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Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

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By ASTRAZENECA PHARMA INDIA LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Fexofenadine(180.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ALLERGIC

Medical Description

Rhinofex Tablet is an anti-allergic medicine used to provide relief from allergic rhinitis characterised by watery eyes, runny or blocked nose, itching, sneezing and hives (skin rash). It contains fex...
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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 Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

  • Rhinofex Tablet is used to treat allergic rhinitis, symptoms include watery eyes, runny or blocked nose, itching and sneezing.It is also used to relieve symptoms of skin allergy (urticaria).
contraindications

Contraindications of Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

If you are allergic to fexofenadine or any other ingredients of the Rhinofex Tablet
sideEffects

Side effects of Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Rhinofex Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available about the safety of this medicine in pregnancy. This medicine should be used during pregnancy only if prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, think you might be pregnant or are planning a pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Rhinofex Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Rhinofex Tablet passes into the breastmilk. Thus, it is recommended not to take this medicine while breastfeeding, unless advised by your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Rhinofex Tablet?
A:
Rhinofex Tablet does not have any effect on the ability to drive or use machines. However, caution is advised while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as it can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Rhinofex Tablet?
A:
No, you should avoid drinking alcohol while on this medicine as it may make you feel sleepy and increase side effects.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from liver or kidney disease.
  • You are suffering from any heart disease as this medicine is known to increase your heartbeat.
  • You are an elderly person.
  • Rhinofex Tablet should not be used by children below the age of 12.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Rhinofex Tablet blocks the release for natural substance histamine responsible for various allergic conditions. Thus, helps relieve symptoms of allergic conditions.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

Take the Rhinofex Tablet as a whole and as per your doctor's advice with a glass of water. Do not crush, break or chew this medicine.
interactions

Interactions of Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Rhinofex Tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines such as ketoconazole and erythromycin to treat infections.
  • Acidity medicines should be taken two hours before this medicine and not along with it.

Interactions with food items

  • You should avoid grapefruit juice, apple juice or orange juice while on this medicine, as it may increase the side effects of this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

  • Store it in a cool dry place. Protect it from moisture and direct sunlight.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Rhinofex 180mg Tablet

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose can lead to dizziness, drowsiness, fatigue and dry mouth. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of this medicine, 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 dosing schedule. Do not take a ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Mansi Savla

B.Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Will Rhinofex Tablet make me feel sleepy?

A: Yes, Rhinofex Tablet has sleepiness as its common side effect. However, not everyone gets it. Talk to your doctor if this side effect bothers you.

Q: Can i take two Rhinofex Tablet?

A: No, you should never take any medicine more than the prescribed dose. It will result in more side effects than benefits. Thus, never self-medicate yourself. Always consult your doctor if your condition does not improve.

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ContainsFexofenadine(180.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic rhinitis, urticaria
Side effectsDizziness, drowsiness, headache, nausea
Last Updated on: 24 Jun 2021 | 11:25 AM (IST)
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