Cetrizet D

(10 Tablets in Strip)
-10+
Tablet
(1 Strip)
Rs. 3.90 / Tablet
Rs.39

SALT INFORMATION

Cetirizine(5mg)

INDICATORS

Pregnancy:B Lactation:L2 Lab:NA Food:NA

TYPICAL USAGE

Allergic rhinitis, ocular symptoms like redness, lacrimation and itching. Urticaria, dermographism, atopic eczema and contact dermatitis, acute allergic reactions due to drugs, foods, insect bites.

SIDE EFFECTS

Somnolence, insomnia, malaise, headache, dizziness, GI discomfort, dry mouth, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting; occasional hypersensitivity, epistaxis, pharyngitis, bronchospasm.

DRUG INTERACTION

Risk of increased INR and epistaxis when taken together with warfarin. CNS depressants and anticholinergics may potentiate CNS depression of cetirizine.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Cetirizine is a potent and highly selective antagonist of the peripheral histamine H1-receptor on effector cells in the GI tract, blood vessels and respiratory tract.

Pseudoephedrin(120mg)

INDICATORS

Pregnancy:C Lactation:L5 Lab:NA Food:NA

TYPICAL USAGE

Bronchospasm, Nasal congestion, Rhinitis, Upper respiratory tract infections.

SIDE EFFECTS

Drowsiness, Anorexia, Anxiety, Restlessness, Insomnia, Sleep disturbancesX, Dry mouth, Tremor.

DRUG INTERACTION

Increased risk of hypertension and arrhythmias if given with cardiac glycosides, quinidine or TCAs

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Pseudoephedrine is both an ?-and ?-adrenergic receptor agonist. It causes vasoconstriction via direct stimulation of ?-adrenergic receptors of the respiratory mucosa. It also directly stimulates ?-adrenergic receptors causing bronchial relaxation, increased heart rate and contractility.

SUBSTITUTES

    No substitutes found