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Neoclarityn 5mg Tablets

Neoclarityn 5mg Tablets

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About Neoclarityn 5mg Tablets

Is your nose itchy or streaming and you cannot stop sneezing? Are hayfever and allergies driving you mad? Neoclarityn gets to work quickly to provide you with relief from your symptoms all day long.

You can buy Neoclarityn 5 mg tablets online, from The Independent Pharmacy, on prescription. All you need to do is complete our quick online consultation so we can make sure Neoclarityn is the best medication for you.

  • Suitable for pregnancy?no
  • Suitable for breastfeeding?no
  • Suitable for age:18 years +
  • Maximum per order:3
  • Consultation required?Yes
    This treatment requires an online consultation for review by our medical team. The decision to supply the specific treatment and quantity requested will be based on whether our medical team are satisfied that it will be safe, appropriate, and effective.

Neoclarityn Summary

Type of medicineAntihistamine
Works byBlocks the effects of histamines
Active ingredientDesloratadine
Effective within30 minutes
Pack size30 tablets
Strength5mg
Common side effectsHeadache, dry mouth, fatigue
ManufacturerOrganon Pharma (UK) Limited
GenericNo
Use with alcoholAvoid

Neoclarityn Information

  • What is Neoclarityn and what is it used for?

    Neoclarityn is a second-generation antihistamine medication used primarily to relieve symptoms of allergies. It is an active metabolite of loratadine, which means that is is more effective and has fewer side effects than loratadine.

    Neoclarityn provides relief from these symptoms by reducing the allergic response, but it does not cure the underlying allergy.

    • Seasonal allergic rhinitis (hay fever) - Symptoms caused by allergens such as pollen, mold, or dust mites.
    • Perennial allergic rhinitis - Similar symptoms to seasonal allergic rhinitis but occurring year-round due to indoor allergens.
    • Chronic idiopathic urticaria - Long-term hives or itching without a known cause.

    It is available in various forms including tablets, oral solutions, and disintegrating tablets. Dosage and administration should be followed as per the recommendation of a healthcare provider.

    What is allergic rhinitis?

    Allergic rhinitis, commonly known as hay fever, is an allergic reaction that occurs when your immune system overreacts to allergens in the air. These allergens can include pollen, dust mites, pet dander, mold spores, and certain foods. When you come into contact with these allergens, your immune system releases histamine and other chemicals, leading to inflammation of the nasal passages, throat, and eyes.

    The symptoms of allergic rhinitis can vary in severity and may include:

    1. Sneezing
    2. Runny or stuffy nose
    3. Itchy nose, throat, and eyes
    4. Watery eyes
    5. Nasal congestion
    6. Postnasal drip
    7. Coughing
    8. Fatigue

    Allergic rhinitis can be seasonal, occurring during specific times of the year when certain allergens are prevalent, such as during pollen seasons. It can also be perennial, persisting throughout the year due to indoor allergens like dust mites, pet dander, or mold.

    Diagnosis of allergic rhinitis is usually based on medical history, physical examination, and allergy testing, which may include skin prick tests or blood tests to identify specific allergens.

    Treatment for allergic rhinitis typically involves avoiding allergens when possible and using medications to alleviate symptoms. This can include antihistamines, nasal corticosteroids, decongestants, and allergy shots (immunotherapy) for severe or persistent cases. Lifestyle changes, such as using air purifiers, keeping indoor spaces clean, and minimizing exposure to known allergens, can also help manage symptoms.

    How does Neoclarityn work?

    Neoclarityn works by blocking the action of histamine, a substance in the body that causes allergic symptoms like itching, sneezing, runny nose, and watery eyes. It is used to treat various allergic conditions including:

    Alternative Treatments

    There are several alternative treatments to desloratadine for managing allergic rhinitis and other allergic conditions. These alternatives may be used alone or in combination with each other, depending on the severity of symptoms and individual preferences. Some common alternatives include:

    1. Other Antihistamines: There are several other antihistamine medications available over-the-counter or by prescription, such as cetirizine (Zyrtec), loratadine (Claritin), fexofenadine (Telfast), and levocetirizine. These medications work similarly to desloratadine by blocking the effects of histamine and can provide relief from allergy symptoms.
    2. Nasal Corticosteroids: Nasal corticosteroid sprays, such as fluticasone (Flonase), budesonide (Rhinocort), and mometasone (Nasonex), are commonly used to reduce inflammation in the nasal passages and relieve symptoms like congestion, sneezing, and runny nose. These medications are available by prescription and are often considered first-line treatment for moderate to severe allergic rhinitis.
    3. Decongestants: Decongestant medications, such as pseudoephedrine (Sudafed) and phenylephrine, can help alleviate nasal congestion by shrinking swollen blood vessels in the nasal passages. These medications are available over-the-counter in oral or nasal spray forms, but they should be used with caution and for short periods to avoid rebound congestion and other side effects.
    4. Nasal Saline Irrigation: Nasal saline irrigation, also known as nasal saline wash or nasal douche, involves rinsing the nasal passages with a saline solution to remove allergens, irritants, and mucus. This can help reduce nasal congestion and improve breathing. Nasal saline irrigation can be done using a neti pot, squeeze bottle, or nasal irrigation device and is generally safe and well-tolerated.

    It's important to note that the choice of treatment should be based on individual factors such as the severity of symptoms, underlying health conditions, medication tolerance, and personal preferences. Consulting with a healthcare provider is recommended to determine the most appropriate treatment plan for managing allergic rhinitis.

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  • Neoclarityn dosage

    Take one 5mg tablet each day, ideally at a similar time each day. Swallow the tablet whole with a sip of water, before or after a meal.

    Neoclarityn is most effective if taken every day. If you miss a dose, do not double your next dose to compensate.

  • Neoclarityn ingredients

    The active ingredient contained in Neoclarityn is: Desloratadine 5mg.

    Tablet core: calcium hydrogen phosphate dihydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, maize starch, talc

    Tablet coating: film coat (containing lactose monohydrate, hypromellose, titanium dioxide, macrogol 400, indigotin (E132)), clear coat (containing hypromellose, macrogol 400), carnauba wax, white wax.

  • Neoclarityn side effects

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

    • Headache
    • Dry mouth
    • Fatigue

    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.

  • Neoclarityn warnings

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

    • Neoclarityn is unsuitable for you if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.
    • It may be unsuitable for you if you have impaired kidney function.

    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.


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