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CHILDREN'S ALLEGRA
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Drug Name:

CHILDREN'S ALLEGRA OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Fexofenadine HCl 30mg; tabs.

Company:
Chattem Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for CHILDREN'S ALLEGRA :

Allergic rhinitis (seasonal). Chronic idiopathic urticaria.

Adult:

2 tabs every 12 hours; max 4 tabs/24hrs.

Children:

<6yrs: not recommended. ≥6yrs: 1 tab every 12 hours; max 2 tabs/24hrs.

Warnings/Precautions:

Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Avoid concomitant aluminum- or magnesium-containing antacids.

See Also:

CHILDREN'S ALLEGRA ODT

CHILDREN'S ALLEGRA ORAL SUSPENSION

Pharmacological Class:

Antihistamine.

Adverse Reactions:

Adults: Headache, back pain, viral infection, GI upset, sinusitis, dizziness, drowsiness. Children: cough, fever, pain, otitis media, upper respiratory tract infection.

Metabolism:

Hepatic (minimal).

Elimination:

Fecal, renal.

Generic Availability:

YES

How Supplied:

Tabs—6; ODT—6; Susp—4oz

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