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Allergy & Congestion Relief
Loratadine/pseudoephed 24hr


Loratadine is an antihistamine which provides relief from symptoms of seasonal allergies such as watery and itching eyes, runny nose, and sneezing. Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant which helps relieve a stuffy nose, promotes sinus draining, and improves breathing. Allergy & Congestion Relief is not recommended for use in children under 12 years of age due to the high amount of pseudoephedrine.

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Claritin-D 24 Hour, Allergy Relief D, Lorata-D, Loratadine-D, Allergy Congestion Relief, Allergy Relief D-24
 
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Claritin-D 24 Hour, Allergy Relief D, Lorata-D, Loratadine-D, Allergy Congestion Relief, Allergy Relief D-24

Uses
Loratadine is an antihistamine which provides relief from symptoms of seasonal allergies such as watery and itching eyes, runny nose, and sneezing. Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant which helps relieve a stuffy nose, promotes sinus draining, and improves breathing. Allergy & Congestion Relief is not recommended for use in children under 12 years of age due to the high amount of pseudoephedrine.


Storage
  • Store between 59 and 77 degrees F (15-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture.
  • Do not store in the bathroom.
  • Keep all medicines away from children and pets.


Overdose
  • If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.
  • Symptoms of overdose may include: irregular or unusually slow or fast heartbeat, unusual nervousness or excitement, and seizures.

How To Use
  • Take Allergy & Congestion Relief by mouth usually once daily; or take as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow the tablet whole with a full glass of water.
  • Do not break, crush, or chew the tablet; doing so will destroy the long action and increase the chance of side effects.
  • Do not increase your dose or take this more often than directed.
  • Do not take Allergy & Congestion Relief for several days before allergy testing since test results can be affected.
  • Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Side Effects
  • Dry mouth, mild stomach upset, trouble sleeping, dizziness, headache, nervousness, loss of appetite, or thirst may occur.
  • If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if any of these serious side effects occur: fast/irregular heartbeat, uncontrolled shaking or tremor.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: seizures, chest pain, mental/mood changes, difficulty urinating.
  • Allergy & Congestion Relief does not usually cause drowsiness when used at recommended doses and under normal circumstances.
  • However, Allergy & Congestion Relief may make you dizzy; therefore use caution engaging in activities that require alertness such as driving or using machinery.
  • An allergic reaction to Allergy & Congestion Relief is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs.
  • Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, trouble breathing.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Allergy & Congestion Relief should not be used if you have certain medical conditions.
  • Before using Allergy & Congestion Relief, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: glaucoma (narrow angle type), severe difficulty urinating (urinary retention), severe high blood pressure, severe heart/blood vessel disease (coronary artery disease), liver disease, serious difficulty in swallowing, throat/stomach problems (e.g., stenosis/stricture/abnormal peristalsis of the esophagus or upper gastrointestinal tract), experienced serious side effects with decongestants (irregular heart rhythm).
  • Before using Allergy & Congestion Relief, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: kidney disease, problems urinating (e.g., enlarged prostate), high blood pressure, diabetes, heart problems (e.g., ischemic heart disease), thyroid problems (hyperthyroidism), glaucoma (open angle type), any allergies.
  • Limit alcoholic beverages, as it may intensify drug side effects.
  • (See also Side Effects) Caution is advised when using Allergy & Congestion Relief in the elderly because they may be more sensitive to the effects of Allergy & Congestion Relief.
  • Allergy & Congestion Relief should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • The two individual components of Allergy & Congestion Relief pass into breast milk.
  • Breast-feeding is not recommended while using Allergy & Congestion Relief.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember.
  • If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not double the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Allergy & Congestion Relief should not be used with or within 14 days of taking MAO inhibitors (e.g., furazolidone, linezolid,moclobemide, phenelzine procarbazine, selegiline, isocarboxazid,tranylcypromine).
  • Before using Allergy & Congestion Relief, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription products you may use, especially of: adrenalin-like drugs (e.g., ephedrine, methylphenidate), certain high blood pressure drugs (e.g., guanethidine, methyldopa, reserpine, beta-blockers such as propranolol), herbal products containing ephedra.
  • Check the labels on all your medicines (e.g., cough-and-cold products) because they may contain additional antihistamines and decongestants that could increase your risk for side effects.
  • Ask your pharmacist about the safe use of those products.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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