What is Allegra-D 24 Hour?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

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Generic name: Fexofenadine-Pseudoephedrine

Allegra-D 24 Hour is a brand name product that combines fexofenadine 180 mg and psuedoephedrine 240 mg. It is used for symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Allergic rhinitis 9 2
Perennial allergy 3 4
Itching 2 1
Doctor recommendation 1 0
Food allergy 1 0

Show all 9 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 3
None 16

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Allegra-D 24 Hour

Side effect Patients
Nausea 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Allegra-D 24 Hour

Dosage Patients
180-240 mg daily 3
180 mg-240 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Allegra-D 24 Hour

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Expense 5
Did not seem to work 4
Other 3
Change in health plan coverage 1
Doctor's advice 1
Personal research 1
See all 13 patients who've stopped taking Allegra-D 24 Hour

Duration

Currently taking Allegra-D 24 Hour

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Allegra-D 24 Hour

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 3
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 2
2 - 5 years 4
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 17
Usually 3
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 19
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 2
$25-49 3
< $25 7
Not specified 7

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Allegra-D 24 Hour after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Cetirizine-pseudoephedrine (Zyrtec-D) 1
Desloratadine (Clarinex) 1
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2 patient evaluations for Allegra-D 24 Hour

Oct 20, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for allergies)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 180 mg-240 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am using the lowest dose possible, to keep side effects minimum.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 22, 2010 (Started Jan 08, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for allergies)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 180 mg-240 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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