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Review: could Allegra cause Jitters (Stress and anxiety)?

Summary: Jitters is found among people who take Allegra, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Hypersensitivity.

We study 22,815 people who have side effects while taking Allegra from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,259 have Jitters. Find out below who they are, when they have Jitters and more.

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Allegra

Allegra has active ingredients of fexofenadine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 23,863 Allegra users)

Jitters

Jitters (to make someone nervous or frightened) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 195,758 Jitters patients)

On Feb, 4, 2015: 22,813 people reported to have side effects when taking Allegra. Among them, 1,259 people (5.52%) have Jitters.

Trend of Jitters in Allegra reports

Time on Allegra when people have Jitters * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Jitters20.59%6.86%0.98%15.69%18.63%32.35%4.90%

Gender of people who have Jitters when taking Allegra * :

FemaleMale
Jitters74.32%25.68%

Age of people who have Jitters when taking Allegra * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Jitters0.00%0.35%4.47%6.05%10.69%20.60%24.28%33.57%

Severity of Jitters when taking Allegra ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Jitters6.25%50.00%43.75%0.00%

How people recovered from Jitters ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Jitters12.50%12.50%75.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypersensitivity (149 people, 11.83%)
  2. Pain (148 people, 11.76%)
  3. Depression (133 people, 10.56%)
  4. Osteoporosis (117 people, 9.29%)
  5. Anxiety (95 people, 7.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (295 people, 23.43%)
  2. Vioxx (258 people, 20.49%)
  3. Aspirin (241 people, 19.14%)
  4. Ambien (225 people, 17.87%)
  5. Lipitor (222 people, 17.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • 4 months after stopping Allegra, I still have itching and rashes.
    Anxiety and panic attacks have stopped

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

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