Zyrtec Allergy (Cetirizine Hydrochloride) tablet, film coated
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.
Zyrtec Allergy
Cetirizine Hydrochloride
SILICON DIOXIDE
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED
LACTOSE MONOHYDRATE
MAGNESIUM STEARATE
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
CETIRIZINE HYDROCHLORIDE
CETIRIZINE
rounded-off rectangular biconvex tablet
ZYRTEC;10;MG

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Cetirizine HCl 10 mg

Purpose

Antihistamine

Uses

temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:

  • runny nose
  • sneezing
  • itchy, watery eyes
  • itching of the nose or throat

Warnings

Do not use if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients or to an antihistamine containing hydroxyzine.

Ask a doctor before use if you have liver or kidney disease. Your doctor should determine if you need a different dose.

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking tranquilizers or sedatives.

When using this product

  • drowsiness may occur
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

Stop use and ask a doctor if an allergic reaction to this product occurs. Seek medical help right away.

If pregnant or breast-feeding

  • if breast-feeding: not recommended
  • if pregnant: ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222)

Directions

adults and children 6 years and over one 10 mg tablet once daily; do not take more than one 10 mg tablet in 24 hours. A 5 mg product may be appropriate for less severe symptoms.
adults 65 years and over ask a doctor
children under 6 years of age ask a doctor
consumers with liver or kidney disease ask a doctor

Other information

  • store between 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)
  • do not use if clamshell is opened, or if foil inner seal imprinted with "ZYRTEC®" is broken or missing
  • meets USP Dissolution Test 2

Inactive ingredients

colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, hypromellose, lactose monohydrate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide

Questions?

call 1-800-343-7805 (toll-free) or 215-273-8755 (collect)

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Original Prescription Strength

NDC 50580-726-36

ZYRTEC ®
ALLERGY

Cetirizine HCl tablets
10 mg /antihistamine

Indoor & Outdoor Allergies

24
hour

Relief of

  • Sneezing
  • Runny Nose
  • Itchy, Watery Eyes
  • Itchy Throat or Nose

30 Tablets
10 mg each

(Actual Size)

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