Table of Contents
- 1 What is Alerid?
- 2 Uses of Alerid
- 3 How does Alerid work?
- 4 How to Take Alerid?
- 5 Common Dosage for Alerid
- 6 When to Avoid Alerid?
- 7 Precautions While Taking Alerid
- 8 Side-Effects of Alerid
- 9 Drug Interactions to be Careful About
- 9.1 1. Food Interactions with Alerid
- 9.2 2. Medicines Interactions with Alerid
- 9.3 3. Effects of Alerid on Lab Tests
- 9.4 4. Interactions with Pre-existing Conditions/Diseases
- 9.5 Q. Can I have Alerid with alcohol?
- 9.6 Q. Any particular food item to be avoided?
- 9.7 Q. Can I have Alerid when pregnant?
- 9.8 Q. Can I have Alerid when feeding a baby?
- 9.9 Q. Can I drive after taking Alerid?
- 10 Alerid – Composition, Variant and Price– Buyer’s Guide
- 11 Substitutes of Alerid
- 12 FAQs – 10 Important Questions Answered about Alerid
- 12.1 Q. What is Alerid?
- 12.2 Q. What are the uses of Alerid?
- 12.3 Q. What are the side effects of Alerid?
- 12.4 Q. Should Alerid be taken on an empty stomach?
- 12.5 Q. Does Alerid make you drowsy?
- 12.6 Q. What should be the time gap between the intakes of two Alerid doses?
- 12.7 Q. Should I complete the whole cycle of the medicine even if cured?
- 12.8 Q. Does Alerid effect my menstrual cycle?
- 12.9 Q. Is Alerid safe for children?
- 12.10 Q. Are there any symptoms that I should consider before taking Alerid?
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1What is Alerid?
Alerid belongs to a group of drugs called as “antihistamines” which contains “Cetirizine” as its active ingredient that is primarily used in the prevention and treatment of allergic disorders. Alerid is most commonly used for the treatment of seasonal allergy, hay fever, itching caused by hives, sneezing, running nose etc. It is always better to use Alerid under medical supervision as it may lead to adverse effects like dizziness and sleepiness.
Alerid Composition: Cetirizine – 10mg
Manufactured By – Cipla Ltd.
Prescription– Prescription needed
Form – Tablet
Price – Rs. 17.33
Type of Drug – Anti-allergic