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Cetirizine versus loratadine

Premium Questions

Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

My pollen allergy reaction this morning is overwhelming the 24 hour, 10mg cetirizine hydrochloride tablet I took yesterday at 5 PM. Can I take a 24 hour, 10mg loratadine tablet now (11 AM) for relief from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Parin N. Parmar MD

with loratadine (i havnt used this earlier but just read about it on the internet and spoke to a GP once)? 3 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parin N. Parmar ( Allergist and Immunologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I used Loratadine for allergies for about 5 years, but now it is not sufficient as I wake up ... out in a rash. Next tried Cetirizine hydrochloride and again broke out in a rash. Can you suggest ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

My daughter has has chicken pox she is 10 they have giving her loratadine for the itching but have said she only needs 5mg could i give her 10mg.I think 5mg is not enough as she is 10 and 5mg is 2 to 5 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

I take loratadine 10 mg to reduce stuffing my nose at night time. It helps. For how long can I continue taking the loratadine pills safely? Thank you, xxxxx ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Hi,what is the difference between claritin s, loratadine, ,zyrtec s cetirizine,, and Benadryl s Diphenhydramine?????? I have a sore throat, (took tylenl as needed)) and some coughing. Doctor said it was a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Cajetan MD

can I give my child Cetirizine HCL and then an hour later give her Childrens Loratadine Oral ..., for the Children s Loratadine 5mg/5ml seems to suit her itchy throat and sneezing. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Cajetan ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Prabhash Verma MD

tHANKS - i AM ON MY 3RD DAY OF PREDNISONE FOR HIVES, MY DAUGHTER SAID IT WOULD BE OK TO TAKE A 120MG OF LORATADINE AND A10 MG OFCETIRIZINE HYDROCHLORIDE. i AM NOW EXPERIENCING A RACING HEART . i AM ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prabhash Verma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

Hi My child (aged 12) was prescribed with loratadine by my GP over the phone for symptoms of enlarged Adenoids and i am not sure why. She has also been given a nasal spray. She does not have a runny ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shinas Hussain MD

I am 66 years old and my dr gave me loratadine for my allergies. When I first started taking it i notice a little blood when I wiped so I stopped and within two days the bleeding stopped. two days ago I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Ralf Von Seckendorff MD

Dear patient, once allergy is verified through skin test (prick test) the usual medication can be antihistaminics like cetirizin or loratadin as advised by your local doc. best regards

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,its antihistaminic,used for allergies

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

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