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

Dosage form: syrup
Ingredients: Cetirizine Hydrochloride 5mg in 5mL
Labeler: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division
NDC Code: 50580-721

Children's ZYRTEC®

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 5 mL)

Cetirizine HCl 5 mg




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


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
  • find right dose on chart below
  • mL = milliliter
adults and children 6 years and over5 mL or 10 mL once daily depending upon severity of symptoms; do not take more than 10 mL in 24 hours.
adults 65 years and over5 mL once daily; do not take more than 5 mL in 24 hours.
children 2 to under 6 years of age2.5 mL once daily. If needed, dose can be increased to a maximum of 5 mL once daily or 2.5 mL every 12 hours. Do not give more than 5 mL in 24 hours.
children under 2 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)
  • do not use if carton is opened or if carton tape or bottle wrap imprinted "SAFETY SEAL®" is broken or missing
  • see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, flavors, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol solution, sucralose


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


NDC 50580-721-05


Cetirizine HCl
1 mg /ml oral solution

Indoor & Outdoor Allergies

Relief of

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

2 yrs.
& older

Bubble Gum

Dye-Free • Sugar-Free

4 fl oz (118 ml)

Dosing Cup Included

cetirizine hydrochloride syrup
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:50580-721
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Cetirizine Hydrochloride (Cetirizine) Cetirizine Hydrochloride5 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
anhydrous citric acid 
propylene glycol 
sodium benzoate 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITE (Clear, Colorless) Score    
FlavorBUBBLE GUMImprint Code
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:50580-721-051 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
1118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
Labeler - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division (878046358)

Revised: 10/2015
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division

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