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Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Fexofast purchase.


Read drug prescription

It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Fexofast before taking it.

What is Fexofast

Fexofast is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose.
Fexofast is used to treat the symptoms of seasonal allergies in adults and children.
Fexofast is also used to treat skin itching and hives caused by a condition called chronic idiopathic urticaria in adults and children.
Fexofast may also be used for purposes not listed in Fexofast guide.

Fexofast side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop taking Fexofast and call your doctor if you have fever, chills, body aches, cough, or other flu symptoms.
Less serious side effects may include:
  • nausea, diarrhea, upset stomach;
  • menstrual cramps;
  • drowsiness, tired feeling;
  • headache; or
  • muscle or back pain.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
See also: Side effects (in more detail)

Fexofast dosing

Usual Adult Dose for Allergic Rhinitis:

60 mg orally twice a day or 180 mg once daily with water

Usual Adult Dose for Urticaria:

60 mg orally twice a day or 180 mg once daily with water

Usual Pediatric Dose for Allergic Rhinitis:

oral tablets:
6 to 11 years: 30 mg orally twice a day with water
12 years or older: 60 mg orally twice a day or 180 mg once daily with water
oral tablet, disintegrating
6 to 11 years: 30 mg orally twice a day
oral suspension:
allergic rhinitis:
2 to 11 years: 30 mg orally twice a day with water
chronic idiopathic urticaria:
6 months to 1 year: 15 mg orally twice a day
2 to 11 years: 30 mg orally twice a day

Usual Pediatric Dose for Urticaria:

oral tablets:
6 to 11 years: 30 mg orally twice a day with water
12 years or older: 60 mg orally twice a day or 180 mg once daily with water
oral tablet, disintegrating
6 to 11 years: 30 mg orally twice a day
oral suspension:
allergic rhinitis:
2 to 11 years: 30 mg orally twice a day with water
chronic idiopathic urticaria:
6 months to 1 year: 15 mg orally twice a day
2 to 11 years: 30 mg orally twice a day

Compare prices at online shops

Prices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Fexofast medicine in some well-known online stores.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
B & B (Micro Labs Ltd.)
120 mg10 Tablet$0.81India


Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

Generic drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
120 mg10 Tablet$1.09
120 mg30 Tablet$2.77
180 mg30 Tablet$3.61
180 mg6 Tablet$0.63
ALLEGIX tab 120 mg x 6's $0.48Intas
Allegix 180mg TAB / 6 $0.63
120 mg10 Tablet$0.95
120 mg10 Tablet$0.95
Faydine 120 mg Tablet $0.10
120 mg10 Tablet$0.83
Fegix 120 mg Tablet $0.08
Fegix 180 mg Tablet $0.10
120 mg10 Tablet$0.98
120 mg x 10's $0.76
180 mg x 10's $0.98
120 mg6 Tablet$0.46
180 mg x 6's $0.63
Fexo 120 mg Tablet $0.08
120 mg100 Tablet$7.70
Fexon 60 mg Tablet $0.04
Fexon 120 mg Tablet $0.08
Fexona 120 mg Tablet $0.07
Fexona 180 mg Tablet $0.09
120 mg10 Tablet$1.02
FEXOQUIT tab 120 mg x 6's $0.62Finecure
FEXOQUIT tab 180 mg x 6's $0.70Finecure
Fexoquit 120 mg Tablet $0.10
180 mg100 Tablet$14.00
Fexova 180mg Tablet $0.21Ipca Laboratories Ltd
FEXOVA Capsule/ Tablet / 120mg (10 units) $0.85IPCA Laboratories (Innova Division)
Fexova 180 mg Tablet $0.12
180 mg10 Tablet$1.59
Fexy 180 mg Tablet $0.16
FEXY 120 MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $1.58Lupin Ltd
Fexy 120mg Tablet $0.17Lupin Ltd
FEXY 180 MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $1.74Lupin Ltd
Fexy 180mg Tablet $0.21Lupin Ltd
FEXY 30 MG SUSPENSION 1 bottle(s) (60 ML suspension each) $1.14Lupin Ltd
Fexy 30mg/5ml Suspension $1.20Lupin Ltd
Fexy 120 mg Tablet $0.13
Fixit 200 mg Tablet $0.22
Fixit 150 mg Capsule $0.28
Fixit 50 mg Tablet $0.09
Fixit 30 ml Syrup $0.13
Fixit 100 mg Tablet $0.13
120 mg10 Tablet$0.97
Fredy 30 mg Tablet $0.04
Fredy 120 mg Tablet $0.10
Fredy 180 mg Tablet $0.13
HISTAKIND 30 MG SUSPENSION 1 bottle(s) (60 ML suspension each) $0.76Mankind Pharma Ltd
HISTAKIND tab 120 mg x 10's $0.85Mankind (Magnet)
Histakind 180 mg Tablet $0.13
120 mg10 Tablet$1.26
Infexo 180 mg Tablet $0.15
180 mg x 10's $1.53
INFEXO tab 180 mg x 10's $1.53Esma
Infexo 180mg TAB / 10 $1.53
Infexo 120 mg Tablet $0.13
120 mg x 10's $1.26
INFEXO tab 120 mg x 10's $1.26Esma
Infexo 120mg TAB / 10 $1.26
180 mg10 Tablet$1.12
180 mg10 Tablet$1.54
Ofena 180 mg Tablet $0.15
Ofena 120 mg Tablet $0.11
200 mg200 Tablet$0.67
Oxin 100 mg Oyster Labs Tablet $0.04
OXIN 100MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.45Synokem Pharmaceuticals Ltd
OXIN GEL 1 tube(s) (30 GM gel each) $0.97Synokem Pharmaceuticals Ltd
mg2 $4.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
mg2 $4.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK
60 mg x 5 mL x 60ml $0.29
ULTIGRA Capsule/ Tablet / 30mg (10 units) $0.29Medley Pharmaceuticals
ULTIGRA Liquid / 60mg per 5ml (60ml units) $0.56Medley Pharmaceuticals
Ultigra 120 mg Tablet $0.08
X-DINE tab 180 mg x 10's $1.43Psycorem
180 mg x 100's $14.28
X-Dine 180mg TAB / 100 $14.28
X-DINE tab 120 mg x 10's $1.06Psycorem
120 mg x 100's $10.58
X-Dine 120mg TAB / 100 $10.58
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Fexofast - Frequently asked Questions

