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Lorid Tablet

Solace Biotech Ltd

Composition for Lorid Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Lorid Tablet

10 tablets in 1 strip
Medicine Overview of Lorid Tablet

Uses of Lorid Tablet

Lorid Tablet is used in the treatment of allergy symptoms.

Lorid Tablet side effects


Side Effects of Lorid are Sleepiness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Increased appetite.

How to use Lorid 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. Lorid Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Lorid Tablet works

Lorid Tablet 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.
In Depth Information on Lorid Tablet

Expert advice for Lorid Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Lorid Tablet 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.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as it can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking this medication as it may cause increased sleepiness.
  • Stop taking Lorid Tablet at least three days before taking an allergy test as it can affect the test results.
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Lorid Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Lorid Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Lorid Tablet 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.
Lorid 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.
Because of its low milk levels and lack of sleepiness, use of Lorid Tablet would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed babies.
Lorid Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Lorid Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lorid Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Lorid Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lorid Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Lorid Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Lorid Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

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Frequently asked questions about Lorid Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Loratadine
Q. Is Lorid an anticholinergic/narcotic/antibiotic?
No, Lorid is antihistaminic drug which may have anticholinergic properties and it is not narcotic/ antibiotic
Q. Can I take Lorid 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.
Q. Is Lorid safe?
Lorid is safe at prescribed dose and duration for treatment of allergies as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Lorid the same as Zyrtec?
No, Lorid is different from Zyrtec as Zyrtec contains cetirizine. Both Lorid and Zyrtec belong to the same category of antihistamines. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. How long can I take Lorid for?
Patient can take Lorid for prescribed dose and duration for treatment of allergies as advised by your doctor
Q. Does Lorid get you high/raise blood pressure/cause dementia/drowsiness?
Lorid causing these side effects is very rare. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Lorid with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Lorid with Roxithromycin
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Rin
Lorid with Betahistine
Medicines with composition Betahistine: Histiwel
Lorid with Clonazepam
Medicines with composition Clonazepam: Panik
Lorid with Alprazolam
Medicines with composition Alprazolam: Eurolam, Tenzo, Indolam, Alzopam
Lorid with Lorazepam
Medicines with composition Lorazepam: Psycopan
Lorid with Clobazam
Medicines with composition Clobazam: Risure
Lorid with Diazepam
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Dizapam
Lorid with Erythromycin
Medicines with composition Erythromycin: Arthrox
Lorid with Nitrazepam
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Konit
Lorid with Chlordiazepoxide
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Equblam

Substitutes for Lorid

No substitutes found for this medicine
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