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Levocetirizine dihydrochloride tablets fight the effects of allergies, in particular allergic rhinitis (hay fever). You can buy both the branded Xyzal and the generic version, Levocetirizine, from our online pharmacy.
The active ingredient, Levocetirizine, eases symptoms by blocking histamine receptors. This prevents the release of other allergy-fighting chemicals and prevents the increase in blood flow to the affected area. In this way, Levocetirizine minimises the immune system’s reaction and frustrating allergy symptoms.
Adults should swallow one tablet a day, whole with plenty of water, before or after food.
You should take a tablet every day that you are exposed to an allergen. Therefore, if you suffer from hay fever, you can take a Levocetirizine tablet every day during hay fever season.
Levocetirizine may cause drowsiness in a small number of people. In general, it is considered a non-drowsy antihistamine.
Allergic rhinitis is a common condition, affecting up to 20 percent of the UK population. It results from an overactive immune system which incorrectly interprets allergens as a threat to the body. Common allergens that aggravate the condition include dust mites, pollen and animal dander. In response to these allergens, the immune system releases histamine to destroy them. This produces symptoms of allergies, due to an increased blood flow to the nasal passages which causes inflammation, congestion and itch.
Anyone can develop allergic rhinitis and there is no cure. Those with the condition are more likely to develop other health issues such as sinusitis, middle ear infections, and nasal polyps. It can also cause sleep difficulties and may disrupt day-to-day activities. Those with allergic rhinitis should try to avoid the allergens that trigger symptoms. Regular nasal cleaning with a salt water solution can ease symptoms by removing allergens lodged in the nasal passages.
There are some non-medicinal methods to help combat hay fever symptoms. Some of these may include:
There is an extremely large range of OTC (over the counter) products you can purchase in any pharmacy, these vary from tablets to nasal sprays and also eye drops. You should try these before moving onto a prescription only medicine.
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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
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.
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
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
KW1 - 3, 5 - 15
KW16 Stromness Town only
PA28 - 38, 41 - 49, 76, 77
PH15, 17 - 26, 31 - 40, 49, 50
We deliver within two working days by 5.30pm to the following postcodes areas:
GY1 Herm (Channel Islands)
GY9 Sark (Channel Islands)
PA60 - 75, 78
We deliver within three working days by 5.30pm to the following postcode areas:
KW16 - non-Town
PH30, 41 - 44
Please note: This applies to our 'Special Delivery' and 'Saturday Guaranteed' services.
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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