Telfast (Fexofenadine Hydrocholoride)
What is Telfast (Fexofenadine Hydrocholoride) used for?
Telfast (Fexofenadine Hydrocholoride) is type of antihistamine that is used to treat the symptoms of hay fever, such as sneezing, itchiness, watery eyes and runny nose. This drug may also be used to treat the itching and hives caused by a condition known as urticaria. By inhibiting the activity of the chemical histamine, this drug is effective in providing relief from the symptoms of hay fever.
How should I use Telfast (Fexofenadine Hydrocholoride)?
Telfast (Fexofenadine Hydrocholoride) tablets are taken orally. Patients are normally directed to take one tablet every day. However, you should always consult your physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed to you, and so that your physician may direct you as to how long treatment is required.
What are the side effects of Telfast (Fexofenadine Hydrocholoride)?
Some side effects which may occur as a result of taking Telfast (Fexofenadine Hydrocholoride) include:
Consult your physician immediately if any of these side effects persist or worsen. If you notice fever, chills, body aches or other flu symptoms, you should stop taking this medication immediately and consult your physician.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Telfast (Fexofenadine Hydrocholoride). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.