A 29-year-old member asked:
what dosage of otc zyrtec (cetirizine) should a 12 year old child be on?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Gary Steven answered
30 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Varies: The correct dose of a medication is "enough." antihistamines are safe, so you don't have to worry as long as you stay in the recommendations. The 5mg tablet is great if it works, but he's old enough to tolerate the 10mg tablet if it doesn't.
Answered on Jul 5, 2012
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