28 September 2020This updated Medicines Q&A includes a table which gives details of oral, single active constituent, antihistamine preparations that have lactose free formulations.
10 May 2018This UKMi Q & A looks at the use of non-sedating and sedating antihistamines during breastfeeding Summary There are very limited studies or case reports…
22 May 2017Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Antihistamines Non-sedating antihistamines (NSA) preferred over…
Medicine Compliance Aid Stability
NeoclaritynMerck Sharp & Dohme Ltd
Merck Sharp & Dohme Ltd
Tablet f/c 5mg
A2 · Amber 2 No stability data is available, the manufacturer does not, or cannot recommend use in CAs but there are no theoretical concerns with the product.
No special precautions for storage
No special requirements for storage
29 May 2015
genericConsilient Health Ltd
Consilient Health Ltd
A3 · Amber 3 No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Protect from moisture
Protect from moisture.
29 September 2015
Lactation Safety Information
No published evidence of safety
Active metabolite of loratadine for which there is limited evidence, but extensive clinical experience, of safe use in breastfeeding
29 July 2020