Fexofenadine Hydrochloride is an antihistamine with selective peripheral H1 receptor antagonist activity. It inhibits histamine release from peritoneal mast cells. No anticholinergic, α-1 adrenergic or β-adrenergic receptor blocking effects has been observed. No sedative or other central nervous system effect has been observed. It does not appear to cross the blood brain barrier.
Fenofex Oral Suspension
Allergic rhinitis: 120 mg once daily or 60 mg twice daily
Urticaria: 180 mg once daily
2-11 years: 30 mg (1 spoonful) or 5 ml twice daily
6 months-2 years: 15 mg (1/2 spoonful) or 2.5 ml twice daily
In case of decreased renal function, care should be taken in dose selection and it may be useful to monitor renal function.