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Review: Claritin and Methimazole

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Claritin and Methimazole. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Claritin (what 24,179 Claritin users reported?) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is used in allergies.

Methimazole (what 1,670 Methimazole users reported?) has active ingredients of methimazole. It is used in hyperthyroidism.

On Aug, 22, 2014: 23 people who take Claritin, Methimazole are studied

Claritin, Methimazole outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Claritin (loratadine)
- Methimazole (methimazole)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Claritin is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Methimazole is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/aUrine Barbiturates Increasedn/an/an/an/an/aDyspnoea
Condition Aggravated
Throat Irritation
Headache Nos
Paraesthesia Nec

Drug effectiveness by gender :

Claritin is effectiven/an/a
Methimazole is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

DyspnoeaElectrocardiogram Qt Corrected Interval Prolonged
Condition AggravatedInternational Normalised Ratio Increased
Throat IrritationEpistaxis
Headache Nos
Back Pain
Paraesthesia Nec

Drug effectiveness by age :

Claritin is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Methimazole is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/an/aElectrocardiogram Qt Corrected Interval Prolongedn/an/aIncreased Upper Airway SecretionSkin FibrosisNasopharyngitis
InsomniaJoint SwellingHeadache Nos
LaryngitisGrip Strength DecreasedThroat Irritation
MenopauseGait DisturbanceCondition Aggravated
HypothyroidismDepressionParaesthesia Nec
Gastrooesophageal Reflux DiseasePainSore Throat Nos
DyspnoeaOedema PeripheralHeart Rate Irregular
Eye InfectionSkin IndurationOedema
GastroenteritisPain In ExtremityPolydipsia
NauseaJoint StiffnessDyspnoea

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Claritin (loratadine) is often used to treat allergies. Methimazole (methimazole) is often used to treat hyperthyroidism. 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.

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