Fast relief of hayfever and allergy symptoms
Suitable for Adults and children 2 years and over
Active ingredient: Cetirizine Hydrochloride 5 mg/5 ml Oral Solution
Looking for a powerful, yet gentle way to relieve your allergy symptoms? Look no further than Cetirizine Oral Solution. This quick-dissolving solution is ideal for those who are sensitive to pills, children over 2 years or have difficulty swallowing. Cetirizine Hydrochloride Oral Solution provides fast, effective relief from hayfever and other allergies, so you can get back to enjoying your life.
Cetirizine Hydrochloride Oral Solution is non-drowsy, so you can take it during the day without worrying about feeling groggy. It’s also safe for children over the age of 2 years, making it a great option for families. With just a few drops, you’ll be on your way to
Cetirizine Hydrochloride Oral Solution is used to relieve the symptoms of hayfever and other allergies such as pet or dust mite allergies and skin allergies(e.g. rash or hives) in adults and children over the age of 2 years.
Symptoms may include:
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, suspect you are pregnant or breast-feeding
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The price of Cetirizine Oral Solution is £14.50
You can buy Cetirizine Oral Solution at Dock Pharmacy Essex UK, UK Online Pharmacy.
Cetirizine Oral Solution is available to buy over the counter. You do not need a prescription to buy Cetirizine Oral Solution but you might be asked some questions about your medical health when you add it to your basket.
128 Dock Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7BJ
1 teaspoonful (5 mL) or 2 teaspoonfuls (10 mL) once daily depending upon the severity of symptoms; do not take more than 2 teaspoonfuls (10 mL) in 24 hours.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, Cetirizine Hydrochloride can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. The following side effect are rare or very rare, but you must stop taking the medicine and speak to your doctor immediately if you notice these symptoms: • Allergic reactions, including severe reactions and angioedema (serious allergic reaction which causes swelling of the face or throat). These reactions may start soon after you first take the medicine, or might start later. The following side effects have also been reported. Common side effects (may affect up to 1 in 10 people) • Somnolence (sleepiness) • Pharyngitis, rhinitis (in children) • Diarrhoea, nausea, dry mouth • Dizziness, headache • Fatigue Uncommon side effects (may affect up to 1 in 100 people) • Agitation • Paresthesia (abnormal feelings of the skin) • Abdominal pain • Pruritus (itchy skin), rash • Asthenia (extreme fatigue), malaise Rare side effects (may affect up to 1 in 1000 people) • Allergic reactions, some severe (very rare) • Depression, hallucination, aggression, confusion, insomnia • Convulsions • Tachycardia (heart beating too fast) • Liver function abnormal • Urticaria (hives) • Oedema (swelling) • Weight increased Very rare side effects (may affect up to 1 in 10,000 people) • Thrombocytopenia (low levels of blood platelets) • Tics (habit spasm) • Syncope, dyskinesia (involuntary movements), dystonia (abnormal prolonged muscular contractions), tremor, dysgeusia (altered taste) • Blurred vision, accommodation disorder (difficulty focusing), oculogyration (eyes having uncontrolled circular movements) • Angioedema (serious allergic reaction which causes swelling of the face or throat), fixed drug eruption • Abnormal elimination of urine (bed wetting, pain and/or difficulty passing water) Not known (frequency cannot be estimated from the available data) • Increased appetite • Suicidal ideation (recurring thoughts of or preoccupation with suicide), nightmare • Amnesia, memory impairment • Vertigo (sensation of rotation or movement) • Urinary retention (inability to completely empty the urinary bladder) • Pruritus (intense itching) and/or urticaria upon discontinuation • Joint pain • Rash with blisters containing pus • Hepatitis (inflammation of the liver) Reporting of side effects If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard or search for MHRA Yellow Card in the Google Play or Apple App Store. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
Cetirizine Hydrochloride 5 mg/5 ml Oral Solution
BEFORE YOU TAKE CETIRIZINE Oral Solution
DO NOT TAKE Cetirizine Hydrochloride if you: • are allergic to cetirizine hydrochloride, hydroxyzine or any of the other ingredients of Cetirizine Hydrochloride, or to any piperazine derivatives (see Section 6 and end of Section 2). • are breast-feeding, as cetirizine hydrochloride can pass into breast milk. • have severe kidney failure (creatinine clearance less than 10 ml/min). Take special care with Cetirizine Hydrochloride if: • you have kidney problems. Your dose should be adjusted as recommended by a doctor. • you have problems passing urine (like spinal cord problems or prostate or bladder problems), ask your doctor for advice. • you are pregnant. • you suffer from epilepsy or are at risk of convulsions. • you have hereditary intolerance to some sugars. • your symptoms persist, you should get advice from your doctor or pharmacist. • you are due to have an allergy test, as this medicine may affect your allergy test result. Taking other medicines Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. Especially tell your doctor if you are taking: • theophylline which is taken for some heart conditions or breathing disorders like asthma or bronchitis. • central nervous system depressants e.g. barbiturates which are used as sedatives or anaesthetics. Taking Cetirizine Hydrochloride with food and drink Food does not affect absorption of Cetirizine Hydrochloride. You must avoid alcohol consumption while you are taking this medicine, as with all antihistamine medicines. Pregnancy and breast-feeding Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine during pregnancy. • Do not take Cetirizine Hydrochloride if you are breast-feeding. • Only take this medicine during pregnancy if advised to do so by your doctor. Cetirizine passes into breast milk. A risk of side effects in breastfed infants cannot be excluded. Therefore, you should not take Cetirizine Hydrochloride during breast-feeding unless you have contacted a doctor. Driving and using machines Cetirizine Hydrochloride does not usually cause drowsiness at the recommended dose. However, individuals react differently, so do not drive or operate machinery until you know how it affects you. Important information about some of the ingredients of Cetirizine Hydrochloride Cetirizine hydrochloride contains: • sorbitol (E420): this medicine contains 4500 mg sorbitol per 10 ml dose which is equivalent to 450 mg/ml. Sorbitol is a source of fructose. If your doctor has told you that you (or your child) have an intolerance to some sugars or if you have been diagnosed with hereditary fructose intolerance (HFI), a rare genetic disorder in which a person cannot break down fructose, talk to your doctor before you (or your child) take or receive this medicine. Sorbitol may cause gastrointestinal discomfort and mild laxative effect. • propylene glycol: this medicine contains 501.52 mg propylene glycol per 10 ml dose which is equivalent to 50.15 mg/ml. • methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E218) and propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E216) which may cause allergic reactions (possibly delayed). • sodium: this medicine contains less than 1 mmol sodium (23 mg) per 10 ml, that is to say essentially ‘sodium-free’. • ethanol: this medicine contains 0.0525 mg of alcohol (ethanol) in each 10 ml which is equivalent to 0.00065625 v/v%. The amount in 10 ml of this medicine is equivalent to less than 1 ml beer or 1 ml wine. The small amount of alcohol in this medicine will not have any noticeable effects.
How to Store
Keep out of the sight and reach of children, and do not store above 25˚C. Do not use Cetirizine Hydrochloride after the expiry date which is stated on the label. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Use within 6 months after opening. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.
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