The drug helps control the symptoms of histamine release - sneezing, runny nose and nasal itching; it is less effective for treating nasal congestion.
Clarityn Allergy is taken as a single, daily tablet for adults; half-dosage for children under 6 years old. The active ingredient in Clarityn Allergy is Loratadine.
This drug may be purchased as a non-branded generic version (Loratadine). Click here for more information.