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Ofena 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.

Drug information on Ofena (Fexofenadine) from Custodian Pharma Private Limited

Ofena

  Tablet  
Custodian Pharma Private Limited
Generic : Fexofenadine
 79.92
180mg
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Ofena may be prescribed


Side effects of Ofena

   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.

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.

How to use Ofena?

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

When is Ofena not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Ofena

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 Ofena

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Ofena

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.



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