Ricam 10 Mg Tablet
Indications / Uses
Tab: Prophylactic & symptomatic treatment of perennial & seasonal allergic reactions, vasomotor rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis due to inhaled allergens. Syr: Symptomatic treatment of seasonal & perennial allergic rhinitis & urticaria of allergic origin.
Dosage / Direction for Use
Adult & adolescent 5-10 mg once a day. Max: 10 mg once a day.
Children ?6 yr 5 or 10 mg once a day, 2-6 yr 2.5 mg once a day. Max: 5 mg given as 5 mg once a day or 2.5 mg 12 hrly.
May be taken with or without food.
Pregnancy & lactation. Tab: Hepatic & renal function impairment. Bladder neck obstruction, prostatic hypertrophy, urinary retention & glaucoma. Newborn & premature infants. Childn ? 6 yr w/ renal or hepatic dysfunction. Syr: Hypersensitivity to hydroxyzine or to any piperazine derivatives. Severe renal impairment (CrCl <10 mL/min). Rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption.
Tab: Sensitivity to other antihistamines. Elderly. Syr: Patients w/ epilepsy & those at risk of convulsion. Concurrent use w/ alcohol & other CNS depressants. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
This product requires no prescription.