Xyzal. 5 mg. 7 tablets
For the treatment of the disease symptoms (the symptoms) associated with allergic.
Xyzal. 5 mg. 7 tablets
Xyzal WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
Antiallergic (Antihistamines for systemic use).
For the treatment of the disease symptoms (the symptoms) associated with allergic conditions such as:
allergic rhinitis (including persistent allergic rhinitis);
chronic hives of unknown origin (chronic idiopathic urticaria).
2. BEFORE YOU TAKE Xyzal
Do not take ksizal
if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to levotsetirizinov dihydrochloride to other antihistamines or any of the other ingredients of ksizal (see "What does ksizal");
if you have a severe impairment of renal activity (severe renal insufficiency and creatinine clearance below 10 ml / min).
Take special care with ksizal
Not recommended for use ksizal in children under 6 years of age, as film-coated tablets do not allow dose adjustment.
Using other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Taking ksizal with food and drink
Caution should be exercised with concomitant administration of ksizal and alcohol.
In susceptible patients, concomitant administration of cetirizine or levocetirizine with alcohol or other drugs acting on the central nervous system, it is possible to influence. However, data from cetirizine does not show an increase in the effects of alcohol.
Ksizal can be taken with or without food.
Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine.
As with other drugs, use of ksizal during pregnancy should be avoided. Occasional use by pregnant women should not lead to damage to the fetus, but the use of the drug should be discontinued. Ksizal is contraindicated in nursing mothers as the racemate (cetirizine) are excreted in human milk.
Driving and using machines
Some patients use ksizal may experience sleepiness, fatigue and exhaustion. If you intend to drive, engage in potentially hazardous activities or operate machinery, we strongly recommend you to wait to determine the effects of the drug. Survey was conducted in healthy subjects, after the use of levocetirizine in recommended dose, did not detect disturbance in attention, reaction and ability to drive.
Important information about some of the ingredients of ksizal
These tablets contain lactose. If your doctor has told you that you have an intolerance to some sugars, you should contact your doctor before taking the tablets.
3. HOW TO TAKE Xyzal
Always take ksizal exactly as your doctor tells you. If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
The usual dose for adults and children over age 6 is 1 tablet daily.
Patients with impaired renal function should take a lower dose appropriate for the severity of renal disease. In children, the dosage should be adjusted according to weight.
Patients with hepatic impairment should not take prescribed dose.
Patients with impaired renal and hepatic function should be given a lower dose, depending on the degree of renal disease. In children, the dosage should be adjusted according to weight; Your doctor will determine this dose.
Ksizal tablets is not suitable for children under 6 years of age.
The tablets should be swallowed whole with water. Ksizal be taken with or without food.
If you take more dose ksizal
A large overdose can cause drowsiness in adults. When children are possible initial agitation and restlessness, followed by drowsiness.
If you think you have taken too much ksizal dose, tell your doctor, he will decide what action to take.
If you forget to take ksizal
If you forget to take ksizal, or you take a lower dose than prescribed by your doctor, do not take a double dose to make up; wait a certain time for the next dose and take your usual dose prescribed by your doctor.
If you stop taking ksizal
Discontinuation of ksizal earlier than predicted not lead to other adverse effects in addition to the symptoms of the disease will recur progressively as their power will be higher than that of pre-treatment with ksizal.
If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, ksizal can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
Frequently (1% to 10%), the following, mainly mild or moderate side effects: dry mouth, headache, fatigue and drowsiness.
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%) side effects are: fatigue and abdominal pain.
Other side effects include: palpitations, tachycardia (rapid heart rate), convulsions, allergic reactions, some severe, visual impairments, edema, pruritus (itching), rash, urticaria (swelling, redness and itching of the skin), shortness of breath, weight gain, muscle pain, aggressive or agitated behavior, hallucinations, depression, hepatitis, abnormal results in liver function tests, and nausea.
At the first sign of a hypersensitivity reaction stop using ksizal and tell your doctor. Symptoms of hypersensitivity include: swelling of the mouth, face and / or throat, difficulty in breathing or swallowing (chest tightness or wheezing), hives, sudden drop in blood pressure leading to collapse or shock, it can be fatal.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5. HOW TO STORE Xyzal
Keep out of the reach of children.
Ksizal not use after the expiry date stated on the carton "EXP
Expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
This medicinal product does not require any special storage conditions.
6. FURTHER INFORMATION
What does ksizal
The active substance is 5 mg levotsetirizinov dihydrochloride.
Each tablet contains 5 mg levotsetirizinov dihydrochloride.
Other ingredients are: cellulose, microcrystalline; lactose monohydrate; silica colloidal anhydrous; magnesium stearate; (E464), titanium dioxide (E171) and macrogol 400.
Ksizal looks like and contents of pack
Ksizal are white to off-white film-coated, oval, code "Y" on one side. Available in blister packs of 7, 10, 14, 20 and 30 tablets. Not all pack sizes may be marketed.