Claritin® tablet contain loratadine; a tri-cyclic antihistamine with selective peripheral H1-receptor antagonistic activity; which is currently used for the relief of symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis; and urticaria and other dermatologic disorders.
Claritin® is a long-acting; non-sedating antihistamine
- For the relief of symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis (such as sneezing; nasal discharge and itching)
- Ocular itching and burning; urticaria and other dermatologic disorders
- Nasal and ocular signes and sympoms are relieved rapidly after oral adminsitration
- Comes in tablet and syrup
Take one tablet (10mg) once daily
Patients with liver impairment should be administered a lower initial dose because they may have reduced clearance of loratadine. Therefore; the following dosing is recommended: One half the recommended dose every day or the full recommended dose every other day.