Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT

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Overview

Uses of Citizen Tablet DT

Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT is used in the treatment of allergy symptoms.

Citizen Tablet DT side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness

How to use Citizen Tablet DT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Citizen Tablet DT works

Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT is an antihistaminic medication. It treats allergy symptoms such as such as itching, swelling, and rashes by blocking the effects of a chemical messenger (histamine) in the body.

Citizen Tablet DT related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Larger doses or prolonged use of Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
Driving
SAFE
Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT to help relieve allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes.
  •  It's much less likely to make you feel sleepy than other similar medications.
  • It is okay to take Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT with most other medications as it has few drug interactions.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT as it may cause increased sleepiness.
  • Stop taking Citizen 10 mg Tablet DT at least three days before taking an allergy test as it can affect the test results.

Interaction with Drugs

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Patient Concerns

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FAQs

Q. Can I take Citizen with Betahistine?
Citizen should not be taken with Betahistine as Citizen has antihistamine action and Betahistine has histamine-like action. Using the two medicines together may lower the efficacy of either of them.
Q. Is cetirizine safe?
Cetirizine is safe at the prescribed dose by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Q. Is cetirizine good for cold/ used for sore throat/ allergic reaction/itching/hives?
Cetirizine is used to treat cold or allergy symptoms such as sneezing, itching, watery eyes, or runny nose. It is also used to treat hives, but not used for sore throat. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Q. Can you take cetirizine for prickly heat?
Cetirizine can be used for prickly heat to reduce the itching. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Q. Can I take cetirizine with high blood pressure?
Patients with high blood pressure can take cetirizine. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Q. Can I take cetirizine with loratadine/ diphenhydramine/ brompheniramine/ fexofenadine?
No. Patient should not take cetirizine with these drugs as they are from same category of antihistamines. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Q. Does cetirizine make you sleepy or cause drowsiness?
Patient may feel sleepy after taking cetirizine. Always consult your doctor
Q. Does cetirizine make you gain weight?
It is rarely seen, but there is a possibility that cetirizine, like other anti-histamines, might cause weight gain.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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