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    Claranase

    Product Name :   Clarinase (sold under the brand name Claratin D in the US)
    Product Type :   Loratadine 5mg, pseudoephedrine sulphate 120mg per tablet
    Manufacturer :   Schering-Plough Pty
    Packaging and Product :   Blister packets - 10 tablets per packet
     

    CLARINASE, also known as Claritin D, provides 12 hours relief from allergic rhinitis (hayfever) symptoms. Each CLARINASE tablet contains 5mg of non-drowsy anti-histamine (loratadine) and 120mg of a decongestant (pseudoephedrine sulfate) for the relief of hayfever, runny nose, nasal and sinus congestion, watery, itchy eyes and sneezing. Anti-histamines help reduce allergic symptoms by preventing the effects of a substance called histamine, which is produced by the body. Decongestants produce narrowing of blood vessels leading to clearing of the stuffy or blocked nose.

    CLARINASE DOSAGE

    Adults

    1 tablet swallowed 12 hourly (Do NOT chew tablet)

    Children 12 years and over

    1 tablet swallowed 12 hourly (Do NOT chew tablet)

    Children 12 years and under

    CLARINASE D is NOT suitable for children under 12 years of age.

    CAUTION

    Do NOT take CLARINASE if you are allergic to any of the ingredients. Do NOT use if you are pregnant or breast feeding, if you are presently taking medication for hypertension (High blood pressure) or coronary artery disease or depression. If you have liver disease check with your doctor before commencing treatment.

     


     

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