What is Okacet?
Okacet Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Cold, Running Nose, Allergy Symptoms, Skin Allergies, Itching, Sneezing and other conditions.
Okacet Tablet contains Cetirizine as an active ingredient.
Okacet Tablet works by blocking histamine that is produced during an allergic rejection.
What are the uses of Okacet?
Okacet Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Cold, Running Nose, Allergy Symptoms, Itching, Skin Allergies, Sneezing and other conditions.
The complete list of uses and indications for Okacet Tablet is as follows:
- Running Nose
- Allergy Symptoms
- Skin Allergies
- Watery Eyes
What are the side-effects of Okacet Tablet?
The most commonly reported side-effects of Okacet Tablet are drowsiness, tics, restlessness, headache, sore throat, and blurred vision.
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from the use of Okacet Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Sore Throat
- Blurred Vision
- Feeling Of Discomfort
- Unable To Sleep
- Taste Disorder
- Eye Movement Disorder
- Stomach Upset
- Movement Disorders
- Muscle Spasm
- Loose Motions
- Painful Or Involuntary Urination
- Pain In Abdomen Rare Aggression
- Uncontrolled Shaking
- Urge To Vomit
- Dry Mouth
- Weight Gain
- Gastrointestinal Disturbances
Okacet Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Okacet Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Blocking histamine that is produced during an allergic rejection.
Okacet Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Avoid alcohol intake while taking this drug
- Do not drive or operate machinery
Okacet Tablet – Drug Interactions
If you take other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Okacet Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Okacet Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Alcohol should be avoided
Okacet Tablet – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Okacet Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Okacet Tablet should not be taken if you have the following conditions:
- Severe kidney problem
- Severe liver problem