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Levocetirizine vs Zyrtec

Levocetirizine
VS.
Zyrtec
Other name: Xyzal Xyzal
Other name: Cetirizine Cetirizine
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Allergies
1.3
Concern level
3.1
Helpfulness
for Allergies
2.4
Concern level
2.8
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Atopic Dermatitis*
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Levocetirizine (as levocetirizine dihydrochloride) is a third-generation non-sedative antihistamine, developed from the second-generation antihistamine cetirizine. Chemically, levocetirizine is the active enantiomer of cetirizine. It is the L-enantiomer ...
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Cetirizine , a second-generation antihistamine, is a major metabolite of hydroxyzine, and a racemic histamine H1 receptor inverse agonist used in the treatment of allergies, hay fever,and urticaria...
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Top Concerns
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Drowsy
10
Dry Mouth
8
Wheezing
4
Blurred Vision
2
Fungal Infection
2
Diabetes
1
Cavity
1
Appetite Changes
1
Watery Eyes
1
Hair Loss
1
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Drowsy
6
Wheezing
1
Depression
1
Weight Gain
1
Withdrawal
1
Migraines
1
Itchy Eyes
1
Watery Eyes
1
Weight Loss
1
Bleeding
1
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About Levocetirizine
Levocetirizine (as levocetirizine dihydrochloride) is a third-generation non-sedative antihistamine, developed from the second-generation antihistamine cetirizine. Chemically, levocetirizine is the active enantiomer of cetirizine. It is the L-enantiomer ...
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Cetirizine , a second-generation antihistamine, is a major metabolite of hydroxyzine, and a racemic histamine H1 receptor inverse agonist used in the treatment of allergies, hay fever,and urticaria...
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to Zyrtec which did absolutely nothing for me. It was...
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" I just looked up your other drug, Levocetirizine. It is similar to Zyrtec which did absolutely nothing for me. It was like taking a sugar pill. The itching and/or rash  that we have is a drug... "

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e OTC Zyrtec, 2 tablets). It helps eliminate/lower my fl...
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" ...a doc I believe diagnosed him with impetigo. I think he was ...I take a shower. (I use prescription Xyzal - levocetirizine - but I've also used the OTC Zyrtec, 2 tablets). It helps eliminate/lower my... "

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work very good at night so I thought I would try it. She is...
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" ... I asked my doctor about Levocetirizine as it's fairly new.  The Zyrtec doesn't seem to work very good at night so I thought I would try it.  She is suggesting Fexofenadine morning Zyrtec in... "

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Zyrtec) and even up the medication -- no results. He...
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" ...medications (e.g. Allegra, Claritin, Zyrtec) and even up the medication -- no results. He finally had me try a prescription strength Zyrtec which is the 3rd generation and is called Levocetirizine. 1... "

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currently taking Levocetirizine, Hydroxizine, Zyrtec, and...
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" I was diagnosed with chronic idiopathic urticaria a few months ago ...relief. I am currently taking Levocetirizine, Hydroxizine, Zyrtec, and currently weaning myself off ...anybody done a detox and had a... "

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and then take zytec 12 hrs later?Hello,Interactions bet...
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" ...take xyzal and then take zytec 12 hrs later? Hello, Interactions ...selected drugs interact with Xyzal (levocetirizine) interacts with more than 200 other drugs. Zyrtec (cetirizine) interacts with more... "

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levocetirizine (Zyrtec) with Klonopin promote central ne...
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" Hello and hope you are doing well. Concurrent use of cetirizine or levocetirizine (Zyrtec) with Klonopin promote central nervous system (CNS) depressant effects, which may result in... "

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A new version of zyrtec, similar to clarinex's relation to C...
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" ...online. A new version of zyrtec, similar to clarinex's relation to Claritin. Medical name levocetirizine. (zyrtec is cetirizine.) Some tests showed it... "

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allergy meds? Zyrtec? Or the newer type levocetirizine,...
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" ...tried cetirizine type allergy meds? Zyrtec? Or the newer type levocetirizine, Xyzal the med's called here.. They are over the counter meds in small packages here, no side effects, so it's... "

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me on now is: Levocetirizine in the morning, zyrtec at n...
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" ...:) Anyway, my doctor started me on oral albuterol today. I've only taken one pill and so far no change. Not sure if any ...has me on now is: Levocetirizine in the morning, zyrtec at night and oral... "

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