Zirtek 1mg/ml oral solution contains cetrizine hydrochloride which is a non drowsy antihistamine used to treat symptoms caused by hay fever and other allergies such as; runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, itchy throat or nose. Cetrizine is also effect in treating urticaria( hives) and itching of the skin (pruritus).
Zirtek Oral solution is banana flavoured and can be used by children aged from 2 years.
For Adults and children over 12 years: 10ml once daily (two spoonfuls)
Children 6 to 12 years: One spoonful (5mg) twice daily.
Children 2 to 6 years: Half a spoonful (2.5mg) twice daily
This product is not recommended for continued use.