LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML; levocetrizine, respiratory tract agents .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML
each 5 ml contains : active ingredient : 0.5 mg levocetirizine hydrochloride .
INDICATION OF LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML
symptomatic treatment of allergic rhinitis ( including persistent allergic rhinitis ) and chronic idopathic uritcaria .
DOSAGE OF LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML
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Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
adults and adolescent 11 years and above : the daily recommended dose is 5 mg . – children ages 5 to 11 years : the daily recommended dose is 2.5 mg . – children ages 2 to 5 years : the daily recommended dose is 1.25 mg. due to lack of date in the population , the adminisration of the product to infants and toddlers aged less than 2 years is not recommended . adult patients with renal impairment . the dosing intervals must be individualized a ccording to renal function refer to the following table and adjust the dose indicated. ( 140- age( years) × weight (kg) K1817
OVER-DOSAGE OF LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML
symptoms of overdose : may include drowsiness in adults and initialy agitation and restlessness , followed by drowsiness in children . – management of overdose : there is no known specific antidote to levocetirizine . Should overdose occur ,symptomatic or supportive treatment is recommended . gastric lavage should be considered following short-term ingestion. levocetirizine is not effectively removed by haemodialysis .
CONTRA-INDICATION OF LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML
solution : – hypersensitivity to levocetirizine , to any piperazine derivative methyl parahydroxybenzoate or any of the other excipients . – severe renal impairment at less than 10 ml/min creatinine clearance .
STORAGE OF LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML
store at a temperature not exceeding 30 ° C .
PACK OF LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML
carton box contains a brown glass bottle ( type lll) of 120 ml oral solution with a dosing measuring cup and patient information leaflet .
LEVCET SYRUP 120 ML MANUFACTURED BY
Marcyrl Pharmaceutical Industries El Obour City – Egypt.