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Is it okay to take daily prescribed allergy medications like allegra and singulair (montelukast) with alcohol?

Is it okay to take daily prescribed allergy medications like allegra and singulair (montelukast) with alcohol?

Yes: There is no contraindication to drinking moderate amounts of alcohol and taking Allegra or singulair (montelukast). The emphasis is on moderate consumption, as anything more is deleterious to health in general and optimally no alcohol consumption is ideal to a healthy lifestyle. ...Read more

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Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Fexofenadine (Definition)

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What will happen if I drink alcohol while taking allegra (fexofenadine) d?

What will happen if I drink alcohol while taking allegra (fexofenadine) d?

Effects of alcohol: Normally antihistamine causes drowsiness which would be increased with alcohol. Allegra (fexofenadine) does not cause drowsiness, but the alcohol will still have all of its inherent effects. Always take care when consuming alcoholic beverages. ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol with allegra (fexofenadine)?

Can you drink alcohol with allegra (fexofenadine)?

Alcohol and drugs: Allegra (fexofenadine) is an antihistamine. Although it is a non-sedating antihistamine, sedation is still a potential side effect. Because of the potential for alcohol to potentiate the sedative effects, it is not recommended for you to combine these two products. ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol when taking allegra (fexofenadine)?

Can you drink alcohol when taking allegra (fexofenadine)?

Yes: Always drink moderately and responsibly. Although Allegra (fexofenadine) usually does not produce sedation be cautious with alcohol when taking Allegra (fexofenadine) for allergic rhinitis. ...Read more

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So i'm using allegra (fexofenadine) allergy pills, and i'm going to a party where there will be some alcohol, what can happen if I drink?

So i'm using allegra (fexofenadine) allergy pills, and i'm going to a party where there will be some alcohol, what can happen if I drink?

Little interaction: Allegra does not cross from the bloodstream into the brain so it does not cause sedation or other behavioral side-effects. It's an excellent choice as an antihistamine if you plan to consume alcohol. Claritin rarely causes sedation, zyrtec sometimes (~10%) and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) often (25-50%) - so don't mix these with alcohol. I know that because you asked you are planning to drink responsibly. ...Read more

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Can i take fexofenadine hydrochloride with alcohol?

Can i take fexofenadine hydrochloride with alcohol?

I did not find any: Interactions between fexofenadine ; alcohol using a drug interaction checker. But that is never a complete guarantee. Take care. ...Read more

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Can u have alcohol on alegra d?

Can u have alcohol on alegra d?

I did not find: Interactions between alegra d ; alcohol using a drug interaction checker. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink alcohol while taking singulair (montelukast) and alegra for allergies?

Is it ok to drink alcohol while taking singulair (montelukast) and alegra for allergies?

Alcohol: I would recommend that you not drink alcohol while on allegra. With singulair, (montelukast) the combination is less clear. If you can, not consuming alcohol is the safe way to go. ...Read more

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What happens if i take too much allegra (fexofenadine)?

Nothing: You may either become sedated or it could make you jittery. Overall the otc allergy medications are very safe and you would have to take many to have any significant side effects. ...Read more

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What happens if i take allegra (fexofenadine) and nyquil together?

Yes: While nyquil contains multiple ingredients that also includes an antihistamine, the addition of 1 Allegra (fexofenadine) (also an antihistamine) will not be harmful. ...Read more

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What happens if i take four allegras (fexofenadine) and one zyrtec?

What happens if i take four allegras (fexofenadine) and one zyrtec?

Allergy meds: Hello. Allergy medication like zyrtec, Allegra and Claritin (loratadine) help with the symptoms of allergy. The dose for an adult is 180 mg for Allegra and 10 mg for zyrtec. If you take these meds on the same day, an increase in dryness as well as sedation will likely occur. Especially 4 Allegra and 1 zyrtec. There are other medications to help with your allergies. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Can I take Chlor-trimeton and Allegra?

Can I take Chlor-trimeton and Allegra?

Both anti-histamines: Fexofenadine (active ingredient in Allegra) and chlorpheniramine (active ingredient in Chlor-Trimeton) achieve the same purpose & are duplicative therapy. Of note, there is no drug interactions reported between them, but adding the two may not be advantageous. ...Read more

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Can i take allegra (fexofenadine) with nyquil?

Can i take allegra (fexofenadine) with nyquil?

Cautiously: Be very careful as there may be increased side effects like drowsiness. ...Read more

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Can i take Primolut N with allegra (fexofenadine) 120mg?

Can i take Primolut N with allegra (fexofenadine) 120mg?

Yes: Antihistamines do not interfere with hormone metabolism. For a list of medications that do: www.Askyourgynecologist.Org. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Finkelstein
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Allegra (Definition)

Allegra is a non-sedating antihistamine which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more