Loratadine is used to relieve the symptoms associated with perennial and seasonal allergic rhinitis (hayfever), such as sneezing, nasal discharge and itching, as well as itching and burning of the eyes. Loratadine can also be used for the relief of other allergic skin disorders
Adults and Children over 12 Years: 10ml once daily.
Children 2-12 years over 30kg: 10ml once daily.
Children 2-12 years under 30kg: 5ml once daily.
Children 1-2 years: 2.5ml once daily.
The safe use of loratadine during pregnancy or lactation has not been established. If you have liver disease check with your doctor or pharmacist before commencing treatment.
Although the medicine is unlikely to affect your ability to drive or operate machinery, a few people may be impaired and care should be taken.
Medicines have benefits and some may have risks. Always read the label carefully and use strictly as directed. If symptoms continue or you have side effects consult your pharmacist or doctor immediately