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Cetirizine 2hcl 10 Mg
10 mgms.sufficient: 10 mgms. Is the 24 hour dose....15 mgms. Is above the recommended dosage. ...Read more
I took a 10 mg tablet this morning mistaking it for zyrtec (cetirizine). What can I do to counteract this drug? I need to be awake and mostly sober.
Vague: The question was pretty vague and not clearly stated with missing information. ...Read more
Zyrtec-D When is the best time I took at at 11 am yesterday went to bed at 10 but had me up all night?
Try with: Breakfast. Should be out if your system but bedtime ...Read more
I took 10 mg. Zyrtec (cetirizine) about 7 hours ago and wonder if I can take a dose of NyQuil before going to bed.
YES: however the use of both products should not exceed the doses you are using and you may have increased sedation. ...Read more
Is it OK to take two (10 MG) Zyrtec per day? It immensely improves my breathing, but I don't want any bad side effects. Thank you.
Zyrtec (cetirizine) is only effective for 10 hours for me. Is there any other medication I can take at night to help my allrrgies along with zyrtec (cetirizine) in the morning?
More zyrtec (cetirizine) for nose: zyrtec (cetirizine) can be taken safely more than the package states . It can cause some drowsiness in about 13% of people; that's why the low dose of ten mg is recommended . The simplest answer to your problem is to simply take another zyrtec (cetirizine) at night, if your morning dose doesn't last all day . ...Read more
Same and different: Both one and same thing antihitamine once a day pill generic vs no generic, both over the counter. Should be taken at night as it can make you sleepy. Try not to take every day every pill has side effects. ...Read more
Allergies and hives:
Zyrtec (cetirizine) is a new generation antihistamine that is FDA approved for relieving the symptoms of ::
Seasonal Allergic rhinitis (hay fever) from pollen in patients over 2 years old
Perennial allergic rhinitis: year round allergies in patients over 6 months old
Chronic Urticaria (hives) in those over 6 months old
It has been shown to prevent itching and decrease size of mosquito bites! ...Read more
Yes with caution: If zyrtec (cetirizine) is needed every day to control symptoms for more than a week or two , a patient needs evaluation as possibly there is a chronic allergic disorder that needs more study, may be another medication needs to be prescribed, some patients are taking zyretc or other antihistamines for extended periods under medical supervision. ...Read more
Overdose: As with any medication, it is possible to overdose on zyrtec (cetirizine). While symptoms will vary, based on certain factors, reported symptoms include restlessness, irritability, and drowsiness. If you believe you have taken a zyrtec overdose, please contact poison control or go to the nearest emergency department. Treatment may involve pumping the stomach or treating any symptoms that occur as a result of the overdose. ...Read more