Aerius oral solution is an antiallergy medicine that does not make you drowsy. It helps control your allergic reaction and its symptoms.
Aerius oral solution relieves symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis (inflammation of the nasal passages caused by an allergy, for example, hay fever or allergy to dust mites).These symptoms include sneezing, runny or itchy nose, itchy palate, and itchy, red or watery eyes.
Aerius oral solution is also used to relieve the symptoms associated with urticaria (a skin condition caused by an allergy). These symptoms include itching and hives.
Relief of these symptoms lasts a full day and helps you to resume your normal daily activities and sleep.
Do not take Aerius
- if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to desloratadine, loratadine, or to any of the other ingredients of Aerius.
Aerius oral solution is indicated for children 1 through 11 years of age, adolescents (12 years of age and older), and adults, including the elderly.
Take special care with Aerius
- if you have poor kidney function.
If this applies to you, or if you are not sure, please check with your doctor before taking Aerius.
Taking other medicines
There are no known interactions of Aerius with other medicines.
Taking Aeriuswith food and drink
Aerius may be taken with or without a meal.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine during pregnancy and breast-feeding.
If you are pregnant or nursing a baby, taking Aerius oral solution is not recommended.