fexofenadine


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fex·o·fen·a·dine

 (fĕk′sə-fĕn′ə-dēn′)
n.
A nonsedating antihistamine, C32H39NO4, used in its chloride form to treat allergic rhinitis and allergic skin disorders.

[Alteration of carboxyterfenadine (perhaps influenced by phenyl) : carboxy- + terfenadine, an antihistamine (ter(tiary) + alteration of phen(yl) + alteration of (piper)idine).]
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fexofenadine

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Reddy's OTC Fexofenadine HCl 60 mg and Pseudoephedrine HCl 120 mg Extended-Release Tablets, USP, are used for temporary relief of symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies that include runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; itching of the nose or throat; for temporary relief of nasal congestion due to the common cold, hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies; to reduce swelling of nasal passages; for temporary relief of sinus congestion and pressure; and to temporarily restore freer breathing through the nose
We studied the antiallergic effect of the new combined aerodisperse system for intranasal administration (nasal spray), based on the main active ingredients: fexofenadine hydrochloride and ammonium glycyrrhizinate.
Although fexofenadine is devoid of CNS effects, many other second-generation [H.sub.1]-antihistamines still penetrate the brain to a small extent where they have the potential to cause some degree of drowsiness or somnolence, and particularly when used at the higher doses.
Combination therapy of fexofenadine and montelukast is effective in prurigo nodularis and pemphigoid nodularis.
Reddy's Laboratories Ltd., 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.
On the morning of day 1 the volunteers took a single dose of 60 mg of fexofenadine. Beginning on day 2, they received the danshen extract (1 g, three times a day) for 10 days.
The literature is still poor in analytical assay methods based on kinetics for the determination of fexofenadine in dosage forms.
His preferred histamine-1 / histamine-2 blocker is fexofenadine because it doesn't cross the blood-brain barrier at all.
His preferred histamine-1 /histamine-2 blocker is fexofenadine because it doesn't cross the blood-brain barrier.
These agents are used for allergic rhinitis, sinusitis, seasonal allergic rhinitis, and chronic idiopathic urticaria, The three OTC agents in this class also can be divided into two subgroups: piperazines (cetirizine) and piperidines (fexofenadine and loratadine).
The scientists tested different carbons for removal of certain pharmaceuticals including ciprofloxacin, paracetamol, fexofenadine, lisinoprril, diphenhydramine and chloropheneramine maleate from aquatic solutions.