Cetihis

Cetihis

cetirizine

Manufacturer:

Unison

Distributor:

Medispec
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cetirizine diHCl
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic treatment of seasonal rhinitis, perennial allergic rhinitis & urticaria of allergic origin in adult & childn >3 yr.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 10 mg once daily. Childn >6 yr 5 mg bd or 10 mg once daily; 3-6 yr 2.5 mg bd or 5 mg once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Childn 2-6 yr w/ renal or hepatic disease.
Special Precautions
May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, dizziness, drowsiness, agitation, dry mouth, GI discomfort, hypersensitivity.
Drug Interactions
Sedatives.
ATC Classification
R06AE07 - cetirizine ; Belongs to the class of piperazine derivatives used as systemic antihistamines.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Cetihis syr 5 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
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