion, in the United States, it was reported on Friday.
His preferred histamine-1 / histamine-2 blocker is fexofenadine
because it doesn't cross the blood-brain barrier at all.
Fluticasone furoate nasal spray is more effective than fexofenadine
for nighttime symptoms of seasonal allergy.
(Allegra) is the only antihistamine that doesn't permeate the blood-brain barrier and therefore cannot bind to CNS [histamine.
There is lower potential for side effects--including sedation and cardiac arrhythmias--with fexofenadine
as a third-generation [H.
They took either a Butterbur extract standardized to eight mg of petasine, three times a day, or one tablet of the allergy drug fexofenadine
(Allegra)--a prescription antihistamine.
Research: A prospective, randomized, double-blind, parallel group comparison study of butterbur extract (Ze 339; 8 mg total petasine; one tablet thrice-daily), fexofenadine
(Telfast 180, one tablet once-daily) and placebo was conducted in 330 patients.
is indicated for use in children aged 6 years and older, loratadine for children 2 years or older, cetirizine for children 6 months and older, and azelastine for children 5 years and older.
1 percent, (b) taking the popular prescription antihistamine, fexofenadine
(Allegra), or (c) taking a placebo.
Testing the in-vitro action of grapefruit juice on the absorption of a variety of drugs that included cyclosporine, vinblastine, losartan, digoxin, and fexofenadine
, the investigators discovered that the juice reduced absorption of all.