Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg

Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg


Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg belong to the medication of antihistamine or anti-allergic which is used to treat various kinds of allergic reactions. These tablets are used in the treatment of hay fever, red itchy eyes, eczema (dermatitis), insect bites, food allergies, and hives (red dots or patches on the body).

Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg are formed by various compositions of drugs. The main medicine that helps to provide relief from allergic reactions is levocetirizine which is present in these tables. It works by blocking the effect of histamine that naturally and automatically causes allergic reactions. You are advised not to give Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg to children without the consultation of your professional healthcare doctor as it can cause adverse side effects. The dosage of every drug depends on the medical condition of the patient.

Disclaimer- We do not recommend these tablets, Contact the healthcare professional for further information. 

Precautions with Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg 

Make sure to read the precautions before consuming any drug.

  • Make sure not to consume this drug before you drive or perform any kind of activity that can make you feel sleepy and uncomfortable.
  • Do not immediately stop taking this medication. Decrease the amount of dosage first and must discuss it with your doctor before you have to end the course for this drug.
  • This drug is not recommended for children. If your physician has prescribed it, you must discuss it once.
  • Let your doctor know if you had any allergic reactions to any kind of medicine before.
  • Avoid taking this medicine if you are a breastfeeding mother as it can have a harmful impact on the fetus. Your doctor may prescribe you with some other alternative.
  • Talk about your past medical history if you have any liver or kidney disease so as to avoid any discomfort.

Side Effects of Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg 

The side effects may vary from person to person depending on their medical condition. There can be some common side effects of taking Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg. Some of them are:-

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Abdominal  Pain
  • Tiredness
  • Not feeling comfortable

If you experience any of these symptoms getting worse, rush to your nearest physician immediately.

Drug Interactions of Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg 

You are advised not to take this drug before or after you take any other medication. If done so, drugs can interact with each other and can leave adverse effects. Some of the drug interactions for Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg are:-


Dietetic Advice

While you are on any medication, it is very important for each one of us to maintain a healthy lifestyle and to eat a good diet in order to recover from the disease. Some of the diet points that you need to follow while you are on the medication for Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg:-

  • Drink plenty of water.
  • Keep your surroundings clean and maintain your personal hygiene.
  • The consumption of alcohol with Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg Tablets can make you dehydrated and can also affect your sleep.
  • Avoid eating processed and oily food.
  • Have a proper sleep for 8  hours.
  • Exercise regularly to keep your muscles relaxed.

Storage of Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg 

Do not keep this drug in direct sunlight or heat. Store it at room temperature or in a cool dry place and keep it away from moisture. Also, keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Note-  Levocetirizine Tablets IP 5mg are only for external use.