Alvastin belongs to a group of medicines called antihistamines. It is used in the treatment of various allergic conditions. It relieves symptoms like it... View More
Uses of Alvastin
Side effects of Alvastin
How to use Alvastin
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. Alvastin may be taken with... View More
How Alvastin works
Alvastin is an antihistaminic medication. It treats allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes by blocking the effects of a chemical messeng... View More
What if you forget to take Alvastin?
If you miss a dose of Alvastin, 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 ... View More
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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