Review: taking Claritin and Nyquil together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Claritin and Nyquil together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Claritin and Nyquil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Claritin

Claritin has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Claritin 38,014 users)

Nyquil

Nyquil has active ingredients of acetaminophen / dextromethorphan / doxylamine / pseudoephedrine. It is often used in nasopharyngitis. (latest outcomes from Nyquil 477 users)

On Sep, 16, 2016

19 people who take Claritin, Nyquil are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Claritin and Nyquil drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • acute respiratory failure
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • herpes zoster
  • pruritus
  • rash
  • therapeutic response unexpected
not specified:
  • furuncle
  • hordeolum
  • insomnia
  • muscle spasms
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • oropharyngeal pain
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • blood phosphorus decreased
  • congenital anomaly

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • congenital anomaly
  • drug ineffective
  • acute respiratory failure
  • anomalous pulmonary venous connection
  • autism
  • back pain
  • burning sensation
  • craniosynostosis
  • dizziness
  • drug screen positive
male:
  • blood phosphorus decreased
  • fatigue
  • furuncle
  • hordeolum
  • insomnia
  • muscle spasms
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • oropharyngeal pain
  • pain
  • sinusitis

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • anomalous pulmonary venous connection
  • anxiety
  • congenital anomaly
  • drug screen positive
  • maternal exposure during pregnancy
  • pharyngeal oedema
  • rash
  • somnolence
  • throat tightness
30-39:
  • migraine
  • tinnitus
40-49:
  • back pain
  • burning sensation
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • epistaxis
  • eye pain
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • nasopharyngitis
  • nausea
50-59:
  • herpes zoster
  • pruritus
  • rash
  • therapeutic response unexpected
  • dysphonia
60+:
  • acute respiratory failure
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • intestinal infarction
  • weight decreased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Claritin (loratadine) is often used to treat hypersensitivity. Nyquil (acetaminophen / dextromethorphan / doxylamine / pseudoephedrine) is often used to treat nasopharyngitis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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