Xyzal is a prescription medication that is used to treat the symptoms of chronic urticaria and of year-round allergies. Xyzal is an antihistamine that contains levocetirizine. Levocetirizine works by reducing the effects of histamine in your body to prevent symptoms including hives and a runny nose.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Xyzal include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of levocetirizine.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Xyzal?
If you miss a dose of Xyzal, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Xyzal?
Both Xyzal and the generic alternative levocetirizine are both available at a strength of 5%.