What is Loratadine?
Loratadine tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Sneezing, Runny Nose, Itchy Nose, Eye Irritation, Red And Itchy Skin, Skin Disorders and other conditions.
Loratadine tablet contains Loratadine as an active ingredient.
Loratadine tablet works by blocking histamine that produces allergic rejection.
Detailed information related to Loratadine tablet uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Loratadine tablet Uses
Loratadine tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Runny Nose
- Itchy Nose
- Eye Irritation
- Red And Itchy Skin
- Skin Disorders
Loratadine tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Loratadine tablet improves the patient condition by performing the following functions:
- Blocking histamine that produces allergic rejection.
Loratadine tablet Composition and Active Ingredients
Loratadine tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Loratadine tablet Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Loratadine tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Swelling Of Tissue Under The Skin
- Abdominal Cramps
- Inflammation Of Stomach
- Abnormal Liver Function
Loratadine tablet Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not drive or operate machinery
- Do not take this drug at least 48 hours before skin tests
- Have severe liver impairment or rare hereditary problems of sugar intolerance