Alerid 10mg

Alerid 10mg

Alerid tablet is part of a group of medicines known as antihistamines. The medicine treats different allergic conditions like conjunctivitis, hay fever, reactions to stings and bites, and certain skin-related reactions.

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Product Codev-care1112
Brand NameAlerid
Generic NameAlerid
ManufacturerRanbaxy
PresentationPills
Delivery Time10 Days
  • ALERID 10MG

    Alerid tablet is part of a group of medicines known as antihistamines. The medicine treats different allergic conditions like conjunctivitis, hay fever, reactions to stings and bites, and certain skin-related reactions. The medicine also offers relief for conditions like runny nose, sneezing, and water or itchy eyes.

    You can take Alerid tablets with food or without food. The dose can differ with the condition you are using it for. The medicine cannot be taken without a prescription. Follow the instruction of the doctor and take the medicine as per his advice.

    This medicine may be required only on the days you face the symptoms, but if you want to prevent the symptoms you should use it on regular basis. In case you miss a dose or discontinue taking much before the duration advised by the doctor, the symptoms can return.

    Ideally, the medicine is quite safe. The common side effect you may face are dizziness or sleepiness. These symptoms vanish in a few days as your body is used to the tablet. In case the side effects bother you or continue for a long, speak to your physician during treatment.

    For patients with epilepsy or kidney problems, it is a must to consult the doctor before taking this tablet. The doctor would alter the dose or may not prescribe the medicine for you.

     

    Benefits

     

    Treats of Allergic conditions

    This tablet offers relief from various symptoms like watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose, or itchy or watery eyes. It helps you perform your daily tasks easily.

    The tablet also treats allergic reactions that arise as a result of insect bites along with other symptoms of hives & eczema-like swelling, rash, irritation, and itching.

    It will enhance your skin tone which boosts your self-confidence too. The tablet doesn’t accompany any severe side effects, so you can also take it only on days you notice symptoms. In case you are taking tablets to prevent the symptoms then the tablets need to be used regularly to gain maximum benefits.

     

    How to use the tablet?

    Ask the doctor and follow his directions to take the right dose for the appropriate duration. You need to swallow the medicine as a complete tablet.  Avoid crushing, breaking, or chewing it. Make sure you take the tablet almost at the same time every day.  The tablet can be taken with/without food.

     

    How the tablet does works?

    This tablet is an antihistaminic medicine. It helps treat symptoms of allergy like rashes, itching, and swelling by restricting the consequences of a chemical messenger in your body.

     

    What if I miss a dose of Alerid tablet?

    By mistake, if you forget to take a dose of this tablet, take it after you remember. If you remember about the missed dose almost when it is time for the next dose scheduled, skip the dose you missed and follow the normal dose routine. Avoid taking a double dose of this tablet.

     

    Side Effects

    • Dry mouth
    • Headaches
    • Dizziness
    • Feeling sick
    • Diarrhea

     

    Warning and Precautions

     

    Pregnancy

    This tablet is not advisable for pregnant women unless very essential. So, talk to your physician to know about the risks & benefits of the medicine.

    Breastfeeding

    This tablet is not suitable for breastfeeding women unless it is necessary. So, consult your doctor to know the related risks and benefits.

    Driving

    Avoid driving or using machinery while taking this tablet as it can result in drowsiness.

    Alcohol

    Make sure you do not consume alcohol during the treatment of this tablet.

    Kidney

    If you are suffering from kidney diseases, make sure you ask your doctor before taking this tablet.

    Liver

    This tablet should be used with caution by patients suffering from liver diseases. Make sure you ask your healthcare provider before taking this tablet.

    Allergy

    Avoid taking this tablet if you are allergic to cetirizine or other ingredients present in this medicine.

     

    Discuss with your physician if

    • Issues passing urine (spinal cord problems/prostate/bladder problems)
    • You are an epileptic patient or have convulsion risk.
    • Planned for allergy testing
    • Rare hereditary issues of galactose intolerance/Lapp lactase deficiency/glucose-galactose malabsorption

     

    Interactions

    Inform your doctor if you are taking other medicines that include prescription & non-prescription medications or herbal supplements.

     

    FAQs

    Q-How much time it would take for this tablet to show its effects?

    This tablet will show its effect after 60 minutes of oral consumption.

    Q-For how long do the effects of this tablet last?

     The effect of these tablets lasts for about 24 hours after their consumption. The tablet will remain active in the body for two days.

    Q-Will I get addicted to this medicine?

     There are no reports of this tablet being addictive.

    The tablet should be taken with a doctor’s prescription only. Do not forget to tell your doctor about any other medicines you are taking. Also, follow the doctor’s advice to get maximum benefits from this tablet.