What is Elina (Mizolastine) used for?
Elina (Mizolastine) is an antihistamine that is used to help provide relief for the symptoms of hay fever and other allergies. By blocking the effects of histamine in the body, this drug helps to treat nasal inflammation, itchiness, watery eyes, runny nose and sneezing caused by hay fever. It is also effective in treating skin allergies such as urticaria.
How should I use Elina (Mizolastine)?
Elina (Mizolastine) tablets should be taken orally. Patients should swallow these tablets whole with a glass of water, and not break, chew or crush them. The exact dosage varies depending on the condition being treated. Patients should always consult their physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed to them, and never exceed the prescribed dosage.
What are the side effects of Elina (Mizolastine)?
Some side effects which have been reported by patients taking Elina (Mizolastine) include:
Other side effects include indigestion, anxiety, increased heart rate, palpitations or low blood pressure. Consult your physician immediately if any side effects persist or worsen.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Elina (Mizolastine). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
This medication should not be used if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.