XYZAL CPI

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XYZAL CPI
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2014-04-05 04:20:48
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  1. Each film coated tablet of Levocetirizine dihydrochloride contains how many mg?
    5mg
  2. Each ml of Levocetirizine dihydrochloride oral solution contains how many mcg?
    500 mcg
  3. Each ml of Levocetirizine dihydrochloride oral drops contains how many mg?
    5mg
  4. True or False
    Levocetirizine,  the L enantiomer is a potent and selective antagonist of peripheral H2 receptors.
    • False 
    • R enantiomer
    • H2 receptors
  5. True or False

    The pharmacokinetics of Levocetirizine are linear and dose and time -independent with low inter subject variability.
    True
  6. True or False

    The pharmacokinetic profile is the same when given as the single enantiomer or when given as Cetirizine?
    True
  7. True or False

    No chiral inversion occurs during the process of absorption and elimination?
    True
  8. How many percent is Levocetirizine bound to plasma proteins?
    90%
  9. True or False

    Levocetirizine is rapidly and extensively absorbed following oral administration. In adult peak plasma concentration are achieved 0.9h after dosing.
    True
  10. Levocetirizine is indicated for?
    Symptomatic treatment of allergic rhinitis and urticaria
  11. True or False

    Levocetirizine should be taken with food?f
    • False
    • with or without food
  12. What is the plasma half life of Levocetirizine in adults?
    7.9 + 1.9 hours
  13. True or False 

    No dosage  adjustment is required for patient with moderate to severe renal impairment.
    False
  14. True or False

    No dose adjustment is needed in patients with hepatic impairment?
    True
  15. Due to presence of Maltitol, patients with rare hereditary problems of fructose intolerance should not take which format of xyzal?
    Oral solution
  16. Due to presence of lactose, patients with rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance should not take what format of xyzal?
    Tablet
  17. True or False

    The use of the film coated tablet formulation is recommended in children aged less than 6years old?
    • False
    • not recommended since this formulation does not allow for appropriate dose adaptation.
  18. What are the reported adverse effects of xyzal?
    • Headache
    • Somnolence
    • Dry mouth
    • Fatique
  19. What is the storage condition of xyzal tablet?
    Store below 25C
  20. What is the storage condition of xyzal oral solution and oral drops?
    Store at temperature not exceeding 30C

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