Zirin

Zirin

cetirizine

Manufacturer:

Mega LifeSciences

Distributor:

DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cetirizine diHCl
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic treatment of seasonal & perennial allergic rhinitis & urticaria of allergic origin.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to cetirizine, hydroxyzine or any piperazine derivatives. Severe renal impairment CrCl <10 mL/min.
Special Precautions
Skin reactions. Predisposing factors of urinary retention eg, spinal cord lesion, prostatic hyperplasia; epilepsy or at risk of convulsion. Perform allergy skin test 3 days after treatment. Concomitant use w/ alcohol. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Thrombocytopenia; hypersensitivity, anaphylactic shock; increased appetite; psychiatric & nervous system disorders; accommodation disorder, blurred vision, oculogyration; vertigo; tachycardia; diarrhoea; abnormal hepatic function, hepatitis; pruritus, rash, urticaria, angioedema, fixed-drug eruption, acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis; arthralgia; dysuria, enuresis, urinary retention; asthenia, malaise, oedema; increased wt.
Drug Interactions
Reduced alertness & impaired performance w/ alcohol or other CNS depressants.
ATC Classification
R06AE07 - cetirizine ; Belongs to the class of piperazine derivatives used as systemic antihistamines.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Zirin softgel cap 10 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 10's
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