Understanding the Risks With Zyrtec

Drug Interactions

Zyrtec can potentially interact with a few other medications (see Zyrtec Drug Interactions).
 

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking Zyrtec?

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking the medication if you have:
 
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
  • Liver disease, including liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
  • Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Zyrtec Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

What If I Take an Overdose?

People who take too much Zyrtec may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Restlessness
  • Irritability
  • Drowsiness.
     
(Click Zyrtec Overdose for more information.)
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you forget to take your Zyrtec as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 
ADHD and Girls

Zyrtec Medication

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.