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Alestin may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Information regarding the use of Alestin during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Information regarding the use of Alestin during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Alestin may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Alestin in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Alestin in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Alestin 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 Alestin
- Allergic conditions
Side effects of Alestin
How to use Alestin
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. Alestin may be taken with ... View More
How Alestin works
Alestin 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 Alestin?
If you miss a dose of Alestin, 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
- Your doctor has prescribed Alestin to help relieve allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes.
- As compared to other similar medications, it is much less likely to make you feel sleepy.
- Be cautious while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as it can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
- Do not drink alcohol while taking this medication as it may cause increased sleepiness.
- Stop taking Alestin at least three days before taking an allergy test as it can affect the test results.
Allergic rhinitis, Allergic conditions, Chronic idiopathic urticaria
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Allergic conditions Adult: 10-20 mg once daily.
Oral Allergic conditions Child: >6 yr: 5 mg once daily.
Hypersensitivity, cardiac arrhythmias.
Mode of Action
Ebastine, a piperidine derivative, is a long-acting, nonsedating, second-generation histamine receptor antagonist that binds preferentially to periphera... View More
Caution is advised when used in hepatic impairment, renal insufficiency, QTc interval prolongation. Pregnancy, lactation.
Headache, dry mouth, drowsiness, pharyngitis, abdominal pain, dyspepsia, asthenia, epistaxis, rhinitis, sinusitis, nausea, insomnia.
Concomitant use of ketoconazole, itraconazole, clarithromycin or erythromycin may increase plasma levels of ebastine and cause QTc interval prolongation... View More
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More