Pakistan Pharma

Fexet

 

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Fexet of Getz Pharma is chemically fexofenadine, a type of drug known as histamine receptor blockers.

Mechanism of Action

Fexet a metabolite of terfinadine, is an anti histamine with selective peripheral H1 receptor antagonist activity. Fexet inhibited antigen induced bronchospasm in sensitized guinea pigs and histamine release from peritoneal mast cells in rats. In laboratory animals, no anticholinergic or alpha1 adrenergic receptor blocking effects were observed.

Indication

  • Fexet 60 mg and Fexet 120 mg tablets, indicated for the relief of symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis in adults and children twelve years of age an older. Symptoms treated effectively include sneezing, rhinorrhea, itchy nose, throat and itchy watery red eyes.
  • Fexet 180 mg Tablet is indicated for the relief of symtoms associated with chronic idiopathic urticaria.

Contraindication

Fexet is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.

Dosage

  • The recommended dose of Fexet 60 mg for adults and children age twelve years or more is twice daily.
  • Fexet 120 mg and 180 mg is recommended once daily for adults and children of twelve years or more.

Available Strengths

  • Fexet D Tablets
  • Fexet 60 mg Tablets
  • Fexet 120 mg Tablets
  • Fexet 180 mg Tablets

 

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