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Ebast Suspension

Manufactured byMICRO LABS LTD
ContainsEbastine
Description
Ebast Suspension is an effective anti-allergic medicine used to relieve the symptoms caused by allergic reactions such as hay fever or urticaria (hives). These symptoms may include a runny nose, watery eyes, itchy eyes, redness of the eyes, sneezing, itching, skin rashes, etc.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Ebast Suspension

  • Headache
  • Dry mouth
  • Drowsiness
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Weakness
  • Irregular heartbeat

Uses of Ebast Suspension

What is it prescribed for?

  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Chronic Utricaria
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking/administering this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking/administering this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to ebastine or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking/administering this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking/administering this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.
General warnings

Drowsiness and Sleepiness

This medicine usually does not cause symptoms such as dizziness, drowsiness, sleepiness, etc. However, the risk of these symptoms is increased if the patient is receiving other sedative medicines or if the patient consumes alcohol during treatment with this medicine. If you experience any of these symptoms, you are advised to avoid activities such as driving a vehicle or operating heavy machinery.

QT prolongation

This medicine should be used with caution in patients susceptible to QT prolongation due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Close monitoring of clinical condition, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary in some cases.

Other medicines

This medicine may interact with many other medicines and may cause undesired side effects. It is advised that you report to the doctor all your current medicines including any herbs and supplements before beginning treatment with this medicine.

Use in elderly

This medicine should be used with caution in the elderly population due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of the clinical condition, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

Missed Dose

Take/Administer the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.

Overdose

Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine

Ondansetron

Cetirizine

Erythromycin

Ketoconazole

Chlorpheniramine

Disease interactions

Liver Disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Kidney Disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of kidney function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Take/Administer this medicine exactly as advised by the doctor. Do not take in larger amounts than advised. It is advised to take this medicine at the same time every day. Do not stop taking the medicine without consulting your doctor. Ensure that the course of treatment is completed to prevent the spread of infection. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable effects
Miscelleneous

Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor

To be taken as instructed by doctor

May cause sleepiness

How it works
This medicine works by reducing the concentration of certain chemical substances in the body (histamines) which are responsible for causing allergic reactions.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Antihistamines

Schedule

Schedule H

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https://www.pediatriconcall.com/drugs/ebastine/527

Incepta Pharmaceuticals | A leading pharmaceutical company in Bangladesh [Internet]. Inceptapharma.com. 2020 [cited 20 June 2020]. Available from:

http://www.inceptapharma.com/product-details.php?pid=530

Ebastine - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2020 [cited 20 June 2020]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB11742

Ebastine [Internet]. Pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. 2020 [cited 20 June 2020]. Available from:

https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Ebastine
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