Zyrtec (cetirizine hydrochloride) is an antihistamine medicine that is used for the treatment of various infections and allergies. This medicine is useful for treating symptoms like itching, runny nose, watery eyes, and sneezing from hay fever (allergic rhinitis) and many other allergies, like allergies to molds and dust mites. This medicine is available in generic form. It is considered as an antihistamine medicine, antihistamine is approved to treat allergies and hives. Zyrtec belongs to a group of medications recognized as non-sedating antihistamines.
You must take the dose according to the direction of your doctor. Do not take more or less of medicine without the permission of the doctor.
People can feel the side effects like stomach pain, indigestion, fatigue, fever, stuffy nose, cough, influenza, respiratory infection, dizziness, headache, and rash. If you feel any kind of side effect, talk to your doctor right away.
You must talk to your doctor before using this medicine. Tell your medical history to your doctor and if you have allergic reaction from this medicine. You must ask your doctor about the dosage and side effects of this medicine in detail. You should not give this drug to someone else that also has same signs or else it will be dangerous for that person to use it without the permission of the doctor.