Allergic rhinitis

Indication for Loratadine

Population group: Suitable for both men and women, only children (1 year - 12 years old) , adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) , adults (18 years old or older)
Therapeutic intent: Curative procedure

For the symptomatic treatment of allergic rhinitis.

For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:

10 mg once daily

For: Adults (18-64) Elders (65+)

Dosage regimens

Oral, 10 milligrams, once daily.

Dosage considerations

It may be taken without regard to mealtime.

10 mg once daily

For: Children Adolescents

Dosage regimens

In case that patient age is ≥ 6 and patient weight is ≥ 30 kg, oral, 10 milligrams, once daily.

Detailed description

Children 6 years of age and older with a body weight greater than 30 kg

10 mg once daily.

For appropriate dosing in children younger than 6 years or with body weight of 30 kg or less, there are other formulations more suitable.

Children under 2 years of age

Safety and efficacy of loratadine has not been established. No data are available.

Dosage considerations

It may be taken without regard to mealtime.

Active ingredient

Loratadine is a tricyclic antihistamine with selective, peripheral H1-receptor activity. Loratadine has no clinically significant sedative or anticholinergic properties in the majority of the population and when used at the recommended dosage.

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