« Zyrtec » designate adults and children over the age of six months.It is effective for the treatment of allergic conjunctivitis and rhinitis;angioedema and urticaria;allergic accompanied by rash and itching.The drug is available in the form of droplets and tablets.Selection of the dosage form is carried out by the physician according to the age, weight and health of the patient.
Children under 6 years « Zyrtec » appointed only in the form of drops.The dosage depends on the age of the young patient.Infants under one year are willing to receive five drops of the drug once a day.Children between the ages of 1-2 years is shown drug at the same dose, but the number of intakes to be increased up to two times per day.Young patients 2-6 years « Zyrtec » can be administered as a once daily 10 drops, and 2 times for 5 kapel.Neobhodimuyu dose of medicine drip in a teaspoon, and let your child drink.Infants can be dissolved « Zyrtec » in breast milk.Older children - to drink a small amount of water (no more than 2-3 sips).
At the age of 6 years « Zyrtec » can be used as drops or tablets.Depending on the severity of the child can be given 10 or 20 drops of the drug per day, which is equal to 0.5 or 1 tablet, respectively.However, this dose can not exceed, otherwise you may experience side effects such as drowsiness, dry mouth, urinary retention, constipation, irritability, tachycardia, etc.
recommended for the treatment of adult « Zyrtec » tablets.To achieve the therapeutic effect is enough for one piece.In patients with overweight, the dosage may be increased, however, this decision should be made physician after evaluation of risks and tselesoobraznosti.Udobstvo use this drug is that it starts to operate after 20 minutes after administration.The antihistamine effect persists for 24 hours.Thus, to achieve the result « Zyrtec » should be taken once a day.