Allegra-D 24 HR Extended Release Oral Tablet 180 mg / 240 mg
This medicine is used for the following purposes:
- allergy symptoms
- eye allergy
Swallow the medicine without crushing or chewing it.
Take the medicine on an empty stomach.
Take on empty stomach - 1 hour before or 2 hours after eating.
Swallow with a full glass (8 oz) of water unless your doctor gives you different instructions.
Do not drink fruit juice with this medicine.
Store at room temperature in a dry place. Do not keep in the bathroom.
Keep the medicine away from heat and light.
Avoid grapefruit juice while on this medicine.
Do not take any antacid with magnesium or aluminum for 2 hours before and 2 hours after taking this medicine.
Do not take any antacid or vitamins with magnesium or aluminum for 2 hours before and 2 hours after taking this medicine.
If you forget to take a dose on time, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, do not take the missed dose. Return to your normal dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses of this medicine at one time.
Please tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the medicines you take. Include both prescription and over-the-counter medicines. Also tell them about any vitamins, herbal medicines, or anything else you take for your health.
If your symptoms do not improve or they worsen while on this medicine, contact your doctor.
This medicine may interfere with skin allergy tests. Please tell your doctor or nurse that you are taking this medicine.
You may notice parts of this medicine come out in your stool. This is normal and nothing to be concerned about.
Do not take the medicine more than once during 24 hours.
This medicine is not recommended for use in children younger than 12.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist if you ever had an allergic reaction to a medicine. Symptoms of an allergic reaction can include trouble breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness.
Do not use the medication any more than instructed.
Your ability to stay alert or to react quickly may be impaired by this medicine. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this medicine will affect you.
Please check with your doctor before drinking alcohol while on this medicine.
Tell the doctor or pharmacist if you are pregnant, planning to be pregnant, or breastfeeding.
Ask your pharmacist if this medicine can interact with any of your other medicines. Be sure to tell them about all the medicines you take.
Please tell all your doctors and dentists that you are on this medicine before they provide care.
Do not start or stop any other medicines without first speaking to your doctor or pharmacist.
The following is a list of some common side effects from this medicine. Please speak with your doctor about what you should do if you experience these or other side effects.
- agitated feeling or trouble sleeping
- high blood pressure
Call your doctor or get medical help right away if you notice any of these more serious side effects:
- fast or irregular heart beats
- mood changes
- difficulty or discomfort urinating
A few people may have an allergic reaction to this medicine. Symptoms can include difficulty breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness. If you notice any of these symptoms, seek medical help quickly.
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