Latest Cetirizine Stories

2009-04-08 09:40:00

LITTLE FALLS, N.J., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Manufacturers' sales of OTC drugs grew by 2.4% from $17.8 million in 2007 to $18.3 million in 2008, according to the latest research in Nonprescription Drugs USA 2008: Market Analysis and Opportunities from worldwide consulting and research firm Kline & Company. Private-label OTC medicines were up 8.2% over the same time period, within which antacids and allergy medicines posted the highest growth last year, driven primarily by increases in...

2009-01-27 07:00:00

Allergy Product in New Bubble Gum Flavor for Ages Two Years and Older FT. WASHINGTON, Pa., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc., today announced the availability of Children's ZYRTEC(R) Allergy Bubble Gum Syrup, a new sugar-free, dye-free bubble gum flavor product used to treat perennial and seasonal allergic rhinitis, also known as upper respiratory allergies, in children ages two years and older. Children's ZYRTEC(R) Allergy Bubble Gum Syrup...

2008-10-15 09:00:47

Cypress Pharmaceutical, Inc., announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted final approval of the company's abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for the prescription and over-the-counter versions of Cetirizine Hydrochloride Oral Solution, 1 mg/1 mL. Cypress' Cetirizine HCl Oral Solution is the AA-rated generic equivalent to McNeil Consumer Healthcare's Zyrtec(R) Oral Solution. The prescription version of Cetirizine HCl Oral Solution is used for the...

2008-08-07 12:01:26

Scolr Pharma has submitted an abbreviated new drug application for a 120mg 12-hour pseudoephedrine tablet based on the company's patented controlled delivery technology platform to the FDA. This is said to be the first application submitted by Scolr based on its controlled delivery technology platform. Pseudoephedrine is an active ingredient in Allegra D, Sudafed PSE, Claritin D, Zyrtec D and other over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription products as a decongestant. The company expects to...

2008-06-24 09:03:24

Taro Pharmaceutical Industries has received final approval from the FDA for its abbreviated new drug application for prescription cetirizine hydrochloride syrup, 1mg/1ml. Taro had received tentative approval for this abbreviated new drug application in October 2007. The company plans to market the product through its US affiliate, Taro Pharmaceuticals USA. Taro's Cetirizine syrup is bioequivalent to McNeil Consumer Healthcare's Zyrtec syrup. Cetirizine syrup is a prescription medication...

2008-02-28 03:00:10

By Feinberg, Jeff H Toner, Charles B ABSTRACT A 22-year-old African American U.S. sailor presented with an intermittent pruritic eruption precipitated by mild activity for the last 2 years. She developed an extremely pruritic papular rash that would quickly coalesce into larger wheals following any exercise, light activity such as vacuuming, or taking hot showers. This condition had been getting progressively worse, preventing her from successfully completing her physical readiness test and...

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