Zinex

Zinex

cetirizine

Manufacturer:

Verheilen

Distributor:

PrimeDrug
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cetirizine diHCl
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic relief of allergy eg, hay fever & urticaria.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >6 yr 10 mg daily or 5 mg bid. Childn 2-6 yr 5 mg daily or 2.5 mg bid.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Avoid alcoholic drinks. Pregnancy. Premature infants & neonates. Elderly.
Special Precautions
Closed-angle glaucoma, urinary retention, prostatic hypertrophy or pyloroduodenal obstruction. Epilepsy, severe CV disorders, liver disorders. Concomitant use w/ phenothiazines. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
Adverse Reactions
Sedation, drowsiness to deep sleep, constipation & other GI disturbances (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea & epigastric pain). Hypersensitivity reactions. Photosensitivity.
ATC Classification
R06AE07 - cetirizine ; Belongs to the class of piperazine derivatives used as systemic antihistamines.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Zinex tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
100's
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