Clarityn Allergy 10mg 14 Tablets
Clarityn Allergy 10mg 14 Tablets
Clarityn Allergy 14 Tablets are taken to relieve allergic symptoms due to hay fever and other airborne allergies, such as house dust mites and pet allergies. It can also be taken for allergic skin conditions such as rash, itching and urticaria (hives).
- Contains antihistamine
- Combats hay fever symptoms
- Suitable for adults and children above 6 years of age
What exactly are Clarityn tablets?
Hayfever and allergy sufferers rejoice! Clarityn tablets are your solution for sneezing, runny nose, coughing, and itchy or watery eyes. Just pop one tablet a day to keep those pesky symptoms in check. It's a breeze!
How do Clarityn tablets provide relief?
Thanks to the anti-histamine, loratadine, Clarityn tablets work fast to block histamine in your body, preventing hayfever symptoms like sneezing, coughing, and itching before they start.
What happens during a hay fever attack?
When you have hay fever, your body releases histamine in response to allergens like pollen. This histamine then triggers symptoms like sneezing, coughing, and itching as your body tries to clear out the irritant.
Can I use Clarityn with other hayfever treatments?
Clarityn can be combined with some other hayfever remedies, such as nasal sprays and eye drops, but it's always best to check with your doctor or pharmacist before combining medications. This can help avoid unwanted side effects or interactions.
Can I take Clarityn with other medications?
If you're taking any other medication, whether prescription or not, it's important to consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking Clarityn. Certain medications can interact, causing side effects or reducing effectiveness.
Is Clarityn safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
Pregnant women should speak to their doctor or pharmacist before taking any medication, as it's best to avoid them during pregnancy if possible. Clarityn should not be taken while breastfeeding, as some of the active ingredients may pass to your baby in your breast milk.
Can I drive after taking Clarityn?
Typically, Clarityn does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. However, if you experience these or any other side effects that may affect your ability to drive, do not drive or operate machinery until you're sure it's safe.
How do I take Clarityn?
Adults and kids over 6 years old and weighing more than 30kg (4st 7lbs) should take one Clarityn tablet daily. Don't exceed the recommended dose!
Who is Clarityn not suitable for?
Clarityn is not recommended for children under 6 years old or weighing less than 30kg, and should not be used if you're allergic to loratadine or any other listed ingredients. Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using Clarityn if you have liver disease or are scheduled for allergy skin tests.
What are common side effects when taking Clarityn?
Like all medications, Clarityn can have side effects, but not everyone will experience them. Possible side effects include drowsiness, headaches, increased appetite, difficulty sleeping, nervousness/tiredness in children 2-12, severe allergic reaction, dizziness, convulsions, fast/irregular heartbeat, feeling sick, dry mouth, upset stomach, liver problems, hair loss, rash, tiredness, weight gain.
Each Tablet contains Loratadine 10mg Also contains Lactose
Usage and Instructions
Adults and children 6 years and older who weigh more than 30kg (4st 7lb):
Take one tablet, once daily.
If you have severe liver problems your doctor or pharmacist may advise you to take the recommended amount every other day. If this applies to you follow their instructions.
What is in Clarityn Allergy 14 Tablets?
Clarityn Allergy 14 Tablets is a non-drowsy antihistamine that contains an active ingredient called loratadine. When you have an allergic reaction, your body produces histamines. Loratadine blocks the receptors in your brain that react to this chemical to give you relief from allergy symptoms.
Do not give to children under 2 years or who weigh less than 30kg.
At the recommended dose, Clarityn Allergy 14 Tablets is not expected to cause you to be drowsy or less alert. However, very rarely some people experience drowsiness, which may affect their ability to drive or use machinery.
Do not take Clarityn Allergy 14 Tablets:
If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to loratadine or any of its other ingredients.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor or pharmacist:
If you have liver disease.
What are Clarityn Allergy 14 Tablets used for?
Clarityn Allergy 14 Tablets are great to use if you’re suffering from allergies caused by hay fever or other airborne allergens such as house dust mites and even pets. You can also take it for allergic skin reactions like rashes, itching and hives. If you’re not sure about whether Clarityn Allergy 14 Tablets is right for your symptoms, chat to our pharmacist who’ll offer expert advice.
This drug usually has no side effects. If you have any unusual effects, contact your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling, dizziness, trouble breathing.
If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.