Clarinex Syrup

  • Allergies

Clarinex Syrup Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Desloratadine 0.5mg/mL; bubble-gum flavor.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied

Tabs—100; Syrup—4oz, 16oz; ODT—contact supplier


Generic Availability

Tabs (YES); syrup (NO)

Clarinex Syrup Indications


Seasonal allergic rhinitis (for patients ≥2yrs old). Perennial allergic rhinitis, chronic idiopathic urticaria (for patients ≥6 months old).

Clarinex Syrup Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

<6 months: not recommended. 6 months–11 months: 1mg (2mL). 1–5yrs: 1.25mg (2.5mL). 6–11yrs: 2.5mg (5mL). ≥12yrs: 5mg (10mL). All: once daily.

Clarinex Syrup Contraindications

Not Applicable

Clarinex Syrup Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Clarinex Syrup Warnings/Precautions


ODT: Phenylketonurics. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Clarinex Syrup Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Clarinex Syrup Interactions

Clarinex Syrup Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Pharyngitis, dry mouth or throat, myalgia, fatigue, somnolence, dysmenorrhea, headache, nausea, dizziness. Children: fever, diarrhea, upper respiratory infections, irritability, coughing.

Clarinex Syrup Clinical Trials

See Literature

Clarinex Syrup Note


Formerly known under the brand name Clarinex ODT.

Clarinex Syrup Patient Counseling

See Literature