Clarinex is a perfect remedy for outdoor as well as indoor allergies. The outdoor allergies, known as hay fever and caused by pollens, are recognized by sneezing, itching eyes and nose, nasal and throat congestion and red-watery eyes. The outdoor allergies, also known as perennial allergies, are caused by pets, dust mites, insects and dust. Clarinex contains tricylic histamine that is highly effective in eradication all this infections.
How to Take Drug
The required dose of Clarinex depends upon your age and other health issues. On the basis of age, following is the requirement for Clarinex doses:
- 6 months to 11 months -1mg of Clarinex syrup.
- 12 months to 5 years - 1.25mg of Clarinex syrup.
- 6 years to 11 years - 2.5mg of Clarinex syrup or tablet.
- 12 years and above - 5mg of Clarinex syrup or tablet.
Remember! Clarinex dose must be given once a day, before or after meal.
Clarinex contains ingredients that might not gel with your body in special situations. Thus, you must discuss your health and other issues with your phusician to avoid any severe results to happen. The physicians might provide useful information about precautions to be taken in the following cases:
- If you are allergic to certain medicines, then Clarinex intake may also cause allergic infections.
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, then Clarinex might pose harm to your baby.
- If you are suffering from diseases related to liver and kidneys, then you can face serious circumstances with Clarinex.
If you are taking other medicines like Ketoconazole and Erythromycin, you might experience accumulation of Clarinex in your body that may severely affect your body. This happens because the two different drugs interact with each other and unwanted components of Clarinex are not removed as waste from your body. Moreover, other products like health supplements and recreational drugs might pose obstacle to proper functioning of Clarinex. Thus, you must consult with doctor regarding other medications you are carrying out.
The most common side effects of Clarinex intake include nausea, dizziness, restlessness, fatigue, sore throat and dry mouth. Other symptoms include muscle pain, flu, cough, diarrhea, insomnia, swelling, skin rashes, and increased rate of breathing and dark urine. You must immediately contact your physician, if you feel like experiencing such indications.
If you have missed a dose, you must skip it, if long time has passed. Never try to take double dose of Clarinex.
As mentioned earlier, it is not advisable to consume overdose of Clarinex, as it might lead to hard situations like drowsiness and uncontrolled rate of heart beats.
Clarinex must be stored at place, which is away from reach of sun and moisture, as heat, light and water may reduce its effectiveness. It must be stored in a air-tight container at room temperature between 36-77 degree Fahrenheit. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.