Zodak 10mg / ml drops for oral administration 20ml dropper bottle
Release formDrops for oral administration
Composition1 ml (20 drops) contains cetirizine dihydrochloride 10 mg;
excipients: methylparaben, propylparaben, glycerol, propylene glycol, sodium saccharin, sodium acetate, ice acetic acid, purified water.
Packagingbottle of 20 ml.
pharmachologic effectZodak is a highly effective antihistamine, antiallergic agent.
The active substance of the drug, cetirizine, belongs to the group of competitive histamine antagonists, blocks H1-histamine receptors. Cetirizine affects the histamine-dependent stage of allergic reactions, and also reduces the migration of eosinophils, limits the release of inflammatory mediators at the cell stage of an allergic reaction. Prevents the development and facilitates the course of allergic reactions, has antiallergic, antipruritic action, practically does not have anticholinergic and antiserotonin action.
In therapeutic doses, Zodak does not have a sedative effect.
Indications- seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis and conjunctivitis;
- pruritic allergic dermatosis;
- pollinosis (hay fever);
- urticaria (including chronic idiopathic);
- Quincke swelling.
ContraindicationsHypersensitivity to the drug; bronchospasm, cough; severe nephropathy; porphyria; pregnancy and lactation; children's age up to 1 year.
Dosage and administrationZodak is prescribed by mouth, regardless of the meal. Before taking the drops dissolve in water.
Adults and children over 12 years old - 10 mg of cetirizine (20 drops).
Children from 6 to 12 years old - 10 mg of cetirizine (20 drops) 1 time per day or 5 mg of cetirizine (10 drops) 2 times a day, in the morning and in the evening.
Children from 2 to 6 years old - 5 mg of cetirizine (10 drops) 1 time per day or 2.5 mg of cetirizine (5 drops) 2 times a day, in the morning and evening.
Children from 1 to 2 years old - 2.5 mg (5 drops) 2 times a day.
special instructionsCare must be taken when prescribing the drug to patients with impaired liver and / or kidney function and the elderly.
During the period of treatment, it is necessary to refrain from engaging in potentially hazardous activities that require a high concentration of attention and quickness of psychomotor reactions.
Drug interactionIt is not recommended to combine Zodak with other drugs without consulting a doctor.
At the same time taking with bronchodilators, containing theophylline as the active substance, an increase in the frequency of side effects of the drug Zodak is possible.
Not recommended the simultaneous use of drugs that depress the central nervous system, and alcohol consumption.
Storage conditionsStore in a dry, dark place at a temperature not exceeding 20 ° C.
Shelf life3 years.
It is a pharmaceutical drug. Use only as directed by your doctor.