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The Claratyne® Difference

The Claratyne® Difference

    Compare Claratyne® to other leading allergyX allergy
    An exaggerated response of the immune system to a substance that is ordinarily harmless.
    brands. Claratyne® is the world’s #1 over-the-counter oral antihistamineX antihistamine
    Medication that relieves symptoms of sneezing, itching and runny nose by blocking histamine receptors.
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     FEATURES

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    Telfast®

    Zyrtec®

    Active Ingredient

     

    Loratadine

    Fexofenadine

    Cetirizine

    Benefit

    Fast Acting

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    Non-Drowsy

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    24h Relief

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    depends on product

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    Symptom Relief

    Sneezing

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    Runny Nose

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    Watery, Itchy Eyes

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    Itchy Skin (HivesX Hives
    Hives (also called urticaria) are itchy, swollen, red bumps or welts on the skin that appear as a result of the body’s adverse reaction to certain allergens. They can appear anywhere on the body, including the face, lips, tongue, throat or ears.
    )

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    Treatment of

    Seasonal Hayfever

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    Year Round Allergies (pet dander, mouldX mould
    Parasitic, microscopic fungi (like Alternaria) that float in the air like pollen. Mould spores are a common trigger for allergies and can be found in damp areas, such as the basement or bathroom, as well as outdoors in grass, leaf piles, hay, mulch or under mushrooms.
    , dust)

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    Format

    Available in Tablet Format

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    1. Nicholas Hall’s global CHC database, DB6, 2019

    Compare Children's Claratyne® to other leading allergyX allergy
    An exaggerated response of the immune system to a substance that is ordinarily harmless.
    brands. Children's Claratyne® is the #1 children's antihistamineX antihistamine
    Medication that relieves symptoms of sneezing, itching and runny nose by blocking histamine receptors.
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      FEATURES

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    Syrups

    Claritin logo

    Chewable Tablets

    Telfast® Oral Liquid Kids

    Zyrtec® Kids Drops

    Zyrtec® Kids Liquid

    Active Ingredient

     

    Loratadine

    Loratadine

    Fexofenadine

    Cetirizine

    Cetirizine

    Age Indication From

     

    1 year

    2 years

    6 months for hivesX hives
    Hives (also called urticaria) are itchy, swollen, red bumps or welts on the skin that appear as a result of the body’s adverse reaction to certain allergens. They can appear anywhere on the body, including the face, lips, tongue, throat or ears.
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    2 years for hayfever

    1 year

    2 years

    Benefit

    Fast Acting

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    Non-Drowsy

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    24h Relief

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    Symptom Relief

    Sneezing

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    Runny Nose

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    Watery, Itchy Eyes

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    Itchy Skin (HivesX Hives
    Hives (also called urticaria) are itchy, swollen, red bumps or welts on the skin that appear as a result of the body’s adverse reaction to certain allergens. They can appear anywhere on the body, including the face, lips, tongue, throat or ears.
    )

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    Treatment of

    Seasonal Hayfever

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    Year Round Allergies (pet dander, mouldX mould
    Parasitic, microscopic fungi (like Alternaria) that float in the air like pollen. Mould spores are a common trigger for allergies and can be found in damp areas, such as the basement or bathroom, as well as outdoors in grass, leaf piles, hay, mulch or under mushrooms.
    , dust)

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    1. IQVIA National Pharmacy and Grocery OTC Children’s AntihistamineX Antihistamine
    Medication that relieves symptoms of sneezing, itching and runny nose by blocking histamine receptors.
    Sales MAT 13/02/2021

    References

    1. Department of Health. Therapeutic Goods Administration. Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods – public ARTG summaries. Available at: https://www.tga.gov.au/australian-register-therapeutic-goods Accessed February 2021.
    2. Claratyne (Loratadine) Full PI. (2014). eMIMS. Retrived from: https://www.emims.com.au/ . Accessed February 2021.
    3. Zyrtec (Cetirizine hydrochloride) Full PI. (2019). eMIMS. Retrived from: https://www.emims.com.au/ . Accessed February 2021.
    4. Telfast (Fexofenadine hydrochloride) Full PI. (2019). eMIMS. Retrived from: https://www.emims.com.au/ . Accessed February 2021.

    Comparison based on selected attributes. Always read the label. Follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional. It’s always important to seek advice from your health professional to determine which medication is right for you.

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