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Note: This document contains side effect information about levocetirizine. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Rizal.
Anxiety attack, assault, or force bloody, cloudy, or dark urine blurred or loss of vision burning feeling while urinating burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, “pins and needles”, or tingling feelings chills clay-colored stools confusion cough decrease in the frequency of urination decrease in urine volume deep or fast breathing with dizziness diarrhea difficult or labored breathing difficulty in passing urine (dribbling) difficulty with swallowing or speaking discouragement disturbed color perception dizziness, fainting, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position double vision drooling dry mouth fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings feeling sad or empty fixed position of the eye general tiredness and weakness halos around lights headache hives or welts, itching, skin rash inability to move the eyes increased blinking or spasms of the eyelid irritability joint or muscle pain lack of appetite large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or genitals light-colored stools loss of balance control loss of interest or pleasure muscle trembling, twitching, jerking, or stiffness nausea nervousness night blindness numbness of the feet, hands, and around the mouth over bright appearance of lights painful urination puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue redness of the skin restlessness rhythmic movement of the muscles seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there seizures sensation of spinning shaking shuffling walk sticking out of the tongue stomach pain swelling of the face, feet, or lower legs thoughts of killing oneself tightness in the chest tremor trouble concentrating trouble with sleeping tunnel vision twisting movements of the body uncontrolled movements, especially of the face, mouth, tongue, neck, and back uncontrolled twisting movements of the neck, trunk, arms, or legs unpleasant breath odor unusual facial expressions unusual tiredness or weakness upper right stomach pain vomiting with or without blood weight gain yellow eyes and skin Some side effects of levocetirizine may occur that usually do not need medical attention.
These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.
Change in or loss of taste difficulty in moving increased appetite joint pain or swelling muscle pain, cramp, or stiffness nightmares The most frequently reported side effects were: somnolence, nasopharyngitis, fatigue, dry mouth, and pharyngitis (in 12 years and older); Pyrex, somnolence, cough, and epistaxis (in patients 6 to 12 years); Pyrex, diarrhea, vomiting, and Otis media (in patients 1 to 5 years); diarrhea and constipation (in patients 6 to 11 months).
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The short-term (exposure up to 6 weeks) safety data for adults and adolescents are based upon eight clinical trials in which 1896 patients (825 males and 1071 females aged 12 years and older) were treated with XYZ AL 2.5, 5, or 10 mg once daily in the evening. The short-term safety data from pediatric patients are based upon two clinical trials in which 243 children with allergic rhinitis (162 males and 81 females 6 to 12 years of age) were treated with XYZ AL 5 mg once daily for 4 to 6 weeks, one clinical trial in which 114 children (65 males and 49 females 1 to 5 years of age) with allergic rhinitis or chronic idiopathic urticaria were treated with XYZ AL 1.25 mg twice daily for 2 weeks, and one clinical trial in which 45 children (28 males and 17 females 6 to 11 months of age) with symptoms of allergic rhinitis or chronic urticaria were treated with XYZ AL 1.25 mg once daily for 2 weeks.
The long-term (exposure of 4 or 6 months) safety data in adults and adolescents are based upon two clinical trials in which 428 patients (190 males and 238 females) with allergic rhinitis were exposed to treatment with XYZ AL 5 mg once daily. In placebo-controlled trials of 1-6 weeks in duration, the most common adverse reactions were somnolence, nasopharyngitis, fatigue, dry mouth, and pharyngitis, and most were mild to moderate in intensity.
Table 2: Adverse Reactions Reported in 2%* of Subjects Aged 6-12 Years Exposed to XYZ AL 5 mg Once Daily in Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trials 4 and 6 Weeks in Duration Adverse Reactions XYZ AL 5 mg (n = 243)Placebo (n = 240)Pyrexia10 (4%)5 (2%)Cough8 (3%)2 (<1%)Somnolence7 (3%)1 (<1%)Epistaxis6 (2%)1 (<1%)* Rounded to the closest unit percentage Pediatric Patients 1 To 5 Years Of Age A total of 114 pediatric patients 1 to 5 years of age received XYZ AL 1.25 mg twice daily in a two week placebo-controlled double-blind safety trial.
Table 3: Adverse Reactions Reported in 2%* of Subjects Aged 1-5 Years Exposed to XYZ AL 1.25 mg Twice Daily in a 2-Week Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial Adverse Reactions XYZ AL 1.25 mg Twice Daily (n = 114)Placebo (n = 59)Pyrexia5 (4%)1 (2%)Diarrhea4 (4%)2 (3%)Vomiting4 (4%)2 (3%)Otis Media3 (3%)0 (0%)* Rounded to the closest unit percentage Pediatric Patients 6 To 11 Months Of Age A total of 45 pediatric patients 6 to 11 months of age received XYZ AL 1.25 mg once daily in a two week placebo-controlled double-blind safety trial.
Ten (2.3%) patients treated with XYZ AL discontinued because of somnolence, fatigue or Athenian compared to 2 (<1%) in the placebo group. There are no long term clinical trials in children below 12 years of age with allergic rhinitis or chronic idiopathic urticaria.
Because these reactions are reported voluntarily from a population of uncertain size, it is not always possible to reliably estimate their frequency or establish a causal relationship to drug exposure. Since levocetirizine is the principal pharmacologically active component of satirizing, one should take into account the fact that the following adverse events could also potentially occur under treatment with XYZ AL.
Generic Name: levocetirizine (LEE vote SE AIR a been) Brand Name: Rizal Rizal (levocetirizine) is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body.
Histamine can produce symptoms such as a runny nose or hives. Rizal is used to treat symptoms of year-round (perennial) allergies in children who are at least 6 months old.
Rizal is also used to treat itching and swelling caused by chronic urticaria (hives) in adults and children who are at least 6 months old. It is very important not to give a child more than the prescribed dose of Rizal.
Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use. Any child younger than 12 years old with kidney disease should not take levocetirizine.
Follow all directions on your prescription label and read all medication guides or instruction sheets. Taking more of this medication will not make it more effective, and may cause severe drowsiness.
Use the dosing syringe provided, or use a medicine dose-measuring device (not a kitchen spoon). Comments: Some patients may be adequately controlled on 2.5 mg orally once a day in the evening.
Comments: The recommended dose in pediatric patients 6 months to 2 years should not be exceeded. Comments: The recommended doses in pediatric patients 6 months to 12 years should not be exceeded.
Use: For the treatment of uncomplicated skin manifestations of chronic idiopathic urticaria Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Drinking alcohol with this medicine can cause side effects. Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction to Rizal : hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. Using Rizal with other drugs that make you drowsy can worsen this effect.
Ask your doctor before using opioid medication, a sleeping pill, a muscle relaxer, or medicine for anxiety or seizures. Other drugs may interact with levocetirizine, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
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