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In treatment of:
Symptomatic relief of Hypersensivity reactions;urticaria,rhinitis,conjunctivitis,pruritic skin disorders
Difficulty in Breatjhing,Closing of Throat,Swelling of Lips,Hives,Irregular Heart Beat,Fainting,Seizures,Drowsiness,Headache
Contraindicated in patients with Hypersensitivity to the drug ,Porphyria
Use with caution in patients with ,Prostatic neuropathy,Urinary retention,Glaucoma,Pyloroduodenal obstruction ,Pyloroduodenal obstruction , Epilepsy ,Cardiac disease , Prolonged QT interval , Hypokalemia ,Any work which require mental alertness
Alcohol, MAOIs, CNS Depressants: Effects potentiated.
Food: Astemizole absorption reduced by 60 % Should be taken empty stomach or 2 hours after a meal.
Oral- General, Adult- 10Mgs Once Daily, Childeren ( 6-12Yrs)- 5mg Once Daily