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Zyrtec 10mg, 100 Tablets

Item #100015966

Features:

Original Prescription Strength, Cetirizine HCI/Antihistamine 10mg.

  • Available at your local Costco warehouse. Not available for purchase on Costco.com


    Below are some answers to questions you may have about new over-the-counter (OTC) ZYRTEC®

    What is over-the-counter ZYRTEC®?
    Over-the-counter ZYRTEC® is a medicine that provides effective, 24-hour relief of indoor and outdoor upper respiratory allergy symptoms. It has been available by prescription for years, but now, for the first time it's available over-the-counter.

    Is the OTC version of ZYRTEC® the same as the Rx strength?
    Yes, OTC ZYRTEC® is the same strength once available only by prescription. You can count on OTC ZYRTEC® for effective 24-hour relief.

    What symptoms does OTC ZYRTEC® relieve?
    OTC ZYRTEC® relieves runny nose, sneezing, itchy, watery eyes, and itchy nose and throat due to indoor/outdoor allergies.

    How long will it take before I can expect relief with OTC ZYRTEC®?
    ZYRTEC® begins to work in as little as 1 hour and provides effective 24-hour relief.

    Can I use my Flexible Spending account (FSA) or Health Savings Account (HSA) to pay for OTC ZYRTEC®?
    OTC ZYRTEC® is covered by most FSAs and HSAs. Check with your benefits administrator for more information about coverage and how to use your FSA or HSA dollars to pay for OTC ZYRTEC® products.

    Uses:
    Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
    • Runny nose
    • Itching of the nose or throat
    • Sneezing
    • Itchy, watery eyes

    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 and over: Ask a doctor.
    Children under 6 years of age: Ask a doctor.
    Consumers with liver or kidney disease: Ask a doctor.

    Active Ingredients (in each tablet):
    Cetirizine HCI 10 mg. Purpose: Antihistamine.

    Inactive Ingredients:
    Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, Croscarmellose Sodium, Hypromellose, Lactose Monohydrate, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyethylene Glycol, Titanium Dioxide.

    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.