cetirizine HCl

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cetirizine HCl,

n brand names: Reactine, Zyrtec;
drug class: antihistamine;
action: competitive antagonist for peripheral H1 receptors;
uses: treatment of symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis, perennial allergic rhinitis, chronic urticaria.
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Cypress' Cetirizine HCl Oral Solution will be available through all the national drug wholesalers and chain drug stores and will begin shipping immediately.
We feel that Cetirizine HCl Chewable complements our previously announced FDA final approval of Cetirizine Hydrochloride Tablets, 5 mg and 10 mg, and both products will be positive additions to our portfolio by expanding our product offerings.
Cetirizine HCl Tablets are the generic version of Pfizer's Zyrtec(R) Tablets, which had U.
Cetirizine HCl, which will be marketed as two separate OTC products in two strengths of 5 mg and 10 mg, is an antihistamine drug, which is used to treat allergies, hives, and other allergic inflammatory conditions.
Cetirizine HCl Chewable is indicated for the relief of symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis due to allergens in adults and children 2 years of age and older; perennial allergic rhinitis in adults and children 6 months of age and older; and for the treatment of the uncomplicated skin manifestations of chronic idiopathic urticaria in adults and children 6 months of age and older.
announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted tentative approval for the Company's Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Cetirizine HCL, 5mg and 10mg Immediate Release tablets.