Symptoms associated with chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU)
Symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis
How it works
Fenacore is an antihistaminic medication. It works by blocking the effects of histamine, a chemical messenger released by specific cells in the body, responsible for allergy associated symptoms such as itching, swelling and rashes. How to use
Fenacore can be taken by adults and children above 12 years of age. Fenacore should be taken by mouth with or without food as directed by the doctor, usually once daily. Side effects
Most commonly reported side effects include drowsiness, dizziness, headache, nausea
Management of pruritis associated with acute and chronic urticaria.
Atopic and contact dermatitis among adults and children.
How it works
Hydroxizine is a first generation antihistamine. It offers relief from symptoms of allergies by blocking the action of histamine, a chemical messenger released during allergic reactions. In short-term anxiety, it works by decreasing the activity in the brain, thus helps induce relaxation and sleep. How to use
Hydroxicore should be taken by mouth, as directed by the doctor. The daily dose should not exceed 100mg. It is suitable to use among adults and children above 6 years of age. Precautions are to be taken among patients with kidney or liver conditions. Side effects
Most commonly reported side effects include drowsiness, dizziness, fatigue and dryness of the mouth.