Hista 12mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Hista 12mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Hista 12mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(12.0 Mg)
Therapeutic classification
COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

Hista 12 Tablet is an antiallergic medicine used in common cold and allergy including allergy to pollen or dust. It contains chlorpheniramine, which is an antiallergic group of medicines. It works by ...
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Uses of Hista 12 12 MG

Hista 12 Tablet used to relieve symptoms of common cold, allergy, and hay fever, an allergy caused by pollen or dust. The symptoms may include runny nose, sneezing, itching of eyes, nose or throat, re...
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Contraindications of Hista 12 12 MG

  • If you have a stomach or duodenal ulcer.
  • If you have glaucoma, a condition where eye pressure is increased.
  • If you may have a urinary bladder or prostate problem.
  • If you are taking medicines for psychiatric disorders (MAO inhibitors).
  • The medicine should not be given to a child less than 6-years of age.

Side effects of Hista 12 12 MG

  • Sleepiness
  • Irritation
  • Dryness of nose, mouth or throat
  • Anxiety
  • Constipation
  • Fast heartbeat

Precautions and Warnings of Hista 12 12 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Hista 12 Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Components of Hista 12 Tablet are known to be harmful to the unborn baby. Thus, it should be avoided in pregnant women. If you become pregnant while on the treatment with the medicine, then immediately inform the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Hista 12 Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of Hista 12 Tablet in breastfeeding mothers. However, as a component of the medicine is known to be excreted in milk, the medicine should be avoided if you are breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Hista 12 Tablet?
A:
Hista 12 Tablet causes sleepiness. If you are taking the medicine, then avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Hista 12 Tablet?
A:
Consuming alcohol along with Hista 12 Tablet increases sleepiness. Therefore, alcohol drinking should be avoided while taking the medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may develop an allergic reaction after taking Hista 12 Tablet
  • You have liver or kidney diseases.
  • You have asthma or other breathing problems.
  • Your blood pressure is high.
  • You have an overactive thyroid.
  • You have an allergy to other medicines or food.
  • You are taking medicines for sleeplessness.

Mode of Action of Hista 12 12 MG

How Does It Work?

Chlorpheniramine in Hista 12 Tablet works by opposing the action of histamine, a chemical formed in the body in certain allergic conditions.

Directions for Use of Hista 12 12 MG

Hista 12 Tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor. Swallow it entirely with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It may be taken with or without food. It will be best if y...
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Interactions of Hista 12 12 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of Hista 12 Tablet or Hista 12 Tablet itself may affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Always inform the doctor about medicines you are taking, that includes prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatment if you are taking for other disorde...
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  • If you on medications like antipsychotic medicine, antiepileptic medicines such as phenytoin, medicines used to induce calmness etc.
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are moclobemide, Phenelzine, and Tranylcypromine, as they may interfere with the action of Hista 12 Tablet when given together.

Storage and disposal of Hista 12 12 MG

  • Store Hista 12 Tablet at room temperature at a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Hista 12 12 MG

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose of Hista 12 Tablet include sleepiness, dry mouth, flushing, fever, confusion, weakness, ringing sensation in ears, blurring of vision, sleeplessness, and rarely seizures.
  • If you have taken too much of the medicine, then contact the doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose of Hista 12 Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. Time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

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: Does the intake of Hista 12 Tablet cause sleepiness?

A: Yes, sleepiness is the main side effect of Hista 12 Tablet. Thus belongs to a group of medicine called sedating antihistamines.

Q: How does Hista 12 Tablet work?

A: Hista 12 Tablet works by opposing the action of a substance called histamine, a chemical formed in the body in certain allergic conditions.

Q: Can Hista 12 Tablet be taken with other cold or allergy medicine such as cetirizine?

A: Taking Hista 12 Tablet with other cold or allergy medicine should be avoided, as it may increase sleepiness or may cause other untoward side effects.
Product Details
Brand
HISTA 12
Expires on or After
29/04/2022

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ContainsChlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(12.0 Mg)
UsesAnti-allergic
Side effectsSleepiness, irritation, dryness of nose, mouth or throat, anxiety
Last Updated on: 02 Dec 2021 | 08:56 PM (IST)
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