Loratadine is a non-sedating antihistamine. It works by selectively binding to peripheral histamine H1-receptors on effector cells.
Lorat Tablet 10 mg
Adult & children over 12 years of age: One Loratadine 10 mg tablet once daily (usually in the morning).
2-12 years (body weight more than 30 Kg): 10 mg Loratadine once daily.
2-12 years (body weight less than 30 Kg): 5 mg Loratadine once daily.
Below 2 years of age: Safety and efficacy of Loratadine have not been established.
Liver & renal impairment: Patients with liver impairment and renal insufficiency (GFR <30 ml/min) should be given a lower initial dose (10 mg every other day).