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Elwin 10mg Tablet

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Elwin Tablet is an anti-allergic medicine. It is use for the management of allergic skin conditions such as pruritus, urticaria and eczema. Elwin helps in improving symptoms such as itching, swelling,...
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ContainsHydroxyzine(10.0 Mg)
UsesSkin allergies
Side effectsDrowsiness, dizziness, headache
ClassificationANTI-ALLERGIC
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Uses of Elwin 10 MG

Elwin Tablet is used for the management of skin allergies such as pruritus, urticaria and eczema.

Contraindications of Elwin 10 MG

  • If you are allergic to hydroxyzine, other anti-allergic medicines or other ingredients of Elwin Tablet.
  • If you have irregular heart rhythms and family history of sudden death due to heart disorder.
  • If you have or had heart disease such as very low heart rate.
  • If you have low salt levels in your body (e.g. low level of potassium or magnesium).
  • If you are an asthmatic with a history of asthmatic attack upon anti-allergic use.
  • If you have porphyria (a disease which causes stomach pain, constipation, change in the colour of urine, skin rashes and disturbing behaviour).
  • If you are pregnant, maybe pregnant or breastfeeding.

Side effects of Elwin 10 MG

  • Drowsiness
  • Sedation
  • Dizziness
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Elwin 10 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Elwin Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Do not take Elwin Tablet if you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant. It can harm your unborn baby. If you become pregnant while taking this medicine, tell your doctor immediately and discontinue the medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Elwin Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment with Elwin as it may harm the baby. Your doctor will decide whether to discontinue the medicine or breastfeeding after accessing the benefit of treatment to mother and breastfeeding to the baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Elwin Tablet?
A:
Elwin Tablet may make you drowsy and make you feel less alert than usual for the first few days after you start taking it. If you are affected, do not drive or operate machinery until this effect has worn off.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Elwin Tablet?
A:
You should not take alcohol with Elwin because the sedative effects of alcohol may be increased.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart problems such as palpitations, trouble breathing after taking this medicine.
  • You have kidney disease or are on dialysis or liver function problem.
  • You have enlarged prostate or pain and difficulty in passing urine.
  • You have an eye disorder called glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye).
  • You have any disease related to stomach, intestine or ulcers.
  • You have week muscles or a condition called Myasthenia gravis.
  • You have a brain-related disorder such as fits, seizures or memory loss (Dementia), overactive thyroid, high blood pressure, hyperthyroidism or breathing disorders.
  • This medicine may affect the results of some tests for allergy or asthma.
  • This medicine should not be used or used with caution in the elderly as they have slow metabolism and bodily functions.

Mode of Action of Elwin 10 MG

How Does It Work?

Histamine is a chemical mediator that is responsible for allergic reactions. It is normally produced when your body senses something harmful such as infection or foreign particles. Elwin blocks the ac...
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Directions for Use of Elwin 10 MG

  • Elwin Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.

Interactions of Elwin 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Elwin Tablet should not be taken with any medicine with the risk of increased heartbeats or irregular heart rhythm.
  • Elwin Tablet should not be used with medicines acting on brain or used for psychiatric disorders, medicines used for seizures or convulsions, medicines used to control nausea and vomiting, other anti-...
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  • Additive anticholinergic effects (blurring of vision, dry mouth, urine retention, constipation) may occur if this medicine is taken with Cimetidine, a medicine used to reduce stomach acid content shou...
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  • Elwin Tablet could mask the warning signs of ear damage due to certain medicines such as gentamicin, tobramycin and amikacin. Therefore, it should be used cautiously.
  • Elwin Tablet should not be taken along with medicine containing adrenaline used during cardiac arrest or other emergency conditions.

Storage and disposal of Elwin 10 MG

  • Store Elwin Tablet below 25°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Elwin 10 MG

Overdose

  • Overdose of Elwin Tablet include confusion, slurred speech and experiencing restless, involuntary or slow movements, dry mouth, disturbed vision, fast or pounding heartbeat, difficulty in passing urin...
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  • If you have taken too much of this medicine, immediately contact your doctor.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a double dose to compen...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What are the side effects of Elwin Tablet?

A: The side effects of this medicine are drowsiness, dizziness, feeling lazy, slow or slurred speech. However, not everyone gets them.

Q: Can I take Elwin for itching?

A: Yes, you can take this medicine for itching but only after consulting a doctor.
Product Details
Brand
ELWIN
Expires on or After
24/08/2022
Last Updated on: 04 May 2022 | 08:18 PM (IST)
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