Lecet 5mg tablet is an antiallergic medicine used in allergic conditions such as common cold, allergic rhinitis (running nose), urticaria, insect bite and hives. It is also useful to treat symptoms such as allergy due to dust, pet allergies and insect bite. Allergic symptoms appear due to the production of a chemical in the body, namely Histamine. Lecet 5mg tablet contains Levocetirizine that works by blocking the actions of Histamine. Do not use this medicine if you are allergic to Levocetirizine. Avoid driving and handling heavy machinery, as this medicine might make you dizzy. Lecet 5mg tablet should be consumed in the correct dose and for the exact duration as prescribed by your doctor....
Q: How long does it take for Lecet 5mg tablet to work?
A: You can see the improvement within an hour of taking Lecet 5mg tablet. However, it may take some time to notice the full benefits.
Q: Does Lecet 5mg tablet make you tired and drowsy?
A: Yes, Lecet 5mg tablet can make you tired, sleepy and weak.
Q: How long should I continue taking Lecet 5mg tablet?
A: The duration of the medicine depends upon the condition for which you are taking Lecet 5mg tablet. You may have to take this medicine for a longer duration if you are using it to treat symptoms of chronic urticaria or chronic allergic rhinitis (inflammation of the nose). Consult with your doctor if you are not sure about the duration of using this medicine.
Q: Can I take Lecet 5mg tablet along with paracetamol?
A: Yes, Lecet 5mg tablet can be taken along with paracetamol as no interaction is found between these two. Consult your doctor before taking it.