What Neoclarityn is
Neoclarityn contains desloratadine which is an antihistamine.
How Neoclarityn works
Neoclarityn is an antiallergy medicine that does not make you drowsy. It helps control your allergic reaction and its symptoms.
When Neoclarityn should be used
Neoclarityn relieves symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis (inflammation of the nasal passages caused by an allergy, for example, hay fever or allergy to dust mites) in adults and adolescents 12 years of age and older. These symptoms include sneezing, runny or itchy nose, itchy palate, and itchy, red or watery eyes.
Neoclarityn is also used to relieve the symptoms associated with urticaria (a skin condition caused by an allergy). These symptoms include itching and hives.
Relief of these symptoms lasts a full day and helps you to resume your normal daily activities and sleep.
Uses / Instructions
Use in adults and adolescents 12 years of age and over
The recommended dose is one tablet once a day with water, with or without food.
Talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse before taking Neoclarityn:
– if you have poor kidney function.
– if you have medical or familial history of seizures.
- Do not give this medicine to children less than 12 years of age.
- Use caution when taking Neoclarityn with alcohol.
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
Common: the following may affect up to 1 in 10 people
• dry mouth
Very rare: the following may affect up to 1 in 10,000 people
• severe allergic reactions
• pounding or irregular heartbeat
• fast heartbeat
• stomach ache
• feeling sick (nausea)
• upset stomach
• inability to sleep
• muscle pain
• restlessness with increased body movement
• liver inflammation
• abnormal liver function tests
See patient information leaflet for a full list of side effects