Clarinase佳連利絲

Clarinase

loratadine + pseudoephedrine

Manufacturer:

Bayer

Distributor:

Zuellig
/
Four Star
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per Repetab Loratadine 5 mg, pseudoephedrine 120 mg. Per ER tab Loratadine 10 mg, pseudoephedrine 240 mg
Indications/Uses
Relief of symptoms associated w/ allergic rhinitis & the common cold including nasal congestion, sneezing, rhinorrhea, pruritus & lacrimation.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 1 repetab bd or 1 extended-release tab daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Swallow whole, do not chew/crush.
Contraindications
Sensitivity or idiosyncrasy. Patients receiving MAOI therapy or w/in 14 days of discontinuing such treatment. Narrow-angle glaucoma, urinary retention, severe HTN, severe CAD, hyperthyroidism.
Special Precautions
Glaucoma, stenosing peptic ulcer, pyloroduodenal obstruction, prostatic hypertrophy or bladder neck obstruction, CV disease, increased IOP or DM. Elderly ≥60 yr. History of difficulty in swallowing or who have known upper GI narrowing or abnormal esophageal peristalsis. Prevented or diminished positive reactions to dermal reactivity indicators in skin testing procedures. Digitalis, severe liver impairment, pregnancy & lactation. Childn <12 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Insomnia, dry mouth; headache. Repetab: Somnolence.
Drug Interactions
Reduced antihypertensive effects of methyldopa, mecamylamine, reserpine & veratrum alkaloids. Possible interaction w/ β-adrenergic blocking agents. Increased ectopic pacemaker activity w/ digitalis. Increased absorption rate w/ antacids. Decreased absorption rate w/ kaolin. Increased plasma conc w/ ketoconazole, erythromycin or cimetidine. Risk of hypertensive reactions eg, hypertensive crises w/ MAOIs.
ATC Classification
R01BA52 - pseudoephedrine, combinations ; Belongs to the class of systemic sympathomimetic preparations used as nasal decongestants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Clarinase ER tab
Packing/Price
7's
Form
Clarinase repetab
Packing/Price
2 × 7's
Exclusive offer for doctors
Register for a MIMS account and receive free medical publications worth $768 a year.
Sign up for free
Already a member? Sign in