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Cetirizine Hydrochloride by Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: Cetirizine Hydrochloride 1mg in 1mL
Labeler: Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
NDC Code: 68788-9734

Children's Cetirizine

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 5 mL teaspoonful)

Cetirizine HCl 5 mg




Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:

runny nose
itchy, watery eyes
itching of the nose or throat


Do not use if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients or to an antihistamine containing hydroxyzine.

Ask a doctor before use if you have liver or kidney disease. Your doctor should determine if you need a different dose.

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking tranquilizers or sedatives.

When using this product
drowsiness may occur
avoid alcoholic drinks
alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

Stop use and ask a doctor if an allergic reaction to this product occurs. Seek medical help right away.

If pregnant or breast-feeding
if breast-feeding: not recommended
if pregnant: ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222).

use only with enclosed dosing cup

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 older

1 teaspoonful (5 mL) once daily; do not take more than 1 teaspoonful (5 mL) in 24 hours.

children 2 to under 6 years of age

1/2 teaspoonful (2.5 mL) once daily. If needed, dose can be increased to a maximum of 1 teaspoonful (5 mL) once daily or 1/2 teaspoonful (2.5 mL) every 12 hours. Do not give more than 1 teaspoonful (5 mL) in 24 hours.

children under 2 years of age

ask a doctor

consumers with liver or kidney disease

ask a doctor

Other information
store between 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)
do not use if carton is opened, or if imprinted safety seal is broken or missing
see bottom panel for expiration date

Inactive ingredients

artificial grape flavor, glacial acetic acid, glycerin, methylparaben, natural and artificial banana flavor, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium acetate (anhydrous), sucrose


Call 1-866-923-4914

Distributed by: Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Hawthorne, NY 10532

Relabeled by Preferred Pharmaceuticals

4oz bottle - 68788-9734-1


Compare to the active ingredient in Children's Zyrtec®*

Children's Cetirizine Hydrochloride Oral Solution


1 mg/mL

Indoor & Outdoor Allergies

24 Hour Relief of:

Runny Nose
Itchy, Watery Eyes
Itchy Throat or Nose

2 Yrs. & older

Dosing Cup Included

Grape Flavor

4 FL OZ (118 mL)

cetirizine hydrochloride solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68788-9734(NDC:51672-2088)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Cetirizine Hydrochloride (Cetirizine) Cetirizine Hydrochloride1 mg  in 1 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
acetic acid 
propylene glycol 
sodium acetate anhydrous 
Product Characteristics
ColorYELLOW (colorless to slightly yellow) Score    
FlavorGRAPE, BANANAImprint Code
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68788-9734-11 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1118 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
Labeler - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
Registrant - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.791119022RELABEL(68788-9734)

Revised: 05/2017
Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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