Alnix Tablet

Alnix Tablet

cetirizine

Manufacturer:

Amherst Lab

Distributor:

UNILAB, Inc
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cetirizine diHCl
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic relief of allergic rhinitis eg, sneezing; runny, itchy nose; itchy, watery eyes; allergic conjunctivitis; skin symptoms of allergy eg, itch & rash.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 1 tab once daily. Childn 6-12 yr ½ tab bid or 1 tab once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Kidney or liver disease. Exercise caution when engaging in activities requiring mental alertness.
Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness/sleepiness, sore throat, headache, nausea. Adult & childn ≥12 yr: Excessive tiredness, dry mouth, dizziness. Childn 6-11 yr: Stomach pain, coughing, diarrhea, bronchospasm, epistaxis, vomiting.
Drug Interactions
Increased toxicity w/ alcohol, medicines for anxiety or sleep disorder (eg, alprazolam, diazepam, chlordiazepoxide, temazepam, triazolam), medicines for depression (eg, amitriptyline, doxepin, nortriptyline, fluoxetine, sertraline, paroxetine), other cold or allergy medicines, or any other medicines that cause drowsiness, sleepiness & relaxation.
ATC Classification
R06AE07 - cetirizine ; Belongs to the class of piperazine derivatives used as systemic antihistamines.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Alnix Tablet 10 mg
Packing/Price
100's
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