Children's Zyrtec

Active Ingredient(s): Cetirizine Hydrochloride
FDA Approved: * November 16, 2007
Pharm Company: * PFIZER INC
Category: Allergies, Cough & Cold

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Children's Zyrtec Overview

Cetirizine, prominently marketed under the brand name Zyrtec among others, is a potent second-generation antihistamine used in the treatment of hay fever, allergies, angioedema, and urticaria.[5] It acts as a selective antagonist of the histamine H1 receptor. Second-generation antihistamines like cetirizine are less able to cross the blood–brain barrier and therefore have diminished effects on the central nervous system compared to first-generation drugs. As such, they a...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cetirizine Hydrochloride
  • Capsule: 10mg, 5mg
  • Solution: 5mg/5ml
  • Solution/drops: 0.24%
  • Syrup: 1mg/ml, 5mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 10mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 10mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Orally Disintegrating: 10mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Children's Zyrtec: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 50580-730 Childrens Zyrtec 5 mg/5ml Oral Syrup by Mcneil Consumer Healthcare Div Mcneil-ppc, Inc

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