What is Allegra
Allegra is an over the counter medication that is used to treat seasonal allergies. It is a type of antihistamine that works by blocking histamine receptors in the body. This helps to relieve symptoms such as sneezing, itchy eyes, and a runny nose.
Benefits of Allegra
and Its Uses.
Allegra is a medication used to treat seasonal allergies and hives. It is a second-generation antihistamine that works by blocking the action of histamine, a chemical that your body releases when you are exposed to an allergen.
Allegra is available over-the-counter and by prescription. It is available as a tablet, syrup, and liquid suspension.
Allegra is effective in relieving symptoms of seasonal allergies, such as sneezing, runny nose, itchy eyes, and hives.
Allegra is also effective in treating chronic hives, a condition in which hives occur frequently for no known cause.
Allegra is generally well tolerated. The most common side effects are headache, stomach upset, and drowsiness.
Side Effects and Dosage of Allegra
Allegra (fexofenadine) is an antihistamine medication used to treat seasonal allergies and hives. It is available as a tablet, a chewable tablet, and an orally disintegrating tablet.
Common side effects of Allegra include:
Rare but serious side effects of Allegra include:
anaphylaxis (a life-threatening allergic reaction)
severe skin rash
qT prolongation (a heart rhythm disorder)
Allegra should not be used in people with:
severe liver disease
a history of anaphylaxis
a history of severe skin rash