Pharmacological action

 Zodak pills

Zodak is a highly effective anti-allergic agent.

Active substance Zodaka - cetirizine - represents blocker H1-histamine receptors which are located in various peripheral tissues and organs. By blocking these receptors, Zodak hinders the realization of histamine, which plays an important role in the origin and course of many disease states, and this, in turn, allows you to stop the development of an allergic reaction.

Application Zodaka allows you to stop and relieve the allergic reactions, without causing antiserotoninovogo (not eliminate the physiological effects of serotonin) and anticholinergic (does not slow the process of nerve impulses) action.

If you apply Zodak allergy the recommended therapeutic doses, calming effect of the drug is observed.


Assign User Zodak recommends that:

  • year-round or seasonal allergic rhinitis;
  • allergic conjunctivitis;
  • itchy allergic dermatoses;
  • hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinoconjunctivitis, arises as a reaction to pollen);
  • itching and hives;
  • angioedema (an increase of some or all of the face or limbs under the influence of various chemical and biological agents).

Instructions for use Zodak

Zodak allergy for ingestion and is available in the following forms: drops, solution, syrup, tablet.

Zodak tablets should be taken as a whole, do not crush, with a glass of water. The time of the drug is independent of food intake.

One Zodak tablet corresponds to 10 mg of cetirizine. Children older than 6 years and adults is recommended to take ½ a tablet twice daily or 1 tablet once, children from 2 to 6 years - ¼ Zodak pills twice a day and ½ tablets at a time.

 Zodak syrup
 By the above procedure and used Zodak drops, given the fact that 5 drops of preparation corresponding to 2, 5 mg of cetirizine. Before taking Zodak drops should be diluted in water. Children from 1 to 2 years should give 5 drops (2, 5 mg) twice a day. The application is also useful Zodak syrup, 1 scoop of which corresponds to 5 mg of the drug.

For mild renal dysfunction Zodak allergy administered in a daily dose of 5 mg and in severe violations - a daily dose corresponding to 10 mg, taken once a day or two.

side effects

Zodak, the use of which must be agreed with the doctor may be the cause of adverse reactions, such as:

  • migraine, headache, fatigue, agitation, drowsiness;
  • flatulence, abdominal pain, dyspepsia, dry mouth;
  • Allergic reactions on the skin.

Contraindications Zodak

Application Zodak inadmissible in case of hypersensitivity to cetirizine or hydroxyzine, during pregnancy and lactation. Appoint syrup and drops Zodak instruction is not recommended for children younger than 1 year, and tablets - for children under 2 years.

Additional Information

Dark and dry place, in which the temperature does not exceed 20 0 C - storage conditions that will allow the drug Zodak remain valid for use in 3 years.