Cetirizine

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Other names: Zyrtec, Reactine, Piriteze
Method of use: Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: OTC
Cetirizine , a second-generation antihistamine, is a major metabolite of hydroxyzine, and a racemic histamine H1 receptor inverse ago...
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Cetirizine for Allergies
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Does Cetirizine cause Drowsy ?

Drowsy is a known side effect of Cetirizine
#1 in Cetirizine discussions - 626 posts discuss Drowsy with Cetirizine. Drowsy is #1 concern in Cetirizine discussions.
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I find the Cetirizine makes him less drowsy if he needs it...
" yep we also use Cetirizine too, before that we used Phenergan & DS used it ...night. But I find the Cetirizine makes him less drowsy... "

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hydrochloride, only problem is it causes drowsiness...
" ...me either. i just use tesco's own cetirizine hydrochloride, only problem is it causes drowsiness. loratadine is ofter preferred because it doesn't cause drowsiness. when the choice is feel... "

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does cause me significant and debilitating drowsines...
" \"Cetirizine works wonderfully to alleviate symptoms of allergies...in my case severe sinus pressure and post-nasal drip. Cetirizine does cause me significant and debilitating drowsiness if taken... "

is cetirizine. And it makes me noticeably drowsy. But I...
" ...same as Zyrtec. It is cetirizine. And it makes me noticeably drowsy. But I am a short ...that it induces much less drowsiness than Benadryl/diphenhydramine. But I believe... "

on cetirizine too but it made me so drowsy I could sleep...
" I'm not asthmatic but my hay fever symptoms mimic asthma so ...much that I got prescribed salbutamol inhalers from April through ...August last year. I was on cetirizine too but it made me so drowsy I could... "

cetirizine, as well. It makes me a bit drowsy, so I take...
" I take cetirizine, as well. It makes me a bit drowsy, so I take it at bedtime. I wonder if the OP is losing... "

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and redness have completely gone. It does make me very drows...
" ...Powder. My Dr. provided 10mg Cetirizine and I take it only when the reaction starts and within 30 minutes the itchiness stops and after a few hours the hives and redness have completely gone. It... "

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eems drowsiness is listed as an effect of cetirizine which w...
" Cetirizine as an opioid potentiator Have ...much information as i can on cetirizine and how it works ...helpful advice. it seems drowsiness is listed as an effect of cetirizine which would lead me... "

but there is a small risk that baby could get a bit drowsy...
" ...about this. We can have cetirizine and loratedide as needed but there is a small risk that baby could get a bit drowsy. Beconase, Rhinolast etc are all... "

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no harm to pregnant/BF women, but it can make you drowsy
" ...like TF I would have been a big snotty blind mess otherwise. A bit ...are ok - piriton - cetirizine is the older one so has had more time behind it to show that it's done no harm to pregnant/BF women,... "

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