Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:07 am

Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

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Uses of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria

Side effects of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

The most common side effects of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension are – Drowsiness, Headache, Fatigue, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal Distress, Dysmenorrhea

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

Do not use Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension if you are allergic to – Fexofenadine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension works

Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension contains – Fexofenadine

Fexofenadine works by blocking a certain natural substance (histamine) that your body makes during an allergic reaction.

Dosage of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

The dosage of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

If you forget to take a dose of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Consult your doctor before taking this medicine to avoid an overdose. Overdose symptoms may include dry mouth, dizziness or confusion.

Onset of Action Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

It takes about 1 to 2 hours to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 12 to 14 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Don't consume alcohol while taking this medicine it may increase risk of side effects.

Pregnancy

Not recommended for pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breastfeeding

This medicine is safe to use during breastfeeding. It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking this medication.

Driving

This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.

Kidney

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Liver

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Frequently Asked Questions About Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension

Q.1) Can I buy Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension without a prescription? Ans. No, you need a valid prescription to buy Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension. Q.2) What are the usages of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension? Ans. Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension is used to treat Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria. Symptoms like - sneezing, runny nose, red watery and itchy eyes and allergic reaction to a food or drug. Q.3) How does Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension work? Ans. Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension contains Fexofenadine. Fexofenadine works by blocking a certain natural substance (histamine) that your body makes during an allergic reaction.. Q.4) What are the side effects of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension? Ans. The common side effects of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension are Drowsiness, Headache, Fatigue, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal Distress, Dysmenorrhea. Q.5) Is Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension banned in India? Ans. Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension safe to use? Ans. Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension is safe to use if you are not allergic to Fexofenadine. Pregnant and lactating women, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. This medicine is not recommended for children. Q.7) How to use Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension? Ans. Take Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension as prescribed by your doctor. This medicine should be taken on an empty stomach. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension last? Ans. Effect of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension lasts for an average of 12-14 hours. Q.10) What if I miss a dose of Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension? Ans. Take the missed dose as soon as you remember about it. If it is close to your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take two doses at the same time.

Alternate Brands

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Interaction

Drug :- Aluminum- and magnesiumcontaining antacids may decrease absorption if given within 15 min of fexofenadine. May increase concentrations of erythromycin, ketoconazole.

Herbs :- St. John's wort may decrease concentration.

Food :- Fruit juices may decrease bioavailability.

Lab Values :- May suppress wheal, flare reactions to antigen skin testing unless drug is discontinued at least 4 days before testing.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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