Levocetirizine is used for:
Treating allergy symptoms and chronic hives. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Levocetirizine is an antihistamine. It works by blocking a substance in the body called histamine. This helps to decrease allergy symptoms and hives.
Do NOT use levocetirizine if:
- you are allergic to any ingredient in levocetirizine or to cetirizine
- you have severe kidney problems or you are receiving dialysis the patient is a child 6 months to 11 years old who has kidney problems
- Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.