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Lorfast Meltab 10mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Lorfast Meltab 10mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
89.25*
MRP 105.00
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Lorfast Meltab 10 MG Description

Lorfast Meltab Tablet contains Loratadine, an anti-allergic medicine. It works by blocking the action of the natural chemical histamine in the body. It helps to relieve allergic symptoms like a runny

or blocked nose, watery eyes, itching and redness of the skin. It should not be used for children below 2-years of age. This medicine can make you feel drowsy, tired, headache and increased appetite. Inform your doctor if you have any other medical condition and are on any medicines.

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Product Summary

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ContainsLoratadine(10.0 Mg)
TherapyANTI-ALLERGIC
molecules
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uses

Uses of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

Lorfast Meltab Tablet is used to treat allergic conditions like a runny or blocked nose, watery eyes (e.g. in hay fever) and a skin condition with a pale or red irregular raised patches and severe itc...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

If you are allergic to Loratadine or any other component of Lorfast Meltab Tablet.
sideEffects

Side effects of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

  • Sleepiness
  • Headache
  • Increased appetite
  • Tiredness
  • Worried behaviour
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Lorfast Meltab Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Lorfast Meltab Tablet on human pregnancy. Use only if prescribed by your doctor. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Lorfast Meltab Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Lorfast Meltab Tablet passes into breast milk and may cause harm to the newborn baby. Hence, it should not be used by breastfeeding women.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Lorfast Meltab Tablet?
A:
Lorfast Meltab Tablet has no impact on the ability to drive. However, if you feel drowsiness or dizziness after taking this medicine, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Lorfast Meltab Tablet?
A:
It's best not to drink alcohol while you're taking Lorfast Meltab Tablet as it can make you feel sleepy.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You or your child has liver or kidney disease.
  • You are about to have skin tests. Stop taking this.
  • medicine at least 48 hours before skin testing.
  • Lorfast Meltab Tablet is not recommended for children below 2-years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

How Does It Work?

Lorfast Meltab Tablet contains Loratadine, which acts by blocking the action of the natural chemical substance histamine in the body. Histamine can cause sneezing, itching, watery eyes, runny and bloc...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

  • Lorfast Meltab Tablet 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 your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of ketoconazole, erythromycin and cimetidine with Lorfast Meltab Tablet can increase the effect of loratadine.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking currently to avoid possible drug interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

  • Store this medicine below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Protect it from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Lorfast Meltab 10 MG

Overdose

Excess of Lorfast Meltab Tablet can cause sleepiness, drowsiness, increased heart rate and headache. If you have taken too much of this medicine, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest h...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Lorfast Meltab Tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not t...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Lorfast Meltab Tablet make you sleepy?

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

Q: Is Lorfast Meltab Tablet effective?

A: Lorfast Meltab Tablet 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 Lorfast Meltab Tablet?

A: Always take Lorfast Meltab Tablet 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 Lorfast Meltab Tablet?

A: It is recommended not to self-medicate yourself. Double dose increases the chance of side effects and may be harmful as well. Always consult your doctor before taking any medicine.
Product Details
Brand
LORFAST
Expires on or After
29/11/2023
Last Updated on: 02 Dec 2021 | 07:34 PM (IST)
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