Review: Allegra and Claritin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Allegra and Claritin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 960 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 27, 2014: 960 people who reported to have interactions when taking Allegra, Claritin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride)
- Claritin (loratadine)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Allegra, Claritin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||365|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||305|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||180|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||174|
|Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)||158|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||158|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Allegra, Claritin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||36|
|Scleroderma (hard skin)||32|
|Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)||19|
|Renal Disorder (kidney disease)||16|
|Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)||16|
|Periodontitis (inflammation of the tissue around the teeth)||16|
|Raynaud's Phenomenon (discoloration of the fingers, toes, and occasionally other areas)||16|
How effective are the drugs:
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On eHealthMe, Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride) is often used to treat allergies. Claritin (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:
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- Claritin is used in:
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