Hay Fever Allergy Treatment
Relief from Hay Fever, Skin Allergy, Pet Allergy and Dust Allergy
Cetirizine Hydrochloride 10mg film-coated tablets 30 Tablets
(Please note: Medicine has been flat packed to reduce postage cost and hence price)
BRAND NAME: Cetirizine Hydrochloride
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: tablets
FULL DESCRIPTION: Cetirizine hydrochloride tablets 10mg 30
INGREDIENT1: CETIRIZINE HYDROCHLORIDE
Why do I need this medicine?
Cetirizine helps to relieve symptoms of cold and allergy such as runny nose itch watery eyes and sneezing. It also helps relieve allergic skin conditions such as hives itchy rash due to insect bites or chicken pox.
Cetirizine belongs to a group of medicines called antihistamines.
How do I take this medicine?
Take Cetirizine exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.
You may take Cetirizine with or without food.
You may stop taking Cetirizine once you feel better unless your doctor has instructed you otherwise.
When should I not use this medicine?
Alert your doctor if you ever had an allergic reaction to any antihistamines.
Alert your doctor if you have glaucoma asthma stomach or intestinal ulcers prostate problems or difficulty in urination.
Alert your doctor if you have any liver or kidney problems.
Alert your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not breastfeed while being treated with Cetirizine.
Do not give Cetirizine to premature and newborn babies or children below 6 months old.
Do not give Cetirizine to any child unless advised by the child's doctor or a pharmacist.
What should I take note of while taking this medicine?
Alert your doctor if you have the following conditions: epilepsy overactive thyroid gland high blood pressure heart kidney liver or lung disease.
Be sure to check with your doctor or pharmacist before giving Cetirizine to a child or elderly person. Children and elderly people may be more sensitive to the side effects.
What side effects could I experience?
Cetirizine may cause dizziness or drowsiness. If you feel dizzy or drowsy do not drive or take part in any activity in which you need to be alert.
Cetirizine may also cause headache problems sleeping stomach discomfort nausea dry mouth and rashes.
Alert your doctor if the above symptoms are severe or refuse to go away.
Can I take this with other medicines?
Alert your doctor if you are taking any other antihistamines anxiety medicines sleeping pills or antidepressants.
Always inform your doctor and pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines including herbal tonics supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription.
Are there any restrictions on the type of food I can take?
How should I store this medicine?
Store in a cool dry place away from the reach of children.
Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Warning: Please consult your doctor if you have any medical conditions. Any information provided on this website is simply general information about the product and is not a substitute or replacement for your doctor's advice.