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Chlorpheniramine Maleate vs Loratadine for a male patient aged 66

Summary: 1,895 male patients aged 66 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Chlorpheniramine Maleate vs Loratadine for a male aged 66. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Chlorpheniramine maleate (latest outcomes from 3,086 users) has active ingredients of chlorpheniramine maleate. It is often used in allergies.

Loratadine (latest outcomes from 10,987 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies.

On Apr, 25, 2015: 1,895 male patients aged 60 who take the same drugs are studied in Chlorpheniramine Maleate vs Loratadine

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male60flu

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Chlorpheniramine Maleate chlorpheniramine maleatenot specified
Loratadine loratadineAndrx Pharms

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 60 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Chlorpheniramine MaleateLoratadine (Andrx Pharms)
DyspnoeaMyocardial Infarction
PyrexiaDyspnoea
MalaiseChest Pain
PneumoniaAnxiety
Platelet Count DecreasedNausea
Decreased AppetiteFatigue
Haemoglobin DecreasedAsthenia
C-reactive Protein IncreasedHypertension
Neuropathy PeripheralDizziness
SepsisPain

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Chlorpheniramine MaleateLoratadine (Andrx Pharms)
Chest PainHigh Blood Pressure
Low IronGouty Arthritis
Chest DiscomfortAllergies
Acid Reflux
Diarrhoea
Large Intestine Carcinoma
Epistaxis
Convulsion
Condition Aggravated
Surgery

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Chlorpheniramine Maleate0.00%0.00%60.00%40.00%0.00%
Loratadine2.86%14.29%58.57%22.86%1.43%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Chlorpheniramine Maleate (chlorpheniramine maleate) is often used to treat allergies. Loratadine (loratadine) is often used to treat allergies. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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