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Brand name: Loratadine (Pharmacy Health) TM

Active ingredients: loratadine

What it is used for

For the treatment of seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis, and relief of symptoms and signs of chronic urticaria in adults and children 12 years of age and older.

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

White, circular, flat bevelled uncoated tablets with central breakline on one side and letter "L" debossed on the other.

Food interactions

For the active ingredient loratadine

  • Take on empty stomach: 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription.It is Schedule 2 : Pharmacy Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient loratadine

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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