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What is Seldane?

Seldane is no longer available in the United States.

Seldane was a medication taken to treat hay fever, also known as allergic rhinitis. It was available as a tablet taken by mouth. It was used to address hay fever symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, itching, and teary eyes. Seldane was also known as Terfenadine. It was removed from the United States market in 1998 due to significant side effects to those who took it. Side effects included irregular heart rate, cardiac arrest, and even death. It was classified as an antihistamine.

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