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Fexoquit 180 (Fexofenadine) Drug Price and Information

Fexofenadine (Fexoquit 180) is an antihistamine, prescribed for seasonal allergic reactions such as runny nose, sneezing, red, itchy, or watery eyes; itching. It blocks histamine's action, which reduces allergy symptoms.

Fexoquit 180 - Finecure Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Fexoquit 180  Tablet  

Generic : Fexofenadine
60 Tablets
Price Updated on August 8, 2019
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Drug information on Fexoquit 180 (Fexofenadine) from Finecure Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team

Medical condition(s) for which Fexoquit 180 may be prescribed


Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adults: The recommended dose is 60 mg twice daily or 180 mg once daily with water.
Children 6 to 11 Years: The recommended dose is 30 mg twice daily with water.

Side effects of Fexoquit 180

Central Nervous System : Headache, fatigue, drowsiness, dizziness, sleeplessness and nervousness.

Gastrointestinal : Stomach discomfort, vomiting and diarrhea.

Genitourinary : Painful menstrual period.

Respiratory : Cough, upper respiratory tract infection and runny nose.

Miscellaneous : Fever, pain in extremity, fever and ear inflammation.

How to use Fexoquit 180?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with water.


When Should Fexoquit 180 not be taken? (Contraindications)



Warnings and Precautions for Fexoquit 180

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney problems or trouble in urinating, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

Extreme caution needed in children less than 6 months old.

Other Precautions for Fexoquit 180

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Fexoquit 180

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.

Fexoquit 180(Fexofenadine) : Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is Fexoquit 180 more effective than Cetirizine?

A: According to several studies, cetirizine tends to have a longer duration of action than Fexoquit 180 and is more effective at treating allergic rhinitis and urticaria symptoms (1 Trusted Source
Comparative efficacy of cetirizine and fexofenadine for seasonal allergic rhinitis, 5-12 hours postdose, in the environmental exposure unit

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Q: Is Fexoquit 180 a sedative drug?

A: Fexoquit 180 is one of the least sedatives of the second-generation antihistamines. Even at dosages higher than recommended, it does not significantly cross the blood-brain barrier (2 Trusted Source
Safety of second generation antihistamines

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Q: How should Fexoquit 180 be taken?

A: Fexoquit 180 is available as a tablet and an oral suspension and is usually taken once or twice a day. This medication will work better if it is not taken with orange juice, grapefruit juice, or apple juice (3 Trusted Source
Fexofenadine : Medlineplus

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Q: What happens if alcohol is taken with Fexoquit 180?

A: When alcohol is taken with Fexoquit 180, it will make you feel sleepy. It is better to avoid alcohol when you are taking this medication, especially when you have to be alert or work with heavy machinery (4 Trusted Source
Fexofenadine : Interaction with Food, Herbs and Alcohol

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Q: Can Fexoquit 180 be given to children?

A: Fexoquit 180 tablets and orally disintegrating tablets are not recommended for use in children younger than 6 years of age. The oral suspension is FDA-approved for prescription use in children 6 months and older and for over-the-counter use in children 2 years and older (5 Trusted Source

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  • 1. Comparative efficacy of cetirizine and fexofenadine for seasonal allergic rhinitis, 5-12 hours postdose, in the environmental exposure unit - (https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16270720/ )
  • 2. Safety of second generation antihistamines - (https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/10748947/ )
  • 3. Fexofenadine : Medlineplus - (https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a697035.html )
  • 4. Fexofenadine : Interaction with Food, Herbs and Alcohol - ( https://www.medindia.net/drugs/drug-food-interactions/fexofenadine.htm )
  • 5. Fexofenadine - (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK556104/ )
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