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  ZELET
 Manufacturer Zee Laboratories
 Generic Loratadine
 Package/s Tablet 10 mg, (Rs. 50.00)
 About Loratadine Second Generation H1 Antagonist, Antihistamine. More details.....
 Dosage Oral- General dose- Adult- 10mg/day. Children (>6) - Same as adult. ....More details.....
 Pregnancy Use with caution
 Breast Feeding Contraindicated
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children NEONATES- Contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action Loratadine blocks one type of receptor for histamine (the H1 receptor) and thus prevents activation (activation releasing other chemicals which produc....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption- Rapidly absorbed after oral administration. Distribution-Widely distributed in the body.97% bound to the plasma proteins. Metabolism- Me....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction 1 - 3 hrs....More details.....
 DurationOfAction 24 hrs....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1. Headache 2. Dry mouth, nose, and throat 3. Drowsiness 4. Rapid heartbeat 5. Difficulty urinating 6. Vision problems 7. Dizz....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions Use with caution in patients with severe hepatic damage.....More details.....
 Indications 1. Allergic rhinitis (perennial and seasonal ) 2. Vasomotor rhinitis 3. Allergic conjunctivitis 4. Urticaria( mild, uncomplicated ) 5. Angioed....More details.....
 Interactions Macrolide antibiotics, ketoconazole, cimetidine, ranitidine and theophylline: Caution should be exerted while co-administration of these drugs which a....More details.....
 Storage Store it at room temperature and away from excess heat and moisture.....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Give symptomatic and supportive treatment. Induce emesis except in patients with impaired consciousness. Then administer activated charcoal to adsorb any remaining drug. Provide gastric lavage if emesis is contraindicated.....More details.....
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