Cetirizine hydrochloride hives solution
Active ingredient (in each 5 ml teaspoonful)
Cetirizine hydrochloride, USP 5mg
relieves itching due to hives (urticaria). This product will not prevent hives or an allergic skin reaction from occurring.
Severe Allergy Warning:Get emergency help immediatelyif you have hives along with any of the following symptoms:
These symptoms may be signs of anaphylactic shock. This condition can be life threatening if not treated by a health professional immediately.Symptoms of anaphylactic shock may occur when hives first appear or up to a few hours later.
Not a Substitute for Epinephrine. If your doctor has prescribed an epinephrine injector for anaphylaxis or severe allergy symptoms that could occur with your hives, never use this product as a substitute for the epinephrine injector. If you have been prescribed an epinephrine injector, you should carry it with you at all times.
Do not use
to preventhives from any known cause such as:
because this product will not stop hives from occurring.
Avoiding the cause of your hives is the only way to prevent them. Hives can sometimes be serious. If you do not know the cause of your hives, see your doctor for a medical exam. Your doctor may be able to help you find a cause.
Ask a doctor before use if you have
Otc - ask doctor/pharmacist section
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you aretaking tranquilizers or sedatives.
When using this product
Stop use and ask doctor if
If pregnant or breast-feeding:
Keep out of reach of children.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away toll-free number 1-800-222-1222.
adults and children 6 years and over
1 teaspoonful (5 mL) or 2 teaspoonfuls (10 mL) once daily depending upon severity of symptoms; do not take more than 2 teaspoonfuls (10 mL) in 24 hours.
adults 65 years and over
1 teaspoonful (5 mL) once daily; do not take more than 1 teaspoonful (5 mL) in 24 hours.
children under 6 years of age
ask a doctor
consumers with liver or kidney disease
ask a doctor
Store between 20 to 25C (68 to 77F) or store refrigerated, 2 to 8C (36 to 46F)
artificial grape flavor, glacial acetic acid, glycerin, methylparaben, purified water, propylene glycol, propylparaben, sodium acetate, and sucrose
Questions or comments?
call toll-free 1-800-818-4555weekdays
Dist. by: Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd.
Detroit, Michigan 48202
Mfg. by: SUN Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Bryan, Ohio 43506
6027L01 Iss: 09/11
Ingredients and appearance - Product information
Cetirizine hydrochloride hives solution- Cetirizine hydrochloride
|Product Type||HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL||Item Code (Source)||NDC: 57664-246|
|Route of Administration||Oral|
|Cetirizine hydrochloride ( UNII: 64O047KTOA)( Cetirizine - UNII: YO7261ME24 )||1 mgin 1 mL|
|Acetic acid||( UNII: Q40Q9N063P)|
|Glycerin||( UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)|
|Methylparaben||( UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)|
|Water||( UNII: 059QF0KO0R)|
|Propylene glycol||( UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)|
|Propylparaben||( UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)|
|Sodium acetate||( UNII: 4550K0SC9B)|
|Sucrose||( UNII: C151H8M554)|
|Color||YELLOW (Colorless to slightly yellow)||Flavor||GRAPE|
|Marketing Category||Application Number or Monograph Citation||Territorial Authority||Marketing Start Date|
Labeler - Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.( 146974886)
Principal display panel
1mg / mL Oral Solution, USP
24 hour Relief of ITCHING
Due to Hives
Dosing Cup Included
Dosing cup should be washed and left to air dry after each use
Do not use if carton is opened, or if seal of bottle is broken or missing
6 years and older
4 fl. oz. (120 mL)