A doctor will review your order and write you a prescription, if appropriate. This prescription is then forwarded to a pharmacy. The pharmacy will have your medicine delivered to you within one to three working days. Read more about this process here.
What is Tavegil?
Tavegil is an antihistamine, a drug that suppresses allergic reactions. The active substance is clemastine. You can order Tavegil online through the pharmacies that work with Dokteronline.com.
What is this medication used for?
Doctors prescribe Tavegil against hay fever, contact allergy or other hypersensitivity reactions. The symptoms that may be associated therewith, include:
- runny or stuffy nose;
- itchy eyes;
- trouble breathing;
- skin rash with or without itching;
- acute eczema.
Tavegil reduces these symptoms. The tablets work within 1 to 2 hours. The effect of Tavegil lasts up until 12 hours. The drug can also be used to prevent allergic reactions.
How to use Tavegil?
Take the tablet of Tavegil on an empty stomach, that is to say, half an hour before the meal or two hours after the meal. Swallow the tablet without chewing, with some liquid. To use Tavegil to prevent symptoms, swallow the medication an hour before coming into contact with the substance for which you are allergic.
The partner pharmacies offer Tavegil available online. A doctor will decide how often and how long you should take this medication. The general guidelines for the dosage are as follows:
- Adults and children over 12 years: 1 tablet of 1 mg twice daily.
This dosage is not intended for children younger than 12 years. Read the instructions before use.
Tavegil can sometimes cause side effects, although it is not the case for everybody. The side effects you may encounter, include:
- drowsiness, somnolence;
Contact your doctor or pharmacist if you experience side effects, even when it comes to complaints that are not listed in the leaflet.
When is it best not to use this medication?
Tavegil is not a suitable medicine for everyone. Do not use this medication if you:
- are oversensitive to clemastine or any of the excipients used;
- suffer from porphyria.
If you have glaucoma, an ulcer, intestinal obstruction or some prostate problems, you should be extra careful with this drug. Consult with a doctor about the use of Tavegil. Inform the doctor about your use of other medications: some medicines interact with Tavegil. You will find details on the contraindications, interactions and other warnings in the leaflet.
Pregnancy / driving / alcohol
Use Tavegil only upon strict advice of a doctor if you are pregnant. Tavegil should not be taken during the last period of the pregnancy. This medicine is excreted in breast milk and should therefore not be used if you are breastfeeding. Tavegil can sometimes make you feel drowsy or dizzy, allowing you to react more slowly. Only take part in traffic if you are not suffering from these side effects. Alcohol enhances the effects of Tavegil. Moderate or stop your intake of alcoholic beverages while taking this medicine.