Is cetirizine a narcotic?


Is cetirizine a narcotic?


Cetirizine is an antihistamine. An antihistamine works to reduce the amount of histamine produced by your body. Histamine is produced by the body as a response to allergens.

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Cetirizine is not a narcotic. A narcotic drug is one that impacts the physical and/or mental state of the person who uses it, but it has no medical...

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Pharmaceutical Drugs: Definition & Types
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