Loratidine Anti-allergy tablets contain the active substance Loratidine which belongs to a class of medicines called 'antihistamines'.
Loratidine Anti-allergy tablets help to reduce your allergy symptoms by stopping the effects of a substance called 'histamine', which is produced in the body when you are allergic to something.
Loratidine Alnti-allergy Tablets relieves symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis (for example, hay fever), such as sneezing, runny or itchy nose, and burning or itchy eyes in adults and children over the age of 6 years who weight more than 30kg.
Loratidine Anti-allergy Tablets may also be used to help relieve symptoms of urticaria (itching and redness) which is often known as hives or nettle rash.
The effect of Loratidine Anti-allergy Tablets will last a whole day and should help you to continue your normal daily activities and sleep.
You must talk to a doctor if you do not feel better or if you feel worse.
Please note that you must be in to sign for this delivery.
Adults and children over 6 years.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
For oral use
Adults and children 6 years and older who weigh more than 30kg (4st 7lb): Take 1 x tablet daily.
Children who weigh 30kg (4st 7lb) or less: Not recommended.
If you have severe liver problems your doctor or pharmacist may advise you to take the recommended amount every other day. If this applies to you follow their instructions.
Always take this medicine exactly as described.
Check with your doctor, pharmacist or nurse if you are not sure.
Hazards and Cautions
Before you take this product:
Do not exceed the stated dose.
Do not take Loratidine Anti-allergy Tablets if:
· You are allergic (hypersensitive) to Loratadine or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
· You are pregnant or breastfeeding
Talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse before taking Loratidine Anti-allergy Tablets if:
· You have liver disease
· You are scheduled to have any skin tests for allergies. Do not take Loratidine Anti-allergy Tablets for two days before having these tests. This is because it may affect the test results.
If any of the above apply to you (or you are not sure), talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse before taking this product.
If symptoms persist consult your doctor or pharmacist.
This product does not require any special storage conditions.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the blister after EXP.
The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.
Do not use this medicine if you notice any change in the appearance of the tablet.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.