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Cetirizine dihydrochloride 10 mg

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Allergy and Immunology 33 years experience
Antihistamine: Cetirizine is marketed as zyrtec (cetirizine) and is a new generation antihistamine. It is approved for the treatment of seasonal and perennial aller... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Overholt
Allergy and Immunology 26 years experience
Cetirizine FTW: Most allergists would recommend cetirizine. It is more effective at controlling symptoms than loratidine. Cetirizine does make 10-15% of people slee... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Yes: Stop the pill and call your doctor.If the swelling is worsening or you have any throat symptoms such as problems in breathing go immediately to the em... Read More
Dr. Stanley Berger
Cardiology 33 years experience
Allergic Reaction: Stop taking the Losartan! This reaction may be a form of angioedema, seen with ACE-inhibitors and less often with angiotensin receptor blocker medic... Read More
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Yes: They are both antihistamines but the chlorpheniramine is a broad spectrum sedating one and cetirizine is a narrow non-sedating one. They are meant t... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
OK: Many people who tolerate 5 mg of Norvasc (amlodipine) have side effects on 10 mg. If the cetirizine works for you, that's a good solution, but underst... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenthal
Allergy and Immunology 21 years experience
Zyrtec (cetirizine) = Cetirizine: Zyrtec (cetirizine) is a long action, non-sedating antihistamine. It works well for many people. It functions by blocking histamine release from cel... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenthal
Allergy and Immunology 21 years experience
Not advised: Zytrtec is fda approved for only once a day dosing. See an allergist for additional symptom relief.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Jacobson
Allergy and Immunology 31 years experience
Try other forms: It should not be a problem, although you can purchase Zytec in 5mg tablets or use Zyrtec (cetirizine) liquid 1 teaspoon to get to the same 5mg dose.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 51 years experience
10 mgms.sufficient: 10 mgms. Is the 24 hour dose....15 mgms. Is above the recommended dosage.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Likely nothing: Doses of up to 20 mg of zyrtec (cetirizine) per day for the treatment of urticaria, have been well studied to be safe.

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