Clarityn helps to reduce your allergy symptoms by stopping the effects of a substance called “histamine”, which is produced in the body when you are allergic to something. When Clarityn should be taken Clarityn relieves symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis (for example, hay fever), such as sneezing, runny or itchy nose, and burning or itchy eyes in adults and children over the age of 2 years who weigh more than 30 kg.
Clarityn may also be used to help relieve symptoms of urticaria (itching, redness and number and size of hives). The effect of Clarityn will last a whole day and should help you to continue your normal daily activities and sleep.
Directions for use:
Adults and children 6 years of age and older with a body weight greater than 30 kg: Take one tablet once daily with a glass of water, with or without food.
Body weight of 30 kg or less:
Do not give Clarityn. There are other formulations more suitable for children younger than 6 years who weigh 30 kg or less.
Clarityn is not recommended for children younger than 2 years old.
Each tablet contains 10mg loratadine.
It contains also lactose monohydrate, maize starch, magnesium stearate.
Keep all medicines out the sight and reach of children.
Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using this medicine.