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Alerid Syrup

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  • Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Cetirizine (5 mg/5ml)
  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
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    Alerid Syrup Information

    Alerid Syrup is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Syrup. It is primarily used for the treatment of Allergy, Urticaria Pigmentosa, Common Cold. The alternative uses of Alerid Syrup have also been explained below.

    The correct dosage of Alerid Syrup depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

    Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Alerid Syrup can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Such side effects of Alerid Syrup normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

    Furthermore, you should know that effect of Alerid Syrup is Safe for pregnant women and Mild for women who are breastfeeding. Warnings related to Alerid Syrup's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

    Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Alerid Syrup contraindications section.

    Besides this, Alerid Syrup may also have severe interaction with some medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

    In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Alerid Syrup is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.

    Alerid Syrup Benefits & Uses

    Alerid Syrup is used to treat the following -

    Other Benefits

    Alerid Syrup Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    2 - 12 years (Child)
    • Disease: Allergy
    • Before or After Meal: Either
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2.5 ml
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

    Alerid Syrup Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Alerid Syrup is used -



    Alerid Syrup Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Alerid Syrup safe for pregnant women?

      Alerid is safe to take during pregnancy.

    • Is the use of Alerid Syrup safe during breastfeeding?

      Side effects of Alerid on breastfeeding women are very mild.

    • What is the effect of Alerid Syrup on the Kidneys?

      Alerid has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

    • What is the effect of Alerid Syrup on the Liver?

      Very few cases of side effects of Alerid on the liver have been reported.

    • What is the effect of Alerid Syrup on the Heart?

      Using Alerid does not have any harmful effects on the heart.


    Severe Interaction of Alerid Syrup with Other Drugs

    Alerid Syrup should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -



    Alerid Syrup Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Alerid Syrup unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    Frequently asked Questions about Alerid Syrup

    • Is this Alerid Syrup habit forming or addictive?

      No, there is no any evidence that Alerid Syrup is addictive.

    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

      You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Alerid Syrup. So it is best to avoid driving.

    • Is it safe?

      Alerid Syrup is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?

      No, Alerid Syrup cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.


    Alerid Syrup Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Alerid Syrup

      It is safe to take Alerid Syrup with food.

    • Interaction between Alcohol and Alerid Syrup

      Consumption of alcohol and Alerid Syrup together may have severe effects on your health.


    Frequently asked Questions about Alerid Syrup

    Question about 4 years ago

    Is Alerid safe?

    Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Alerid is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, very few side effects are observed such as drowsiness, diarrhea, constipation, weakness, and tiredness.

    Question over 4 years ago

    What is Alerid?

    Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

    Alerid is a brand name of Cetirizine. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called antihistamine (H1 receptor blocker). It is used in the treatment of allergic rhinitis, urticaria, runny nose, itching eyes/nose, sneezing and other types of allergies.

    Question about 4 years ago

    Can I take Alerid without consulting a doctor?

    Dr. Sangita Shah MBBS , General Physician

    Alerid is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful for the patient to take this medicine without a doctor's recommendation.

    Question over 3 years ago

    Does Alerid cause weight gain?

    Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

    No, taking Alerid does not cause weight gain. However, long-term usage of this drug may rarely cause some weight gain. You are recommended to inform your doctor if you are experiencing any weight gain while consuming Alerid.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Is Alerid a decongestant?

    Dr. Sangita Shah MBBS , General Physician

    No, Alerid is not a decongestant. It is an antihistamine, used to relieve symptoms of allergic rhinitis, urticaria, runny nose, itching eyes/nose, and sneezing.

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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience


    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 166-167

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 316-317

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; ZYRTEC® (cetirizine hydrochloride) Tablets and Syrup For Oral Use

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