Review: could Cetirizine Hydrochloride cause Bad Dreams?


Bad dreams is found among people who take Cetirizine Hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fluticasone Propionate, and have Asthma . We study 1,875 people who have side effects while taking Cetirizine hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Bad dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad dreams and more.

You are not alone

Join a support group for people who take Cetirizine hydrochloride and have Bad dreams >>>

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>

Cetirizine Hydrochloride

Cetirizine hydrochloride has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Cetirizine hydrochloride 3,051 users)

Bad Dreams

Bad dreams has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, drug ineffective, feeling abnormal, suicidal ideation, abnormal dreams (latest reports from 16,125 Bad dreams patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

1,875 people reported to have side effects when taking Cetirizine Hydrochloride.
Among them, 13 people (0.69%) have Bad Dreams

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cetirizine hydrochloride cause Bad dreams?

Time on Cetirizine Hydrochloride when people have Bad Dreams *:

  • < 1 month: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Bad Dreams when taking Cetirizine Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 15.38 %
  • male: 84.62 %

Age of people who have Bad Dreams when taking Cetirizine Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 36.36 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 9.09 %
  • 30-39: 9.09 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 45.45 %

Severity if Bad Dreams when taking Cetirizine Hydrochloride **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Asthma (4 people)
  • Hypertension (3 people)
  • Hypersensitivity (3 people)
  • Depression (3 people)
  • Anxiety (3 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Singulair (5 people)
  • Fluticasone Propionate (5 people)
  • Omeprazole (3 people)
  • Lorazepam (3 people)
  • Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Bad dreams when taking Cetirizine hydrochloride?

Browse all side effects of Cetirizine hydrochloride

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Bad dreams

Bad dreams

Could your condition cause Bad dreams

Bad dreams

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Cetirizine hydrochloride, Bad dreams

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Cetirizine hydrochloride, Bad dreams

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.