Can Fexofast be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

How should I take Fexofast?

Use exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.

Take the regular tablet with a full glass of water. Do not use any other type of liquid.

Shake the oral suspension well just before you measure a dose. To be sure you get the correct dose, measure the liquid with a marked measuring spoon or medicine cup, not with a regular table spoon. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist for one.

To take Fexofast orally disintegrating tablets (Allegra ODT):

  • Keep the tablet in its blister pack until you are ready to take the medicine. Open the package and peel back the foil from the tablet blister. Do not push a tablet through the foil or you may damage the tablet.

  • Using dry hands, remove the tablet and place it in your mouth. It will begin to dissolve right away.

  • Do not swallow the tablet whole. Allow it to dissolve in your mouth without chewing.

  • Swallow several times as the tablet dissolves. If desired, you may drink liquid to help swallow the dissolved tablet.

Take the disintegrating tablet on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal.

Tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve, or if they get worse after you start taking Fexofast. Never use more than the recommended dose.

Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep the medicine bottle tightly closed.

Who should not take Fexofast?

Ask a doctor or pharmacist if it is safe for you to take this medicine if you are allergic to any drugs, or if you have kidney disease.

FDA pregnancy category C. It is not known whether Fexofast will harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant while using this medication.

It is not known whether Fexofast passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

Fexofast tablets and capsules may be used to treat seasonal allergy symptoms in children who are at least 6 years old. Fexofast oral suspension may be used in children ages 2 through 11. When treating chronic idiopathic urticaria, the liquid may be used in children as young as 2 months old.

Do not give this medicine to a child without medical advice.

What other drugs will affect Fexofast?

Before taking this medication, tell your doctor if you regularly use other medicines that make you sleepy (such as cold or allergy medicine, sedatives, narcotic pain medicine, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression, or anxiety). They can add to sleepiness caused by Fexofast.

Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:

  • ketoconazole (Nizoral); or

  • erythromycin (E.E.S., EryPed, Ery-Tab, Erythrocin, Pediazole).

This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with Fexofast. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.

Can Fexofast be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Fexofast be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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Reviews

Following the study conducted by wdrugs.com on Fexofast, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Fexofast. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

Patient reports

Patient reported useful

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Patient reported side effects

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One patient reported price estimates

Do you think The Price of Fexofast is Worth It?
Do you feel you paid higher than the value you got from it after usage? According to reports from wdrugs.com users, on whether the Fexofast medicine is affordable, users shared different opinions on the question. The views concerning the price of the medicine were based on some factors like the brand the patient bought, the price compared to its level of effectiveness, the nation or country where the medicine is sold, and the amount of money the patient has. For users who are of the opinion that the medicine is unaffordable, they may have to consider a medicine with another brand in a bid to reduce cost.
Patients%
Expensive1
100.0%


One patient reported frequency of use

How often should I take Fexofast?
According to the survey, wdrugs.com reported that users of Fexofast should take Twice in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
Patients%
Twice in a day1
100.0%


Two patients reported doses

What is the specific doses you have used?
Fexofast May come in various doses. In most cases, antibiotics, antihypertensive, pain killers and anti-diabetic drugs available in different doses. Your doctor may prescribe any of the doses based on the severity of the patient's condition. According to our reports, users of wdrugs.com used the drugs in the following dosage percentage (Provide dosage percentage). Only a handful of drugs are made in a single or fixed dose. Regular health conditions like fever have similar doses. For instance [acetaminophen, 500mg] was used by the patients surveyed although it comes in different doses.
Patients%
201-500mg1
50.0%
11-50mg1
50.0%


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Patient reported administration

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Two patients reported age

Patients%
16-291
50.0%
30-451
50.0%


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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology