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Fexofenadine: Oral tablet

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Aller-Ease 180mg Tablet
Cardinal Health, Inc.
Pill Identification: 93  |  7253
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Aller-Ease 180mg Tablet
Cardinal Health, Inc.
Pill Identification: 93  |  7253
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Aller-Ease 180mg Tablet
Cardinal Health, Inc.
Pill Identification: 93  |  7253
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 755 
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  7253
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  7252
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 194  |  R
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 193  |  R
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  7253
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Perrigo Pharmaceuticals Company
Pill Identification: 93  |  7252
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Fexofenadine 30mg Tab
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: 192  |  R
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 753 
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 755 
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: 193  |  R
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: 194  |  R
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 753 
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M 753 
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M 755 
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 018 
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
McKesson Corporation
Pill Identification: 93  |  7252
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Fexofenadine HCI 180mg Tab
Chain Drug Consortium , LL
Pill Identification: 194  |  R
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
McKesson Corporation
Pill Identification: 93  |  7253
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Perrigo Pharmaceuticals Company
Pill Identification: 93  |  7253
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: 193  |  R
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Fexofenadine HCI 180mg Tab
Chain Drug Consortium , LL
Pill Identification: 194  |  R
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: 93  |  7253
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Fexofenadine 30mg Tab
Prasco Laboratories
Pill Identification: 03 
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Prasco Laboratories
Pill Identification: 06 
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Prasco Laboratories
Pill Identification: 018 
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: 194  |  R
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Allergy Relief 12 Hr 60mg Tab
CVS Pharmacy, Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  7252
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Allergy Relief 12 Hr 60mg Tab
CVS Pharmacy, Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  7252
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Fexofenadine 30mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 192  |  R
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Fexofenadine 30mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 7251  |  93
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Fexofenadine 180mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M 755 
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M 753 
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Fexofenadine 60mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 06 
How This Drug Works
Antihistamines, H1
Histamine antagonists or antihistamines are drugs that relieve allergy symptoms. Histamine is a chemical used to identify and remove substances that trigger an allergic response.
Histamine antagonists or antihistamines are drugs that relieve allergy symptoms.<br><br>Histamine is a chemical used to identify and remove substances that trigger an allergic response.  There are four histamine receptors &#40;designated H<sub>1</sub>, H<sub>2</sub>, H<sub>3</sub>, H<sub>4</sub>&#41;. When histamine activates H<sub>1</sub> receptors, symptoms such as rashes, itching, watery eyes and trouble breathing may begin. <br><br>Antihistamines prevent histamine from stimulating the H<sub>1</sub> receptors located in the eyes, nose and throat to relieve swelling and stop leaking fluid.  First generation antihistamines were non-selective for H<sub>1</sub> receptors and crossed into the brain resulting in drowsiness.  Newer antihistamines are more selective, reducing this side effect.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Fexofenadine: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

FEXOFENADINE (fex oh FEN a deen) is an antihistamine. This medicine is used to treat or prevent symptoms of allergies. It is also used to help reduce itchy skin rash and hives.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Allegra: Oral tablet

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Class Name : Second generation (non-sedating) Antihistamines

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Fexofenadine: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
66.21%
33.79%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
14.27%
20.72%
38.15%
26.86%
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