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Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Levocetirizine(5.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Anti-allergic

Medical Description

Teczine Tablet contains levocetirizine as an active ingredient. It is an anti-allergic medication. It is used in allergic conditions such as running nose, cold, rashes, insect bites, etc. Some of the side effects that can be experienced while using this medicine are headache, dry mouth and drowsiness. In case you experience any discomfort or too many side effects while using this medicine, contact your doctor immediately.
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Uses of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

For the treatment of symptoms of allergy such as running nose, watery eyes associated with Allergic Rhinitis and rashes, red bumps and itching on the skin associated with Chronic Utricaria.

Contraindications of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to levocetirizine, cetirizine or similar medicinal products.
  • If you have severe kidney-related disorders.

Side effects of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Headache
  • Dry mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Sleepiness

Precautions and Warnings of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Teczine tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information regarding the safety of Teczine tablets in pregnant women. Hence, it is better to avoid Teczine tablets during pregnancy unless specified by your physician. Consult your doctor for further advice.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Teczine tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
A small and occasional dose of levocetirizine 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 Teczine tablet.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Teczine tablet?
A:
Caution is advised as taking Teczine tablet may lead to drowsiness, tiredness and exhaustion. Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Teczine tablet?
A:
Avoid drinking alcohol as it may cause an additional reduction in alertness and impairment of performance.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
You have an issue of Urine retention due to a disorder of the prostate gland. You have an issue with fits. You have to undergo an allergy-related skin test. You have a rare hereditary issue such as intolerance to galactose. Post-treatment symptoms like itchy skin (Pruritus) can occur which are temporary and may be resolved automatically.
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Mode of Action of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Teczine Tablet contains a medicine called Levocetirizine. It acts by blocking a substance in the body called histamine. Histamine is responsible for all allergy-related symptoms such as cold, running nose, rashes and itching. Thus It helps to decrease allergy symptoms and hives.
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Directions for Use of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Take Teczine tablets orally and in doses prescribed by your doctor.
  • This medicine can be taken with or without food with sufficeint water.

Interactions of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Teczine tablet works and Teczine itself can affect the action of other medicines.
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking or might take any other medicines, supplements or herbals. In particular, if you are taking medicines used for respiratory disorders like Theophylline and anti-HIV medicines like Ritonavir.
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Storage and disposal of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Teczine tablet at room temperature, away from heat and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets

Dosage of Teczine 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Overdose symptoms may include dizziness, nausea, rash or severe allergic reactions. If this happens to you, inform your doctor immediately.

Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose as early as you remember. Skip the missed dose and avoid taking extra medicine to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I take Teczine tablet and fexofenadine together?

A: The doctor may advise you to take two different antihistamines together if you are getting treated for a severe itchy rash. Do not take two antihistamines together unless and until recommended by your doctor.

Q: How long does it take for this medicine to work?

A: You can see the improvement approximately within an hour of taking Teczine tablet. However, it varies among individuals depending on their metabolism and physiological nature.

Q: Does Teczine tablets make you tired and drowsy?

A: Yes, this medicine can make you tired, sleepy and weak.

Q: For how long should I continue taking Teczine tablets?

A: The duration of the medicine depends upon the condition for which you are taking Teczine 5mg tablet. If you are taking this medicine for an insect bite, you may need to take it for a day or two. 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.

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ContainsLevocetirizine(5.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic Rhinitis and skin allergy
Side effectsSleepiness, headache, dry mouth, fatigue
Last Updated on: 05 Apr 2021 | 04:11 PM (IST)
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