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Zyrtec Allergy by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division

Medically reviewed on Apr 21, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, orally disintegrating
Ingredients: Cetirizine Hydrochloride 10mg
Labeler: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division
NDC Code: 50580-778

Zyrtec Allergy

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Cetirizine HCl 10 mg

Purpose

Antihistamine

Uses

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

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

Warnings

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)

Directions

Tablet melts in mouth. Can be taken with or without water.

adults and children 6 years and overone 10 mg tablet once daily; do not take more than one 10 mg tablet in 24 hours. A 5 mg product may be appropriate for less severe symptoms.
adults 65 years and overask a doctor
children under 6 years of ageask a doctor
consumers with liver or kidney diseaseask a doctor

Other information
  • store between 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F). Avoid high humidity.
  • do not use if carton or blister unit is opened or broken

Inactive ingredients

amino methacrylate copolymer, anhydrous citric acid, colloidal silicon dioxide, crospovidone, flavors, hydroxypropyl cellulose, magnesium stearate, mannitol, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium bicarbonate, sodium starch glycolate, sucralose

Questions?

call 1-800-343-7805 (toll-free) or 215-273-8755 (collect)

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

Original Prescription Strength
NDC 50580-778-24

ZYRTEC ®
Cetirizine HCl orally disintegrating tablets
10mg/antihistamine

Dissolve Tabs™

24
HOUR
RELIEF OF

  • Sneezing
  • Runny Nose
  • Itchy, Watery Eyes
  • Itchy Throat or Nose

ALLERGY
INDOOR + OUTDOOR
ALLERGIES

Melts In
Your Mouth
CITRUS FLAVOR

Actual Size

ZYRTEC ALLERGY 
cetirizine hydrochloride tablet, orally disintegrating
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:50580-778
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Cetirizine Hydrochloride (Cetirizine) Cetirizine Hydrochloride10 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
dimethylaminoethyl methacrylate - butyl methacrylate - methyl methacrylate copolymer 
anhydrous citric acid 
silicon dioxide 
crospovidone (15 MPA.S AT 5%) 
hydroxypropyl cellulose (80000 MW) 
magnesium stearate 
mannitol 
microcrystalline cellulose 
sodium bicarbonate 
sodium starch glycolate type a potato 
sucralose 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITE (White to Off-white) Scoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorCITRUS (citrus-ice) Imprint CodeZ10
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:50580-778-122 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
16 TABLET, ORALLY DISINTEGRATING in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:50580-778-244 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
26 TABLET, ORALLY DISINTEGRATING in 1 BLISTER PACK
3NDC:50580-778-6611 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
36 TABLET, ORALLY DISINTEGRATING in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02257801/20/2014
Labeler - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division (878046358)

 
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division

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