What is Rupanex (Rupatadine) used for?
Rupanex (Rupatadine) contains the active ingredient rupatadine, which is a type of non-sedating antihistamine. It is effective in treating the symptoms of hay fever, as well as urticaria. By helping to inhibit the action of the natural chemical histamine, this drug is effective in providing relief from the nasal inflammation, watery eyes, sneezing and other symptoms of hay fever.
How should I use Rupanex (Rupatadine)?
Rupanex (Rupatadine) tablets should be taken orally, as prescribed by your physician. Adults are sometimes directed to take 10mg once per day, however the exact dosage varies depending on the severity of the condition being treated. Patients are advised to consult their physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed to them. Never exceed the dosage prescribed to you by your physician.
What are the side effects of Rupanex (Rupatadine)?
Some side effects which have been reported by patients taking Rupanex (Rupatadine) include:
Other side effects include fever, feelings of thirst, rhinitis, pharyngitis, irritability, nosebleeds or muscle pain. Consult your physician immediately if any of these side effects persist or worsen.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Rupanex (Rupatadine). 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 are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as 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.
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.