Numark Hayfever Relief Tablets 60 pack. One a day to relieve the symptoms of hayfever and other allergies eg pet and house dust mite allergies. Numark hayfever tablets can also be taken for skin allergies such as rash.
Each tablet contains 10 mg of the active ingredient cetirizine hydrochloride. Also contains lactose.
These tablets might make you feel drowsy; if you are affected, do not drive or operate any tools or machines.
Usually Cetirizine is well tolerated, however, occasionally some side effects might occur which are: drowsiness, headache, dizziness, agitation, dry mouth or gastro-intestinal discomfort.
If you notice any side effects not mentioned in this leaflet, stop taking the tablets and inform your doctor or pharmacist.
Adults and children over 6 years: The usual dose is one tablet once daily.
Patients with liver or kidney problems: The usual dose is half a tablet once daily.
Swallow whole with a glass of water. Do not exceed the daily dose.
These tablets are not intended for children under the age of 6 years.
If you forget to take a tablet, take it as soon as you remember, but wait at least 24 hours before taking the next tablet.
If you have the impression that the effect of Cetirizine Tablets is too strong or too weak, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not take Cetirizine Tablets if:
Take special care with Cetirizine Tablets if:
This medicine contains lactose. If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicinal product.
Alcohol should be avoided while taking these tablets since the effects of alcohol may be increased (e.g. increased drowsiness and lack of co-ordination).
Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, even those not prescribed.
In the event of an overdose, contact your doctor immediately or go to the nearest hospital. One of the symptoms of overdose in adults is drowsiness or dizziness, therefore do not drive.