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Lorkin (Loratadine) Drug Price and Information

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Loratadine (Lorkin) is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conditions.It blocks histamine action, which reduces allergy symptoms.

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Lorkin - Welkin Boon Pharmaceuticals Co.

Lorkin Tablet  


Generic : Loratadine
  39
10mg
10 Tablets
Price Updated on August 08, 2019

Substitute/Alternative Medication to Lorkin

When is Lorkin prescribed?

It is prescribed for -

Allergy
Hives
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Lorkin(Loratadine) : Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How quickly does Lorkin work?

A: Lorkin starts working within an hour of administration. The maximum benefit of this medication is seen within 6 hours and the effect lasts for 24 hours (1 Trusted Source
Loratadine: a nonsedating antihistamine with once-daily dosing

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Q: Can Lorkin cause heart problems?

A:  Lorkin may cause irregular heartbeat and palpitations, especially in patients with heart disease. It is advisable to inform your doctor if you have heart disease before taking this medication (2 Trusted Source
Cardiovascular safety of second-generation antihistamines

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Q: What are the available dosage forms of Lorkin?

A: Lorkin is available as an oral solution, a tablet, or a rapidly disintegrating tablet and is usually taken once a day with or without food (3 Trusted Source
Loratadine

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Q: How should Lorkin rapidly disintegrating tablet be taken?

A: Before taking the rapidly disintegrating tablet, remove the tablet from the blister package without breaking it. The tablet should not be pushed through the foil. Place the tablet on your tongue and immediately close your mouth. The tablet can be taken with or without water and will dissolve quickly (3 Trusted Source
Loratadine

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Q: What happens if alcohol is taken with Lorkin?

A: It is better to avoid alcohol while taking Lorkin, as it may cause side effects like drowsiness and dizziness and increase the risk of an alcohol overdose (4 Trusted Source
A review of antihistamines used during pregnancy

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