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ZYRTEC-D 12 HOUR
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Drug Name:

ZYRTEC-D 12 HOUR OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Cetirizine HCl 5mg, pseudoephedrine HCl 120mg; ext-rel tabs.

Company:
McNeil Consumer Healthcare

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ZYRTEC-D 12 HOUR:

Seasonal or perennial allergic rhinitis with nasal congestion.

Adult:

Swallow whole. 1 tab twice daily. Hepatic or renal impairment (CrCl ≤31mL/min): 1 tab once daily.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

Hydroxyzine sensitivity. Narrow-angle glaucoma. Urinary retention. Severe hypertension or coronary artery disease. During or within 14 days of MAOIs.

Warnings/Precautions:

Hypertension. Diabetes. Ischemic heart disease. Increased intraocular pressure. Hyperthyroidism. GI or GU obstruction. Seizure disorders. Elderly. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Pseudoephedrine: Antagonizes antihypertensives. Increased ectopic pacemaker activity with digitalis. Avoid other sympathomimetics, alcohol, other CNS depressants.

Pharmacological Class:

Antihistamine + sympathomimetic.

Adverse Reactions:

Insomnia, dry mouth, somnolence, dizziness; rarely: elevated liver enzymes.

How Supplied:

Tabs—12, 24

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