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Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

By DR REDDY'S LABORATORIES LTD
15 Tablet(s) in Strip
135.00*
MRP 168.75
15% OFF
5% EXTRA
Inclusive of all taxes
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molecules
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Mizolastine(10.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ALLERGIC

Medical Description

Elina 10mg Tablet MR contains Mizolastine, an anti-allergic medicine. It works by blocking the action of the natural chemical, histamine in the body. It helps to relieve the seasonal allergic symptoms...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

Elina 10mg Tablet MR is used to provide symptomatic relief from seasonal allergic conditions like a runny or blocked nose, watery eyes (e.g. in hay fever) and a skin condition with a pale or red irreg...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Mizolastine or any other component of Elina 10mg Tablet MR.
  • If you are on a macrolide class of antibiotics such as azithromycin, erythromycin and antifungal medicine such as itraconazole, ketoconazole.
  • If you have a known history of liver, heart disease.
  • If you are on any heart medicine such as lidocaine, procainamide, amiodarone.
  • If you have an irregular heartbeat or decreased heart rate.
sideEffects

Side effects of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Dry mouth
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Drowsiness
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Increased appetite associated with weight gain.
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Elina 10mg Tablet MR during pregnancy?
A:
There are limited studies about the effect of Elina 10mg Tablet MR on pregnancy. Inform your doctor about your pregnancy or if you think you may be pregnant.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Elina 10mg Tablet MR while breastfeeding?
A:
Elina 10mg Tablet MR passes into the breastmilk and may cause harm to the baby. Inform your doctor if you are a breastfeeding mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Elina 10mg Tablet MR?
A:
Elina 10mg Tablet MR does not affect the ability to drive. However, if you experience dizziness, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Elina 10mg Tablet MR?
A:
Alcohol does not alter the effect of Elina 10mg Tablet MR. It can make you feel sleepy, talk to your doctor if you consume it too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had an irregular heartbeat.
  • You experience stomach upset or diarrhoea.
  • You are using it for elderly patients.
  • Elina 10mg Tablet MR should not be used for children below 12 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Elina 10mg Tablet MR contains Mizolastine, which acts by blocking the action of a natural chemical substance, histamine in the body. Histamine can cause sneezing, itching, watery eyes, runny and block...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Elina 10mg Tablet MR should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Take it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consume it more than that prescribed by you...
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interactions

Interactions of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Antacid medicine such as Cimetidine, immunosuppressive medicine such as Ciclosporin and medicines used in heart diseases such as Nifedipine should not be used concomitantly with Elina 10mg Tablet MR.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Store at a temperature below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Elina 10mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

Overdose

Excess of Elina 10mg Tablet MR may cause irregular heartbeat. If you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Elina tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose o...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Elina 10mg Tablet MR make you sleepy?

A: Medicine along with the desired effect has side effects as well but not everyone gets affected. Yes, drowsiness is a common side effect of Elina 10mg Tablet MR. If the drowsiness starts hampering your daily life, consult your doctor who might suggest another anti-allergic medicine which does not cause sleepiness.

Q: Is Elina 10mg Tablet MR effective?

A: Elina 10mg Tablet MR is effective if you take it at dose and duration, as advised by your doctor. If you stop taking this tablet once you start feeling good, the symptoms may return or worsen.

Q: When and how to take Elina 10mg Tablet MR?

A: Always take Elina 10mg Tablet MR, as advised by your doctor at a fixed time to gain optimal benefits. You can take it with or without food.

Q: Can I take 2 doses of Elina 10mg Tablet MR?

A: It is recommended not to self-medicate yourself. Double dose increases the chance of side effects and may be harmful as well. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine.

Q: Can I consume Elina 10mg Tablet MR during pregnancy?

A: There is limited information about the effects of Elina 10mg Tablet MR on human pregnancy. It can be taken in pregnancy if prescribed by your doctor. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.

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Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2021 | 10:37 AM (IST)
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