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Levocetrizen 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Levocetrizen 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By LEEFORD HEALTHCARE LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
24.50*
MRP 35.00
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Levocetrizen 5 MG Description

Levocetrizen 5 tablet is an anti-allergic medicine. It is used in the treatment of the symptoms of allergic rhinitis such as runny and stuffy nose, blockage in airways, sneezing, itching, watery eyes

, and other allergic symptoms. Allergic rhinitis is an allergic response to allergy-producing substances like pollen, dust, or mould. It causes irritation in the nose/throat and symptoms like sneezing, wheezing, etc. Levocetrizen 5 tablet contains levocetirizine as its active medicine. It works by blocking the production of chemicals responsible for producing symptoms of allergy. Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as recommended by your doctor. Do not take more than the prescribed dose. Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any of its components. You should be cautious while driving after taking Levocetrizen 5 tablet as it may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Before starting this medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding, and about your complete medical history. Also, inform the doctor about all other medicines and supplements you take.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹24.50
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ContainsLevocetirizine(5.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic rhinitis
Side effectsHeadache, sleepiness, tiredness
TherapyANTI-ALLERGIC
molecules
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uses

Uses of Levocetrizen 5 MG

Levocetrizen 5 tablet is used to treat symptoms of allergic rhinitis such as runny and stuffy nose, blockage in airways, sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and other allergic symptoms.
contraindications

Contraindications of Levocetrizen 5 MG

  • If you are allergic to levocetirizine or any other ingredient of Levocetrizen 5 tablet.
  • If you have any liver disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Levocetrizen 5 MG

  • Dry mouth
  • Headache
  • Sleepiness
  • Tiredness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Levocetrizen 5 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Levocetrizen 5 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available on the effect of Levocetrizen 5 tablet in pregnant women. Hence, do not take this medicine unless prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Levocetrizen 5 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Levocetrizen 5 tablet may pass into human breast milk. Therefore, it is advised not to take this medicine while breastfeeding unless recommended by the doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Levocetrizen 5 tablet?
A:
Levocetrizen 5 tablet may cause drowsiness, tiredness, and sleepiness. If you experience any of these effects after taking this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Levocetrizen 5 tablet?
A:
It is advised to avoid alcohol consumption during the treatment with Levocetrizen 5 tablet, as it might alter your alertness. Do not drink alcohol if you are taking any medicines for sleeplessness, as the side effects may worsen.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney problems or urinary retention problems.
  • You are suffering from fits (epilepsy).
  • You experience certain skin reactions like swelling, itching, and redness immediately after you stop taking this medicine.
  • You are going to take an allergic skin test, as it may interfere with the diagnosis.
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Mode of Action of Levocetrizen 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Histamine is a substance produced in our body in case of allergies and is responsible for itching, runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes, and other allergic symptoms. Levocetrizen 5 tablet works by blocki...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Levocetrizen 5 MG

  • Take Levocetrizen 5 tablet exactly as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a sufficient amount of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • Do not take more than the prescribed dose.
interactions

Interactions of Levocetrizen 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Levocetrizen 5 tablet works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Medications that may interact with Levocetrizen 5 tablet are theophylline (used to treat symptoms of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) and ritonavir (used to treat HIV).
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Levocetrizen 5 MG

  • Store Levocetrizen 5 tablet at room temperature and away from excessive heat and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Levocetrizen 5 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Levocetrizen 5 tablet may include dizziness, nausea, rash or severe allergic reactions. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, inform your doctor immediately or...
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Missed a Dose

  • If you have missed any dose of Levocetrizen 5 tablet, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Does Levocetrizen 5 tablet make you tired and drowsy?

A: Levocetrizen 5 tablet can make you feel tired and sleepy. If you experience any of these effects after taking this medicine, then it is advised to avoid driving, operating machinery, or performing any other tasks that require mental alertness.

Q: Can I stop taking Levocetrizen 5 tablet if symptoms of allergy go away?

A: No, you should take Levocetrizen 5 tablet for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Stopping this medicine in between the treatment may revert the allergic symptoms.

Q: Is Levocetrizen 5 an antibiotic?

A: No, Levocetrizen 5 tablet is an anti-allergic medicine. It is used for symptomatic relief from allergic conditions and rhinitis.

Q: Can I take Levocetrizen 5 during an asthma attack?

A: No, Levocetrizen 5 tablet will not help in an acute attack of asthma. It is advised to take appropriate rescue medicine like inhalers given by your doctor during an asthma attack.
Product Details
Brand
LEVOCETRIZEN
Expires on or After
30/03/2025
Last Updated on: 26 Jul 2023 | 05:48 PM (IST)

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