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Altiva Susp 60ml

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By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
60ml Suspension in Bottle
MRP 51.96*
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Fexofenadine
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ALLERGIC

Medical Description

Altiva Suspension is a medicine used to provide relief from allergic conditions such as allergic rhinitis and hives (chronic idiopathic urticaria). It contains fexofenadine as an active ingredient. It...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Altiva Susp 60ml

Altiva Suspension is used to treat allergic conditions such as allergic rhinitis and hives (chronic idiopathic urticaria) in children.
contraindications

Contraindications of Altiva Susp 60ml

If your child is allergic to fexofenadine or any other ingredients of this medicine.
sideEffects

Side effects of Altiva Susp 60ml

  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Altiva Susp 60ml

otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your child has or has liver or kidney disease.
  • Your child is suffering from any heart disease.
  • Shake the Altiva Suspension bottle well, before each use.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Altiva Susp 60ml

How Does It Work?

Altiva Suspension blocks the release for natural substance histamine responsible for various allergic conditions. Thus, helps relieve symptoms of allergic conditions.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Altiva Susp 60ml

  • Take this medicine as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake well before use and read the label for any special instruction.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
  • Do not consume it directly from the bottle.
interactions

Interactions of Altiva Susp 60ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Altiva Suspension works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently giving or might give to your child to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially, if you are giving your child antimicrobial medicines such as ketoconazole and erythromycin to treat infections.
  • Acidity medicines should be given two hours before this medicine and not along with it

Interactions with food items

Consumption of grapefruit juice, apple juice or orange juice should be avoided while on this medicine, as it may decrease the effectiveness of this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Altiva Susp 60ml

  • Store it in a cool dry place. Protect it from moisture and direct sunlight.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Altiva Susp 60ml

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose includes dizziness, drowsiness and dry mouth. If you think you have given too much of this medicine to your child contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of this medicine, give it as soon as you remember to your child. If it's time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. D...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Mansi Savla

B.Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Does the Altiva Suspension cause drowsiness?

A: Yes, Altiva Suspension has drowsiness as its common side effect. However, not everyone gets it. Talk to your doctor if this side effect bothers you.

Q: What is Altiva Suspension used for?

A: Altiva Suspension is used to provide relief from allergic rhinitis characterized by a runny or blocked nose, watery eyes, sneezing, red eyes and also red itchy skin condition experienced by your child.

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ContainsFexofenadine
UsesAllergic rhinitis, urticaria
Side effectsNausea, dizziness, drowsiness, fever
Last Updated on: 19 Jun 2021 | 06:53 PM (IST)
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