Review: Claritin-d and Meclizine drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Claritin-d and Meclizine. It is created by eHealthMe based on 17 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Claritin-d (latest outcomes from 1,409 users) has active ingredients of loratadine; pseudoephedrine sulfate. It is often used in allergies.
Meclizine (latest outcomes from 5,586 users) has active ingredients of meclizine hydrochloride. It is often used in dizziness.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 17 people who reported to have interactions when taking Claritin-d, Meclizine are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Claritin-d (loratadine; pseudoephedrine sulfate)
- Meclizine (meclizine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Claritin-d, Meclizine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)||16|
|Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)||16|
|Angina Pectoris (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle)||16|
|Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)||12|
|Decreased Appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)||12|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||11|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Claritin-d, Meclizine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Non-hodgkin's lymphoma
- Bipolar disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Pseudoephedrine hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Claritin-d (loratadine; pseudoephedrine sulfate) is often used to treat allergies. Meclizine (meclizine hydrochloride) is often used to treat dizziness. 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:
- Claritin-d is used in:
- Meclizine is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Claritin-d alternatives:
- Meclizine alternatives:
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I take D3 (2000 IU), but it's not listed in the drop down. I also take strontium 340 mg, butalso not listed.
I have recently been having boughts of Vertigo and recently have had the Antivert 12.5 3x's a day added to my list of medications..
Also I was given the Transderm Scop 1.5 to help with the Vertigo. I would like to know if these two should be taken at the sametime. Also, if I am experiencing a tremendous amount of sinus pressure, should I take the Loratadine And Pseudoephedrine Sulfate (Andrx Pharms) - 10MG;240MG.
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- By Arin: My 10 daughter has a cold and i have given her dimmetap, she is now complaining of allergy symptoms such as itchy, sore eyes. would it make any difference if i have her claratyne as well?
My daughters hay fever symptoms are out weighing her cold and flu symptoms. I have already given her dimatapp which is not really doing much to help either condition. Can I/should I give her claratyne as well?
- By scarletQ: What does a methotrexate rash look like? a cytarabine rash? if either of these chemos is responsible for my rash, what does it indicate about appropriate therapies going forward?
Treated for Stage 1 Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma in 2009 and had only 4 courses of Chemo vs the usual 6 due to a rash that showed up on Day 14 of the 4th cycle. At end of treatment and 1 year following PET scan was negative. Diagnosed in April 2013 with Burkitt Lymphoma. Negative for HIV-AIDS, ...
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