Review: could Claritin reditabs cause Epilepsy?
We study 523 people who have side effects while taking Claritin reditabs from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Epilepsy. Find out below who they are, when they have Epilepsy and more.
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Claritin reditabs (latest outcomes from 565 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies.
Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) (latest reports from 68,597 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion, pain.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 523 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin reditabs. Among them, 8 people (1.53%) have Epilepsy. They amount to 0.01% of all the 68,671 people who have Epilepsy on eHealthMe.
Time on Claritin reditabs when people have Epilepsy * :
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Gender of people who have Epilepsy when taking Claritin reditabs * :
Age of people who have Epilepsy when taking Claritin reditabs * :
Severity of Epilepsy when taking Claritin reditabs ** :
How people recovered from Epilepsy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rhinitis allergic (6 people, 75.00%)
- Rhinitis (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Allegra (6 people, 75.00%)
- Livostin (2 people, 25.00%)
- Tegretol (1 people, 12.50%)
- Singulair (1 people, 12.50%)
- Flovent (1 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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For the last 3 years in the spring, I have developed a severe cough and peripheral edema. I was hospitalized for this 2 years ago when the cough wouldn't resolve and the edema became cellulitis. Antibiotics help with the cough, but the edema persists. Never had this so late in the year, usually resolved by now.
aimhigh4once on Jul, 2, 2014:
I had been taking nasonex for about 16 months on and off when the insurance wouldn't approve it any longer....then I was able to get approval after 2 months of being off of it. (filled scrip in dec 2013) I used it everyday. I was not taking anything else except ibuprofen on and off when needed. I continued to get sicker. I had headaches, eye pain, ear pain, sore throats and a swishing sound like a heart beat. It went on to cause short term memory loss and confusion. I was diagnosed with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension with papilledema. I found 2 articles that talked about steroidal usage as a cause for IIH with paps. I looked up Nasonex and found it was a steroidal spray. I stopped taking it on June 19, 2014 and for the last 3 days I have had no double vision, and no swishing in my ears.....I am hoping the rest of the symptoms will subside with time. I strongly suggest anyone taking this medication to do so with the ut most caution.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Treatment for parathyroid benign includes water pill, vitamin D, and potassium chloride. Coughing, wheezing, difficulty breathing occurs mostly at night. Once it starts, difficult to stop. Itching is daily, with visible hives and/or edema on occasion.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
I take loratadine every year for hayfever, and I never experience tiredness. For some reason this year I am.
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