Review: Claritin and Remicade
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Claritin and Remicade. It is created by eHealthMe based on 392 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 29, 2014: 392 people who reported to have interactions when taking Claritin, Remicade are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Claritin (loratadine)
- Remicade (infliximab)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Claritin, Remicade:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||111|
|Infusion Related Reaction||99|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||53|
|Headache (pain in head)||45|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||34|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Claritin, Remicade:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nephrolithiasis (calculi in the kidneys)||4|
|Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints)||2|
|Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)||2|
|Infusion Related Reaction||2|
|Ligament Rupture (tear in ligament)||2|
|Chills (felling of cold)||2|
|Large Intestine Perforation (hole in large intestine)||2|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Crohn's disease
- Colitis ulcerative
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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On eHealthMe, Claritin (loratadine) is often used to treat allergen. Remicade (infliximab) is often used to treat crohn's disease. 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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- Remicade is used in:
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (2 years ago):
Trish on Jul, 24, 2012:
Can i take biotin on the day of taking methotrexate
Angie on Aug, 10, 2012:
I have to call into question the results of this 'study.' Norvasc is used for hypertension, but not high cholesterol or triglycerides. It can also be used as treatment for Raynaud's.
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