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Is Allegra Considered An Antibiotic
Fexofenadine is an antihistamine which is used to treat allergies such as hayfever, and hives. It can be taken once or twice a day. It is a second generation antihistamine and does not cause as much drowsiness as other antihistamines such as Diphenhydramine (benaryl) or chlorpheniramine. Always be careful about drowsiness with any antihistamine especially if driving ...Read more
How long do I have to wait to take Allegra (fexofenadine) after I have taken an antibiotic? Thank you
Yes: They should not affect each other.Get a more detailed answer ›
Every morning I wake up with a single cough with white sputum the pharmacist said it is an infection and recommended allegra as an antibiotic?
I have allergies year round and after 2 - 3 mos I flare up and get allergy infections. It's getting worse as o get older and I try all da over da counter but nothing works! I'm on antibiotics now and ALLEGRA D which ALLEGRA D is the only thing I haven't
Path toward relief: 1) Identify allergies. Sounds like you have both year-round and seasonal sensitivities and knowing good avoidance strategies is a first step. Given the severity it is time to visit an Allergist. 2) determine if allergy is the only cause of rhinitis for you. 3) Find the right combination of medications that will work (it is there) and/or consider desensitizing immunotherapy (allergy shots)
I have lost my sense of smell for almost 2 years, how can I get it back? I have been on antibiotics every few weeks, I take dulera inhaler, veramist nasal spray, allegra and a decongestant every day. I started to take 3 types of homeopathic meds from sinu
Your: Your olfactory nerves may be permanently damaged. You need to be evaluated by an ent. Go to www. Entnet. Org to find an ENT near you.
A 6 year old female has severe clear mucus causing coughing and vomiting of mucus. It has been ongoing since august. Tried all over-the-counter medicines and antibiotics. We've been to the doctor and tried benadryl, musinex, nasonex, allegra and claratin
Continuous sore throat, even after antibiotics. Sneezing and water down my throat, I've even taken allegra (fexofenadine) and zyrtec but sore begins again.
Various causes: Most likely causes: post nasal drip from overwhelming allergies and/or chronic sinusitis rx with wrong antibiotic and/or relatively silent reflux. Combination of above is likely. Suggest sinus ct, elevate head of bed (not pillows, but incr hob), GI empty at bedtime, poss. Around the clock very aggressive acid control (antigerd need be done>3mos), more aggress. Antiallrgy tx incl nasal csteroid.
Taking 3 medications in one day. X fexofenadine (allergy tablet) 2x panadol (painkillers) 3x amoxil (amoxicillin) (antibiotics). Is this ok?
Yes: Those 3 meds can be used together, and often are.
Many reasons.: Allegra is an antihistamine which can be used for itching of the skin, nose, eyes. It is mainly used to treat allergic reactions and to relieve seasonal allergic eye and nose symptoms. It is not very effective for nasal congestion unless used with another medication such as a nasal steroid or oral decongestant.See 2 more doctor answers