6 Months Supply Allacan Cetirizine Hayfever Allergy Tablets 30 x 6
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Yes, it's fine to take cetirizine together with some other hay fever treatments – for example, steroid nasal sprays (such as beclometasone (Beconase), Rhinocort Aqua and Flixonase Nasules) or eye drops. There might be a problem taking some herbal remedies and supplements alongside cetirizine, especially ones that cause sleepiness, a dry mouth, or make it difficult to pee. Allacan is used to treat people who have hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinitis), year round allergies such as dust or pet allergies (perennial allergic rhinitis) and urticaria (swelling, redness and itchiness of the skin)3.
Speak to a pharmacist if you have signs of dehydration, such as peeing less than usual or having dark, strong-smelling pee. Double blind controlled clinical trials comparing cetirizine to placebo or other antihistamines at the recommended dosage (10 mg daily for cetirizine), of which quantified safety data are available, included more than 3200 subjects exposed to cetirizine.
Adverse effects such as confusion, diarrhoea, dizziness, tiredness, headache, ailing, dilating (widening) of the pupil, itching, restlessness, sedation, somnolence, stupor, abnormal rapid heart rate, tremors and urinary retention have been reported. You could also ask your pharmacist for advice on other ways to help you remember to take your medicine. Some Benadryl products do not contain cetirizine, but a different antihistamine such as acrivastine. Allacan Cetirizine Hayfever Allergy Relief tablets contain the active ingredient cetirizine, a non-drowsy antihistamine that relives your symptoms of hayfever and allergy. You may need to take cetirizine for longer if you're taking it to prevent symptoms – for example, to stop hay fever when the pollen count is high.
In most respects, Cetirizine and Loratadine are similar, however, some people may find they respond better to one over another. In a six-week, placebo-controlled study of 186 patients with allergic rhinitis and concomitant mild to moderate asthma, cetirizine 10 mg once daily improved rhinitis symptoms and did not alter pulmonary function. For children between 1 to 2 years of age, your doctor will use their weight or age to work out the right dose.Take one 10mg cetirizine tablet once a day and try to take this at the same time each day, either in the morning OR in the evening. If this happens to you, do not drive a car, ride a bike, use tools or machinery until you do not feel tired anymore. No interactions having a noticeable impact have been observed between alcohol (at the blood level of 0. However, as it is the case with all antihistamines, it is recommended to avoid consumption of alcohol while taking this medicine.
Studies in healthy volunteers show that cetirizine, at doses of 5 and 10 mg strongly inhibits the wheal and flare reactions induced by very high concentrations of histamine into the skin, but the correlation with efficacy is not established. Cetirizine is also known as a non-drowsy antihistamine and it is much less likely to make you feel sleepy than some other antihistamines. Or you may need to take it regularly to prevent symptoms – for example, to stop hay fever during spring and summer. You can take cetirizine with or without food, but always take the tablets or capsules with a drink of water, milk or squash.About Allacan Allacan provides fast and effective 24-hour relief in adults from the annoying symptoms of hayfever and /or indoor allergies Sneezing Runny and blocked nose Red watery eyes Itchy nose Skin allergies Easy- to –take tablets suitable for adults and children aged 6+. Renal impairment: There are no data to document the efficacy/safety ratio in patients with renal impairment. The extent of bioavailability is similar when cetirizine is given as solutions, capsules or tablets. Cetirizine provides fast and effective 24-hour relief in adults from the annoying symptoms of hayfever and /or indoor allergies, sneezing, runny and blocked nose, red watery eyes, itchy nose, skin allergies. feeling dizzy – if cetirizine makes you feel dizzy when you stand up, try getting up very slowly or stay sitting down until you feel better.
Symptoms of an allergic (hypersensitivity) reaction include difficulty breathing, swelling of the face, neck, tongue or throat. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS Like all medicines, Cetirizine 10 mg tablets can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Patients on hemodialysis (creatinine clearance less than 7 ml/min) given a single oral 10 mg dose of cetirizine had a 3-fold increase in half-life and a 70 % decrease in clearance compared to normal.Cetirizine does not affect any type of contraception, including the combined pill and emergency contraception. Cetirizine 10 mg tablets contain lactose; if you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, please contact your doctor before taking this medicinal product. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you're unsure whether it's safe for you to drive while taking cetirizine. Although these antihistamines are good value, I certainly was NOT impressed that they arrived in cardboard envelope with none of the boxes made up, but just flat with the tablets sticking out as per attached photo. Allacan ® is used to treat people who have hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinitis), year round allergies such as dust or pet allergies (perennial allergic rhinitis) and urticaria (swelling, redness and itchiness of the skin) 3.