Cetirizine 10mg Tablets

Cetirizine Tablets & Solution

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Product Information

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    Maximum per order: N/A

  • Pregnancy: Not suitable

    Breastfeeding: Not suitable

When you use Cetirizine to prevent or alleviate the symptoms of allergies, you can benefit from having a treatment that you can simply take on a once daily basis for fast, effective relief. Cetirizine will provide you with the relief you want from irritating and frustrating allergies. 

Cetirizine does not cause drowsiness for most people, so you should be able to take it without causing any disruption to your day. This product can be used on anyone aged six years or over and is ideal for seasonal as well as year-round allergy symptoms. Pet allergies, dust allergies, skin allergies, hay fever, and various other allergic reactions can be treated with Cetirizine, which is very easy to administer. 

Cetirizine 10mg Tablets:

Adults and children over 6 years: Take one tablet once daily.

Children under 6: Not suitable. Cetirizine Hydrochloride 5mg/5ml Oral Solution or Zirtek solution is recommended instead.

Please do not exceed the maximum daily dose of 1 tablet a day.

Cetirizine Solution:

Adults and children over 12 years of age: Two 5ml spoonfuls once daily.

Children aged between 6-12 years (for hay fever only): One 5ml spoonful (2.5ml) twice daily.

Children under 2 years of age: Not recommended

Please do not exceed the maximum daily dose of: 

Adults and children over 12: 10mls or two 5ml spoonfuls daily
Children aged 6 to 12 years of age: one 5ml spoonful daily

Not everyone will experience side effects when they take medication, however if you do they can include: 

Drowsiness, headache, dizziness, agitation, dry mouth or gastrointestinal discomfort.

If you are concerned about these effects, or if the product affects you in any other way, stop using it and talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

The active ingredient contained in Cetirizine Tablets is: Cetirizine 10mg.

Cetrizine Tablets also contains the following inactive ingredients to make up the complete product: 

Microcrystalline cellulose, lactose monohydrate, colloidal anhydrous silica, magnesium stearate.

The active ingredient contained in Cetirizine Solution is: Cetirizine Hydrochloride 5mg per 5 ml spoonful.

Cetirizine Solution also contains the following inactive ingredients to make up the complete product: 

Glycerol, propylene glycol, sorbitol, E216 & E218.

Reading the following warnings carefully will help to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product. 

  • The balance of risks versus rewards of any medication must be considered when you are pregnant or breast feeding. 
  • It is only recommend under a medical supervision. 
  • This includes if your are thinking of becoming pregnant too. 
  • Do not take if you are allergic or sensitive to any of the ingredients. 
  • This product should be avoided in people with kidney and liver condition without a medical consultation. 
  • Being a second generation antihistamine, cetirizine has a much lower chance of causing drowsiness but if it does effect you in this way then do not drive or operate any tools or machines. 
  • Avoid alcohol whilst taking these tablets as it may make the effects of alcohol worse (e.g. drowsiness and dizziness).

Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medicine and inform your doctor of medicines you are taking or intend to take.

UK ORDERS

We offer FREE standard tracked delivery on orders over £40.

The following delivery options are available:

  • Standard Tracked Delivery - 2/3 day delivery - £2.95
  • Express Tracked Delivery - 1/2 day delivery - £4.45
  • Special Delivery (Guaranteed before 1pm) - £8.95
  • Saturday Guaranteed before 1pm - £10.45

All our orders are sent out using Royal Mail. We always aim to dispatch all orders received before 4pm the same working day. Any orders received after 4pm or over the weekend will be dispatched the next working day. Orders will not be dispatched on weekends or bank holidays.

All orders can be fully tracked in your account.

We ensure all parcels are in plain packaging for discreet delivery of your medicines and pharmacy goods.

Deliveries containing pharmacy-only or prescription medicines may require a signature on receipt. 

Delivery is free for all NHS prescriptions.

Please note: Royal Mail do not deliver on Sundays or Bank Holidays - this should be taken into account when ordering. 

If you are not home to accept your delivery, a card should be left by the Royal Mail representative. This card will provide details of where you can collect the order or how to arrange re-delivery.

Should you be unable to collect your missed delivery or arrange for your medication to be redelivered by Royal Mail, the pharmacy can resend your medication to the same, or a different address provided it has been returned to us and this happens within a 30 day window.

Once a package has been shipped with Royal Mail we advise that you are bound to the terms and conditions of their use together with the terms and conditions contained herein.

You have the right to cancel your order up to the point when your treatment is dispatched. The pharmacist must destroy any medication within 30 days of it being returned, even un-opened boxes, so we are not able to offer refunds once your treatment has been dispatched.

 

REMOTE AREAS

Please be aware that Royal Mail Guaranteed services are not available to all customers in the UK, especially those that live in remote postcodes. Royal Mail advise customers of the following:

We deliver by 5.30pm the next working day in the following postcode areas:
AB30 - 39, 41 - 45, 51 - 56
GY9 Alderney (Channel Islands)
HS1, 3 - 9
IV21 - 28, 40 - 49, 51 - 56
KA27, 28
KW1 - 3, 5 - 15
KW16 Stromness Town only
PA20 (0&9)
PA28 - 38, 41 - 49, 76, 77
PH15, 17 - 26, 31 - 40, 49, 50
ZE1

 

We deliver within two working days by 5.30pm to the following postcodes areas:
GY1 Herm (Channel Islands)
GY9 Sark (Channel Islands)
GY10
HS2
PA60 - 75, 78
ZE2, 3

 

We deliver within three working days by 5.30pm to the following postcode areas:
KW16 - non-Town
KW17
PH30, 41 - 44

 

Please note: This applies to our 'Special Delivery' and 'Saturday Guaranteed' services.

 

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS

We are currently unable to ship orders outside of the UK.

We are unable to ship orders to mailing or forwarding houses for onwards shipping to locations outside of the UK.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Cetirizine?

    Cetirizine reduces histamine, a chemical naturally produced by the body which produces allergy symptoms such as sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose. Cetirizine also treats itching and swelling caused by hives.

  • How it works

    Cetirizine affects histamine receptors to block allergic responses and allergy symptoms. Cetirizine:

    Treats allergic reactions including perennial allergic rhinitis and chronic urticaria (hives).

    Helps control symptoms such as sneezing, watery eyes, itching and runny nose.

    Generally does not cause drowsiness

  • How long does it take to work?

    Cetirizine usually has an effect within 1 hour of taking the syrup.

  • How long does it last?

    ONE dose will last for 24 hours.

  • What if I take twice the dosage?

    A 10mg dose of Cetirizine is more effective than a 5mg dose. However, a 20mg dose gives no added effect.

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