Medicine Overview of Loract Tablet
Uses of Loract Tablet
Loract Tablet is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
Side effects of Loract Tablet
How to use Loract Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Loract Tablet at a fixed time.
How Loract Tablet works
Loract tablet is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.
In Depth Information on Loract Tablet
Expert advice for Loract Tablet
Do not start or continue the loratadine tablets:
- If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to loratadine or any of the other ingredients of loratadine tablet.
- If you have severe liver impairment.
- If you have rare hereditary problems of sugar intolerance.
Special precautions for Loract Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Loract Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Loract Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.+more
Because of its low milk levels and lack of sleepiness, use of Loract Tablet would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies....
Because of its low milk levels and lack of sleepiness, use of Loract Tablet would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Loract Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Loract Tablet should be used with caution in patients with k+more
idney disease. Dose adjustment of Loract Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Loract Tablet should be used with caution in patients with l+more
iver disease. Dose adjustment of Loract Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Azita 500mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Loract 10mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Loratadine
No, Loract is antihistaminic drug which may have anticholinergic properties and it is not narcotic/ antibiotic
Q. Can I take Loract for a cold/sinus infection/insect bites/hives/bee sting/allergic reaction, rash/congestion?
Yes, but patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take loratadine with Nyquil /Mucinex/ ibuprofen/ Singulair/ Benadryl/ amoxicillin/ diphenhydramine /Zoloft/ Zyrtec/ Dayquil?
Yes, but taking other antihistaminic medicines like diphenhydramine/Zyrtec/Benadryl /Day quil/ Zoloft / Mucinex may alter the effects of loratadine. Ibuprofen, Nyquil may alter levels of loratadine. You can take loratadine with amoxicillin. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does loratadine contain diphenhydramine or aspirin?
No, it does not contain diphenhydramine or aspirin.
Loract is safe at prescribed dose and duration for treatment of allergies as advised by your doctor
No, Loract is different from Zyrtec as Zyrtec contains cetirizine. Both Loract and Zyrtec belong to the same category of antihistamines. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Patient can take Loract for prescribed dose and duration for treatment of allergies as advised by your doctor
Loract causing these side effects is very rare. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects
Substitutes for Loract Tablet
Claridin 10mg Tablet
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