Currently, pharmacies have drops called Cetirizine Hexal. Other cetirizine-based drops:
Previously, Cetirizine Hexal was also produced in the form of tablets and syrup, analogues:
220 р. Average price online * 220 p. (drops)
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Instructions for use
- allergic rhinitis ;
- lacrimation and conjunctivitis of an allergic nature;
- urticaria and pruritus, triggered by an allergen;
- atopic dermatitis ;
- allergic dermatitis ;
- bronchial asthma ;
- Quincke swelling .
Dosage and administration
Cetirizine Hexal is taken regardless of the meal. The duration of treatment is from several days to several weeks.
|Patient category||Single dose||Frequency of admission per day|
|Children from 1 year to 2 years||5 drops||2 times|
|Children from 2 to 6 years old (weighing up to 30 kg)||10 drops||1 time in the evening|
|Children from 6 to 12 years old (weighing more than 30 kg)||10 drops||2 times|
|Teens and adults||20 drops||1 time in the evening|
|Patients with renal disease||age dosage to be halved||according to age|
The absolute contraindications to the use of Cetirizine Hexal are:
- individual intolerance to the components of the drug;
- severe forms of renal and hepatic failure;
- infant age up to 1 year.
Side effects when taking Cetirizine Hexal are rarely observed, mainly due to an overdose of the drug or unreasonably long-term use of the drug.
- headache and dizziness;
- weakness and fatigue;
- dry mouth;
- allergic skin reactions;
- difficulty breathing due to bronchospasm;
- sore throat;
- dyspeptic symptoms: nausea, vomiting, indigestion;
- nose bleed.
All side effects from taking the drug quickly pass after its cancellation.
Cetirizine dihydrochloride - 10 mg in 1 tablet
Excipients: lactose, microcrystalline cellulose, silicon dioxide, titanium dioxide, magnesium stearate
Regardless of the dosage form used, Cetirizine Hexal is rapidly absorbed in the gastrointestinal tract. At the same time, the absorption rate practically does not affect food intake - therefore, the intake of cetirizine does not need to be coordinated with the meal.
Within an hour after the drug enters the body, its concentration in the blood reaches its maximum. A pronounced therapeutic effect occurs after a few hours and continues throughout the day.
The active active ingredient cetirizine dihydrochloride enters the blood into the liver, where it breaks down into biologically neutral substances. Neither the liver nor other organs of the drug does not accumulate.
The drug is derived mainly by the kidneys in the urine.
You can not practice the simultaneous intake of cetirizine Hexal and alcohol-containing substances, since ethanol can enhance the toxic effect of cetirizine on the body.
It is not recommended to use cetirizine in combination with sedatives and the antibiotic Gentomicin.
Theophylline reduces the efficacy of cetirizine - therefore, the friendly administration of these two drugs is undesirable.
It is released without a prescription. Shelf life 3 years. Store at a temperature not exceeding 25 ° C.
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