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Drug Name:

XYZAL ALLERGY 24HR OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Levocetirizine dihydrochloride 5mg; tabs.

Company:
Chattem Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for XYZAL ALLERGY 24HR:

To relieve symptoms due to hay fever or other respiratory allergies.

Adults and Children:

<2yrs: not recommended. 2–5yrs: max 1.25mg (2.5mL) once daily in the PM. 6–11yrs: max 2.5mg (5mL) once daily in the PM. ≥12yrs: 2.5mg–5mg once daily in the PM based on symptom severity. Max: 5mg/day.

Contraindications:

Renal disease.

Warnings/Precautions:

Predisposing factors of urinary retention (eg, spinal cord lesion, prostatic hyperplasia). Discontinue if urinary retention occurs. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

Avoid alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers.

See Also:

CHILDREN'S XYZAL ALLERGY 24HR

Pharmacological Class:

Antihistamine.

Adverse Reactions:

Drowsiness; allergic reaction (discontinue if occurs).

Metabolism:

Hepatic (minimal).

Elimination:

Renal (primarily), fecal.

How Supplied:

Tabs—10, 35, 55, 80, 110; Soln—5oz

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