Is there a difference between "Zyrtec" and "Zodakom»
«Zyrtec" is the original anti-allergic drug, it is produced in Belgium and Switzerland.Generics (analogue) "Zirteka" of the active substance is "Zodak" (Czech Republic).In terms of 1 ml of the active substance of this drug is 10-12 times cheaper "Zirteka."Both drugs are prescribed for the same indications."Zyrtec" and "Zodak" facilitate a good flow or prevent the development of allergies.Formulations affect allergic reactions that are at the early stage of development.These drugs prevent the appearance of edema, relieve spasms of smooth muscles, significantly reduce the permeability of capillaries."Zyrtec" or "Zodak 'prescribed for seasonal or perennial allergic rhinitis and conjunctivitis, urticaria, skin itching, allergic dermatitis.They can be taken at a fever, angioedema, asthma.
and "Zyrtec" and "Zodak" designated for adults and children older than 6 months.Dosages are identical: the one and other means necessary to take 10 mg once a day or twice a day to 5 mg.The medicine drops previously dissolved in water.Drugs administered to 5 drops per day for children 6-12 months, 5 drops 1-2 times a day - to children aged 1-2 years, 5 drops given 2 times a day for children 2-6 years old, 10-20 dropsper day - adults and children after 6 years.With existing pulmonary renal impairment or that the drug must be taken daily in an amount of 5 mg, and in the case of serious violations - daily amount corresponding to 10 mg should be drunk once in two days.How long does it take a particular drug must establish physician individually in each case. The application is also useful syrup "Zodak" or "Zyrtec".One scoop of syrup equivalent to 5 mg.
«Zyrtec" and "Zodak": contraindications, side effects
«Zyrtec" and "Zyrtec" have the same contraindications.They do not take during pregnancy, lactation, hypersensitivity to the components.Be wary appoint older these funds.Syrup and drops are not recommended for infants up to six months, and tablets in children under two years.Side effects "Zirteka" and "Zodaka" identical: drowsiness, dry mouth, allergic reactions, migraines, dizziness, discomfort in the gastrointestinal tract. While receiving "Zodaka" besides the above symptoms may also occur excitement, fatigue.
During treatment "Zodakom" or "Zyrtec" to abstain from performing potentially hazardous activities requiring psychomotor speed of reaction and high concentration (eg, driving).Both drugs are sold without a prescription.