What is the brand name for Xyzal?
Levocetirizine is available under the following different brand names: Xyzal Allergy 24HR Tablets, Xyzal Allergy 24HR Oral Solution, and Xyzal.
What is the use of Xyzal M tablet?
Xyzal M Tablet is a combination medicine used in the treatment of allergic symptoms such as runny nose, stuffy nose, sneezing, itching, swelling, watery eyes and congestion or stuffiness. It also reduces inflammation in the airways and make breathing easier.
Is cetirizine and Xyzal the same?
Xyzal (levocetirizine) and Zyrtec (cetirizine) are both antihistamines. Xyzal is produced by Sanofi, and Zyrtec is produced by a division of Johnson & Johnson. They’re both marketed as providing relief from the symptoms of allergies.
How does Xyzal compare to Zyrtec?
On first dose, Xyzal provides the same relief as Zyrtec. The main difference between the two products is in the size of pill; Xyzal pills are nearly half the size as Zyrtec pills. So, when looking for a smaller tablet, consider Xyzal.
What are the side effects of Xyzal?
COMMON side effects
- throat irritation.
- low energy.
- generalized weakness.
What is similar to Xyzal?
Xyzal and Zyrtec are remarkably similar to each other. Just take a look at their generic names, levocetirizine and cetirizine.
When should you take Xyzal?
The recommended dose of Xyzal for most adults and children who are at least 12 years old is Xyzal 5 mg once daily in the evening. Some people may find that a lower dose (Xyzal 2.5 mg once daily in the evening) is also effective.
Is Xyzal safe to take?
While Benadryl and Xyzal generally should not be taken at the same time, it is safe to take Xyzal around 4 to 6 hours after your last dose of Benadryl, as the effects of the drug will have worn off by then for most individuals. Per your question, if you took Benadryl at 10 AM, it is safe to take Xyzal later that night.
Common Xyzal side effects may include: drowsiness, tiredness; sinus pain; ear infection; cough; fever; nosebleed; vomiting, diarrhea, constipation; dry mouth; or weight gain.