Loratidine Dosing Chart

Dosing Guidelines for Loratadine (Claritin®)

1 teaspoonful (5mL) = 5mg of Loratadine

Age (in years) Dose
Under 2 years of age Ask a doctor
2 years to under 6 years 1 teaspoonful daily (do not exceed 1 teaspoonful in 24 hours)
6 years or older 2 teaspoonfuls daily; (do not exceed 2 teaspoonfuls in 24 hours)

Always use a dropper, oral syringe, or cup with clear markings.  Do not use household utensils to measure a dose because they can vary.

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