Generic Name : Loratadine
Product Description : Claritin? gives you less drowsy, 24-hour relief from allergy symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, itchy eyes, and itchy skin.
Key Claims/ Benefits :
- Provides 24-hour relief
- Less Drowsy
Ingredients / Formulation : Each 5ml syrup contains 5 mg Loratadine
Indications : For the relief of symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis, such as sneezing, nasal discharge (rhinorrhea) and itching, as well as ocular itching and burning, urticaria and other dermatologic disorders.
Dosing and Administration :
For adults and children over 12 years old: two teaspoonfuls (10ml) once daily.
For children 2 to 12 years old:
- Body weight >30kg ? two teaspoonfuls (10ml) once daily.
- Body weight<30kg ? one teaspoonful (10ml) once daily.
For children 1 to 2 years old: one-half teaspoonful (2.5ml) once daily
Safety Warnings: Patients with liver impairment should be administered a lower initial dose because they may have reduced clearance of Loratadine. Therefore, the following dosing is recommended: One half the recommended dose every day or the full recommended dose every other day.
Storage Condition : Store below 30?C. Protect from excessive moisture.