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Other names: Zyrtec, Reactine, Piriteze
Method of use: Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: OTC
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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 - 557 posts discuss Drowsy with Cetirizine. Drowsy is #1 concern in Cetirizine discussions.
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" ...we also use Cetirizine too, before that we used Phenergan & DS used ...But I find the Cetirizine makes him less drowsy if he ... "

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" ...cetirizine hydrochloride, only problem is it causes drowsiness. loratadine is ofter preferred because it doesn't cause drowsiness. when the choice is feel sleepy or sneeze, blow nose... "

" ...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... "

" ...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 slee... "

" 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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" 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 ... "

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" ...I would have been a big snotty blind mess otherwise. ...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, but it can ... "

" hear your having sickness, thought perhaps you may try Zyrtec or generic version cetirizine which is a OTC allergy pill I take and it helps me lot, it does cause drowsiness though. If... "

" a cell therapy to pan out. I'm using topical cetirizine right now and I feel incredibly drowsy and out of it even though I took it ...25 percent of users got headaches. 25 percent. thats ... "

" ...headaches . I sort of stumbled on a cure one day when i bought the wrong anti-histomine. I had always bought the non-drowsy one but ...taking cetirizine hydrochloride (may cause drowsiness) an... "

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