Allegra 30 MG
Allegra 30 mg is an anti-allergy medication used to treat various allergic symptoms like runny nose, stuffiness, congestion, swelling, itching, sneezing, and watery eyes, The tablet is also effective in treating skin allergies that cause swelling, itching, and redness.
You can take this tablet with your meals or without meals too. The dose & duration of the tablet is decided by the physician. So, follow the prescription of your physician.
The dose depends on your condition and your response to the tablet. You should continue taking the tablet for a period specified by your physician. Try not to discontinue the tablet without the permission of the doctor. Talk to your physician if you are suffering from diseases related to the kidney, liver, or heart.
Uses Of Allegra 30 mg
- Useful in treating runny nose or sneezing caused due to different allergies
- Useful in treating allergic conditions
Side Effects Of Allegra 30 mg
A lot of side effects that occur due to the intake of this tablet are not severe and go with time. Once your body adjusts to this tablet, these symptoms go away. In case the symptoms are bothersome, speak to your healthcare provider.
Common side effects
How to use it?
This tablet should be used as per the prescription of the physician. Crushing, chewing, and breaking the tablet should be avoided. Just swallow it. The tablet can be consumed without/with food. It will help you not miss the dose.
How does the Allegra tablet works?
This tablet blocks the release of a certain chemical known as histamine. This chemical causes inflammation and its symptoms are swelling, irritation and redness.
Safety Advice& Warnings
Speak to your physician before you consume alcohol with this tablet. The safety of alcohol consumption with this tablet is still unknown.
This tablet is not safe to be used during pregnancy. There is insufficient data available on the safety of this medicine to be used during pregnancy. So, discuss with your physician to know the related risks and benefits. The doctor will tell you whether this tablet can be used during pregnancy or not
This tablet is safe to be used for breastfeeding women. The studies clearly state that the medicine doesn’t transmit a huge amount. The amount transmitted is very small and will not cause any harm to the baby.
This tablet will not hinder your alertness to drive. Still, ensure that the tablet doesn’t make you feel dizzy or sleepy before you drive or use any machinery.
This tablet should be taken with caution in patients suffering from kidney disease. You may need dosage adjustments, so ask your doctor for the right dose, and do not self-medicate.
Patients with liver disease should consult their doctor for the right dosage.
Q-What if I miss the dose of the Allegra 30 mg?
In case you miss a dose of this tablet, take it when you remember. But, if you are close to the next dose in the schedule, skip that missed dose and continue with the normal dose as per the schedule. Try not to take a double dose just to cover up your missed tablet.
Q-What all things I should tell my doctor before I start the treatment course of Allegra tablet?
Well, before you start with the treatment course of Allegra tablet, inform your physician if you have any other health issues related to the heart, kidney, or liver. It is important to tell about these medical conditions as you may need alterations in the dosage of this tablet so that the treatment is not affected.
Also, tell your doctors about the medicines you are already taking as the other medicines can be affected or get affected by this tablet. Let your physician know if you are breastfeeding, planning a pregnancy, or are already pregnant.
Q-Who all, not the ideal candidates to take Allegra tablets?
Those having an allergy to any of the ingredients present in this tablet should avoid taking this tablet. The symptoms of an allergic reaction can be shortness of breath, rashes on the skin, and swollen tongue or face.
Q-Can I stop using the Allegra tablet on my own?
No. Sometimes even if you think you are feeling quite better, do not stop taking the tablet on your own. Consult your doctor before you discontinue the tablet. If you stop the intake of this tablet all of a sudden, the symptoms can return or make your condition severe.
Q-Does Allegra tablet results in dizziness?
Yes. This tablet can result in dizziness in some patients. In case you feel dizziness, or lightheadedness, do not drive or operate heavy machinery. Just take a rest and get back to normal activities once you start feeling better.
Do not take this tablet without a doctor’s advice. In case you come across worrisome symptoms, inform your doctor instantly.