A 49-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

how long can you take zyrtec (cetirizine)?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Richard Wasserman
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Zyrtec (cetirizine) use: Zyrtec (cetirizine) can be taken daily indefinitely, there are no long term side effects from accumulated drug.
Answered on Oct 1, 2020
4
4 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
About 1 hour: Onset of relief with zyrtec (cetirizine) is about 1 hour.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Effects of Zyrtec (cetirizine): The half-life of Cetirizine (the time it takes for your body to get rid of half of the drug) is about 8 hours. The vast majority should be gone withi ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: on the condition, some would take it for years, but if you need it for long, better run it by tour doctor, best wishes
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Zyrtec (cetirizine) : Zyrtec is a safe anti-histamine with a relatively good tract record in long term users. But note that all medications have side effects. However, some ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month