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Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 33.00*
Inclusive of all taxes
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Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride(25.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ALLERGIC

Medical Description

Hicope 25 tablet is an anti-allergic medicine. It contains hydroxyzine as an active ingredient that belongs to the class of medicines called antihistamines. The medicine is used to manage the symptoms...
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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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uses

Uses of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Hicope 25 medicine is used to treat and prevent symptoms associated with seasonal or non-seasonal allergic rhinitis (a runny or itchy nose, sneezing and teary eyes).
  • It is used to treat the redness and itchiness of the skin.
contraindications

Contraindications of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Hicope 25 medicine or its constituents.
  • If you suffer from stomach-related problems.
  • If experience low potassium or magnesium levels in the body.
  • If you have a family history or had a heart-related problem or have a low heart rate.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Dry mouth
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Skin rash
  • Blurred vision
  • Constipation
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Hicope 25 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Avoid during pregnancy as it may cause harmful effects like congenital abnormalities in the foetus. It is recommended not to use the same unless it is prescribed by the doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Hicope 25 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It may pass into the breastmilk, avoid the medicine while breastfeeding unless the doctor has suggested doing so.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after consuming Hicope 25 tablet?
A:
No, avoid driving after consuming the medicine, as it causes drowsiness and dizziness, which affects the driving ability of an individual.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while having Hicope 25 tablet?
A:
Taking alcohol during the treatment worsens the side effects like drowsiness or dizziness. Avoid the consumption of alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have bladder problems, as the medicine increases the risk of urinary retention.
  • You have an overactive thyroid.
  • Avoid alcohol consumption during the treatment.
  • Before starting the treatment, inform the doctor if you have any kind of medical conditions like heart problems, increased pressure inside the eyes (glaucoma), fits, high blood pressure (hypertension)...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

It is used to treat the redness and itchiness of the skin. The body produces a substance during an allergic reaction called histamine. Hicope 25 medicine blocks the effect of histamine and controls...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Take the medicine as per the physician's advice.
  • Swallow as a whole with water. Don't chew, break or crush.
  • Avoid modifying the dose or stop it before the prescribed duration, even if you feel better.
interactions

Interactions of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with food items

  • Hicope 25 medicine may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how Hicope 25 medicine works if taken at the same time.
  • Inform the physician about the medicines, supplements or herbals you take or might take to avoid possible interactions.
  • You consume medicines like muscle relaxants, medicines used for brain-related disorders, strong painkillers, antibiotics, anti-cancer and anti-malarial medicines, anti-HIV medicines, etc.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store at room temperature and away from sunlight, moisture and children.
  • Avoid using expired products, do not use them beyond the stated expiry date of the product.
dosage

Dosage of Hicope 25mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

An overdose leads to unconsciousness, nausea or vomiting, drowsiness and uncontrolled muscle movement. If you have taken too much of the medicine or experience symptoms, contact the doctor or visit th...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of the medicine, take it as soon as you remember it. if it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dosing schedule. Avoid taking a...
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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: Any precautions I need to take while taking Hicope 25 tablet?

  • The medicine is known to cause sleepiness or drowsiness, avoid driving or operating machines.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol during the treatment.

Q: I am eight months pregnant and have a running nose. Should I consume the medicine?

A: Avoid consuming the Hicope 25 tablet as it causes harmful effects like congenital abnormalities in the foetus. Avoid during pregnancy. For a runny nose, consult the doctor for alternatives.

Q: Can I drive after consuming the Hicope 25 tablet?

A: Avoid driving after the consumption of Hicope 25 tablet as it makes you feel drowsy, sleepy and less alert than usual.

Q: Can I take Hicope 25 for itching?

A: Yes, you can take Hicope 25 for itching but only after consulting a doctor.

Q: What are the side effects of Hicope 25?

A: The side effects of Hicope 25 are headache, dizziness, dry mouth, drowsiness, skin rash, constipation, etc. However, not everyone gets them.

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ContainsHydroxyzine Hydrochloride(25.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic conditions
Side effectsDry mouth, headache, dizziness, drowsiness, skin rash
Last Updated on: 21 Nov 2021 | 12:03 AM (IST)
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