Rufecta belongs to a group of medicines called antihistamines. It is used in the treatment of various allergic conditions. It relieves symptoms like itc... View More
Uses of Rufecta
Side effects of Rufecta
How to use Rufecta
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Rufecta may be taken with ... View More
How Rufecta works
Rufecta is an antihistaminic medication. It treats allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes by blocking the effects of a chemical messenge... View More
What if you forget to take Rufecta?
If you miss a dose of Rufecta, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your r... View More
Allergic rhinitis, Chronic idiopathic urticaria
Oral Allergic rhinitis; Chronic idiopathic urticaria Adult: 10 mg (1 tablet) once daily.
Oral Allergic rhinitis; Chronic idiopathic urticaria Tablet Child > 12 years: 10 mg (1 tablet) once daily. Children: Use of Rupatadine is not recom... View More
Hypersensitivity. Avoid alcohol.
Mode of Action
Rupatadine acts as a long-acting, non-sedative antagonist at histaminergic H1-receptors. Rupatadine also antagonises the platelet-activating factor (PAF... View More
Renal or hepatic insufficiency. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy, lactation. Elderly, children <12 yr.
Headache, somnolence, fatigue/asthenia.
Increased CNS depressant effects when used with CNS depressants or alcohol.