Medicine : Lowijak

Manufacturer:John Walter Labs
Generic Use:Levocetrizine
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Generic ( Levocetrizine )

Typical use Of Levocetrizine :Levocetirizine Is Used To Treat The Symptoms Of Allergic Conditions (runnin Nose, Watering Eyes Etc), Such As Hay Fever, Year Round Allergies Due To Dust Or Pet Allergies, And Chronic Hives (red, Itchy Bumps On Skin).
Mechanism of action of Levocetrizine :Levocetirizine Is An Antihistamine. It Works By Blocking A Substance In The Body Called Histamine. This Helps To Decrease Allergy Symptoms And Hives.
Drug Interaction of Levocetrizine :No Interactions With Other Drugs Are Expected With Levocetrizine. However, It May Cause Impairment Of Performance And Reduction In Alertness In Patients Using Machines Or Driving When Taken Together With Drugs Affecting The Nervous System And Alcohol. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Levocetrizine :Sleepiness, Dizziness, Headache, Sore Throat, Running Nose (in Children), Dry Mouth, Abdominal Pain, Urge To Vomit, Unusual Tiredness


How Levocetrizine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Levocetrizine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Levocetrizine

No Studies Found