Levohext is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conditions. It blocks histamine action, which reduces allergy symptoms.
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Drug information on Levohext (Levocetirizine) from Sanofi Aventis Pharma India
Drug Name : Levocetirizine
Levocetirizine(Xyzal) generic Levohext is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conditions. It blocks histamine action, which reduces allergy symptoms.
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Trade Names for Levocetirizine
Adult: Oral- 2.5-5 mg/day in the evening. Max: 5 mg/day.
♦ Fatigue, drowsiness, headache, dry mouth, inflammation of nasopharynx, fever, urinary retention, cough and nosebleed.
It comes as a tablet, syrup to take by mouth with or without food.
Contraindicated in patients with end-stage kidney disease and hypersensitivity.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney or liver problems, any allergy, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Avoid alcohol consumption and excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature (20-25°C).
♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA