Finally, Allegra has been approved for over-the-counter status on 1/25/11 . The manufacturer has set a target date of 3/25/11 to have Allegra available in most pharmacies. All forms of Allegra products will be sold over-the-counter: Allegra 180 mg tablet, Allegra 60 mg tablet, Allegra 30 mg tablet, Allegra 30 mg oral dissolving tablet, Allegra 30 mg suspension, Allegra-D 24 hour tablet, Allegra-D 12 hour tablet.
There are other generic manufacturers that will be selling the generic compound fexofenadine. The price has not been announced and I'm sure it will fall.
This is good news for consumers and insurances companies.