Administration: Cezti 10 need to be swallowed with a glass of liquid.
Dosage: The recommended dosage in children aged between 3 and 6 years old is 5 mg daily, either 2.5 mg twice daily or 5 mg once daily.
Adults and adolescents over 12 years of age: 1 tablet (10 mg) once daily.
If drowsiness occurs, the tablets can be administered in the evening.
Children 6-12 years: 1 tablet (10 mg) once daily or 1/2 tablet (5 mg) taken twice daily (morning and evening).
For children weighing less than 30 kg: 1/2 tablet (5 mg) taken once daily.
Clinical trials in children have not exceeded four weeks.
Cetirizine is contraindicated in patients with severe renal impairment. In patients with moderate renal impairment the dose should be adjusted to 5 mg (1/2 tablet). Caution should be exercised in patients with mild to moderate renal impairment or impaired liver function.
There is no evidence that the dose needs to be modified for healthy elderly patients. The duration of the treatment may vary depending on the symptoms.