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Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

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By NOVO INDIA
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 35.90*
Inclusive of all taxes
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Levocetirizine(5.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ALLERGIC

Medical Description

Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets contains Levocetirizine. It is an antiallergic medicine used in allergic conditions such as common cold, allergic rhinitis (running nose), urticaria, insect bite and hives....
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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 Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets is used to treat allergic symptoms such as common cold, allergic rhinitis (running nose), urticaria,
  • insect bite and hives.
  • It is also used to relieve symptoms of allergy due to dust, pet allergies and insect bite.
contraindications

Contraindications of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Levocetirizine or any other ingredients of this medicine
  • If you have any liver disease
sideEffects

Side effects of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Dry mouth
  • Headache
  • Somnolence (excessive sleepiness)
  • Drowsiness
  • Constipation
  • Increased heart rate
  • Palpitations
  • Fits
  • Altered sense of taste
  • Visual disturbances
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available on the safety of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets in pregnant women. Hence, it is better to avoid this medicine in pregnancy unless specified by your physician.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
A small and occasional dose of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets is probably acceptable if you are breastfeeding but larger doses or more prolonged use may lead to cause drowsiness and other effects in the infant or decrease the milk supply. Consult with your doctor before consuming this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
Caution is advised as taking Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets may lead to drowsiness, tiredness and exhaustion. Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
Avoid drinking alcohol as it may cause an additional reduction in alertness and impairment of performance.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney problems or urinary retention problems, your doctor may suggest lowering the dose of this medicine.
  • You are suffering from fits (epilepsy).
  • You may experience certain skin reactions like swelling, itching and redness immediately after you stop taking this medicine.
  • You are going to take for any allergic skin test, as it may interfere with the diagnosis.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Histamine is a substance produced in our body in case of allergies and responsible for itching, runny nose, sneezing and watery eyes. Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets works by blocking the action of Histam...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Take Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets as a whole with a sufficient amount of water as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
interactions

Interactions of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

Medications that may interact with Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets are Theophylline (used to treat symptoms of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) and Ritonavir (used to treat HIV).
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets at room temperature and away from excessive heat and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include dizziness, nausea, rash or severe allergic reactions. If this happens to you, inform your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose of Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets as early as you remember. Skip the missed dose and avoid taking extra medicine to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long does it take for Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets to work?

A: You can see the improvement within an hour of taking Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets. However, it may take some time to notice the full benefits.

Q: Does Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets make you tired and drowsy?

A: Yes, Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets can make you tired, sleepy and weak.

Q: How long should I continue taking Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: The duration of the medicine depends upon the condition for which you are taking Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets. You may have to take this medicine for a longer duration if you are using it to treat symptoms of chronic urticaria or chronic allergic rhinitis (inflammation of the nose). Consult with your doctor if you are not sure about the duration of using this medicine.

Q: Can I take Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets along with paracetamol?

A: Yes, Hk Levo Strip Of 10 Tablets can be taken along with paracetamol as no interaction is found between these two. Consult your doctor before taking it.
Last Updated on: 02 Dec 2021 | 07:45 PM (IST)
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