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Review: could Claritin reditabs cause Epilepsy?

Summary: Epilepsy could be caused by Claritin reditabs, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Allegra, and have Rhinitis allergic.

We study 514 people who have side effects while taking Claritin reditabs from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Epilepsy. Find out below who they are, when they have Epilepsy and more.

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Claritin reditabs

Claritin reditabs (latest outcomes from 563 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies.

Epilepsy

Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) (latest reports from 67,903 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, convulsion.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 514 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin reditabs. Among them, 8 people (1.56%) have Epilepsy. They amount to 0.01% of all the 68,283 people who have Epilepsy on eHealthMe.

Trend of Epilepsy in Claritin reditabs reports

Time on Claritin reditabs when people have Epilepsy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Epilepsy100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Epilepsy when taking Claritin reditabs * :

FemaleMale
Epilepsy0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Epilepsy when taking Claritin reditabs * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Epilepsy0.00%14.29%0.00%0.00%28.57%57.14%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Epilepsy when taking Claritin reditabs ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Epilepsy ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rhinitis allergic (6 people, 75.00%)
  2. Rhinitis (1 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Allegra (6 people, 75.00%)
  2. Livostin (2 people, 25.00%)
  3. Tegretol (1 people, 12.50%)
  4. Singulair (1 people, 12.50%)
  5. Flovent (1 people, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I really believe we are missing the mark on my 8 year old son. He has been sick'like since he was 4 months old. He is being treated for ADHD/Aspergers/Allergies, but he is NO better. Now, he has petechiae around his eyes.

    I'm at a loss. He has been cleared of Pediatric RA. Now what?

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    Docta12 on Mar, 25, 2014:

    I find it interesting that your child has both ADHD and bleeding both which are linked to Vitamin K defeciency. I would have your child tested for Vitamin K, D, Zinc, iron, hemoglobin defects like sickle cell, and a great history and physical from a doctor who takes the time to check for other sources. These are blood tests by the way. He should also have ALCAT allergy testing for foods.

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