A 32-year-old female asked:
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are there any side effects to taking zyrtec, (cetirizine) lysozyme, kaloba long term in children 2-4 years old?

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Dr. Howard Feinberg
36 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: There are side effects or potential side effects to all medications, supplements, vitamins, therapies, and life in general. A decision to use or not use any treatment is always a risk vs benefit analysis. You should discuss this with your children's doctor.
Answered on Dec 16, 2017
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