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  • noun An antihistamine drug formerly used to treat allergic conditions, superseded by fexofenadine in the 1990s due to the risk of cardiac arrhythmia.


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  • Stop adding antifungal medications sporanox nizoral and appear your terbinafine at slowly if you have runny or being terfenadine pain, or if you eliminate light-headed.

    Wii-volution 2010

  • Furthermore, experts argue that if the health ministry could in the past ban painkiller rofecoxib, diabetes drug phenformin, and anti-allergy drugs astemizole and terfenadine due to adverse effects based on global reports, why can't the same logic be applied in case of other drugs which have been banned globally?

    Daily News & Analysis 2010

  • In drug-interaction studies, the recommended clinical dose of montelukast did not have clinically important effects on the pharmacokinetics of the following drugs: theophylline, prednisone, prednisolone, oral contraceptives (norethindrone 1 mg / ethinyl estradiol 35 mcg), terfenadine, digoxin, and warfarin.

    Nachrichten Ticker - 2009

  • Recognition and reporting of this arrhythmia in association with terfenadine, astemizole (Hismanal), cisapride (Propulsid), grepafloxacin (Raxar), and mibefradil (Posicor) ultimately led to the removal of these medications from the market.

    Recently Uploaded Slideshows 2009

  • • did not change the plasma concentration profile of terfenadine (a substrate of CYP 3A4) or fexofenadine, its carboxylated metabolite, and did not prolong the QTc interval following co-administration with terfenadine 60 mg twice daily.

    Nachrichten Ticker - 2009


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