Uses of Ebal 20 MG
Ebast tablet is used to provide symptomatic relief in symptoms like a runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, red, itchy, and watery eyes, hay fever associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis and perennial allergy rhinitis (that lasts for long term). It provides relief in long term hives (urticaria).
Contraindications of Ebal 20 MG
If you are allergic to Ebast tablet or any other ingredients of this medicine.
Side effects of Ebal 20 MG
A dry mouth
Precautions and Warnings of Ebal 20 MG
Q: Can I takeEbast tablet during pregnancy?
A: It is not recommended during pregnancy as there is limited information about the effects of this medicine during pregnancy. However, your doctor may prescribe you this medicine if it has more advantages than risks. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.
Q: Can I takeEbast tablet while breastfeeding?
A: It is not known if this medication passes into the breastmilk. Therefore, a breastfeeding mother should take this medicine only under the doctor’s recommendation. Refrain from self-medication.
Q: Can I drive if I have consumedEbast tablet?
A: Ebal 20mg Tab 10’S may cause sleepiness or dizziness sometimes. So it is advised not to drive until you don’t know how this medicine affects you.
Q: Can I consume alcohol with Ebast tablet?
A: You should avoid alcohol intake withEbast tablet, as it may increase the risk of side effects.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
You have a severe liver problem.
Ebast tablet should not be given to children below 12 years old.
You are already taking certain antibiotics to treat fungal infections.
Mode of Action of Ebal 20 MG
How Does It Work?
Ebastine works by inhibiting the action of histamine, a natural substance produced by the body during an allergic reaction and improves allergic symptoms like watery eyes, throat irritation, sneezing, nasal congestion.
Directions for Use of Ebal 20 MG
Take this medicine as instructed by your doctor.
Do not change your dose unless your doctor tells you to so and try to take it at a fixed time for optimal results.
Never stop this medicine on your own.
It can be taken with or without food.
Interactions of Ebal 20 MG
Interactions with other medicines
Concomitant use with antituberculosis medicines like rifampicin, can reduce the concentration of ebastine in the blood and ultimately reduce the efficacy of this medicine.
Simultaneous use of certain antibiotics like erythromycin, ketoconazole or itraconazole andEbast tablet may increase the level of ebastine in blood serum. The doctor may change the dose accordingly.
Use ofEbast tablet and clarithromycin antibiotic at the same time should be avoided.
Storage and disposal of Ebal 20 MG
It should be stored at room temperature, away from direct sunlight or heat and keep out of reach of children. Do not take this medicine after its expiry date which is mentioned on the medicine.
Dosage of Ebal 20 MG
If you think you have taken too much of this medicine and experience any of the severe forms of side effects, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.
Missed a Dose
If you missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it’s time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: What is allergic rhinitis?
A: It is a condition when the immune system of our body overreacts to allergens in the air. Allergens are substances that cause an allergy. It may be seasonal or maybe for round the year. It may include symptoms like sneezing, a runny nose, watery eyes, nasal congestion, itchy skin rashes, etc.
Q: What should I tell my physician before taking Ebast tablet?
A: Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions. Also inform the doctor if you have a known allergy to any medicine or food, etc.
Q: Are there any side effects of this medicine?
A: Yes, the most common side effects are a headache, drowsiness, a dry mouth. These side effects usually disappear with time once the body gets adapted to the medicine. But if these symptoms do not resolve or worsen, consult your doctor immediately.
Q: Can Ebast tablet tamper my allergy test reports?
A: Yes, it may impair the allergy test reports. So it is advised to stop taking this medicine at least 3-4 days prior to the due date of the allergy test.
Q: When should I take Ebast tablet?
A: You should take Ebast as directed by your doctor for the exact prescribed duration. You can take this medicine with or without meals.
Q: What is Ebast used for?
A: Ebast tablet is used to provide symptomatic relief in symptoms like a runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, red, itchy, and watery eyes, hay fever associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis, and perennial allergy rhinitis (that lasts for long term). It provides relief in long-term hives (urticaria).
Q: What is the composition of Ebast?
A: Ebast composition consists of ebastine as its active ingredient. It belongs to the class of medicines called an antihistamine.
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