Laveta 5mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:15 am

Laveta 5mg Tablet

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Use of Laveta 5mg Tablet

Laveta 5mg Tablet is used to relieve allergy symptoms such as runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes, itchy eyes, urticaria (hives), seasonal allergies.

How Laveta 5mg Tablet works.

Laveta 5mg Tablet belongs to the class of drugs called antihistamine, It works by reducing the effects of the natural chemical histamine in the body.

Side Effects of Laveta 5mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Laveta 5mg Tablet are dizziness, runny or stuffy nose, drowsiness, dry mouth, headache.
These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while Taking Laveta 5mg Tablet

Do not consume Laveta 5mg Tablet if you are allergic to Levocetirizine.
If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Laveta 5mg Tablet.
If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.
To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Laveta 5mg Tablet

The dosage of Laveta 5mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical history or condition of the patient and many other conditions.
Please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Laveta 5mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Laveta 5mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.
Symptoms of overdose with Laveta 5mg Tablet are difficulty in breathing, drowsiness, agitation.
Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Laveta 5mg Tablet is suspected.
If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately.

Onset of Action Laveta 5mg Tablet

It takes about 1 hour to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Laveta 5mg Tablet

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 20-24 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Don't consume alcohol while taking this medicine; It may increase the risk of drowsiness or other side effects.

Pregnancy

Not recommended for pregnant women; if necessary consult your doctor before taking it.

Breastfeeding

Not recommended for breastfeeding women ; if necessary consult your doctor before taking it.

Driving

Not safe during driving; you may feel dizzy or sleepy after taking this medicine.

Kidney

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Liver

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Frequently Asked Questions About Laveta 5mg Tablet

Q.1) What is Laveta 5mg Tablet used for? Answer. Laveta 5mg Tablet is an antihistamine drug used to relieve allergy symptoms such as runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes, itchy eyes, urticaria (hives), seasonal allergies. Q.2) When should I take Laveta 5mg Tablet? Answer. You can use this medicine if you have allergies like runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes, itchy eyes, urticaria (hives), seasonal allergies. Consult your doctor before taking it. Q.3) Is Laveta 5mg Tablet harmful? Answer. Overdose of this medicine can harm you. Please use this medicine as suggested by your doctor. Q.4) What is the side effects of Laveta 5mg Tablet? Answer. The side effects of Laveta 5mg Tablet are dizziness, runny or stuffy nose, drowsiness, dry mouth, headache. These are only indicative and not everyone will experience them. If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately. Q.5) How to use Laveta 5mg Tablet? Answer. Use Laveta 5mg Tablet as suggested by your doctor, do not take it more than the recommended dose and period.
Do not break or crush it, take the whole pill with water after or before a meal as suggested by your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Elriz 5mg Tablet  ( Zuventus Healthcare Ltd. )

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L Hist 5mg Tablet  ( Alkem Laboratories Ltd. )

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Zipcet 5mg Tablet  ( Zydus Cadila )

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Cetrezol L 5mg Tablet  ( East West Pharma )

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Leset 5mg Tablet MD  ( Ipca Laboratories Ltd. )

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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