Review: could Claritin cause Asthma?
We study 22,718 people who have side effects while taking Claritin from FDA and social media. Among them, 446 have Asthma. Find out below who they are, when they have Asthma and more.
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Claritin (latest outcomes from 24,174 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies.
Asthma (latest reports from 279,400 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 22,713 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin. Among them, 651 people (2.87%) have Asthma. They amount to 0.23% of all the 279,834 people who have Asthma on eHealthMe.
Time on Claritin when people have Asthma * :
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Gender of people who have Asthma when taking Claritin * :
Age of people who have Asthma when taking Claritin * :
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How people recovered from Asthma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (151 people, 23.20%)
- Hypertension (43 people, 6.61%)
- Osteoporosis (40 people, 6.14%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (29 people, 4.45%)
- Arthritis (21 people, 3.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Singulair (191 people, 29.34%)
- Albuterol (167 people, 25.65%)
- Flovent (125 people, 19.20%)
- Serevent (105 people, 16.13%)
- Claritin-d (93 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (6 hours ago):
Had a severe case of cough with Asthma at night for 3 1/2-4 months . Would subside when I used an Inhaler .
I was on Bactrim for 2 Yrs. A Regiment our Dr. Came up with to keep me from getting Sinus Infections . I had Chronic Sinusitis , Infections constantly ! This regimen worked , then I came down with the severe cough and Asthma recently . When I missed 1 dose of Bactrim noticed I did not have Asthma then I be stayed off of it going on 4 days , still no asthma . Was wondering if Bactrim could of been the reason for my Asthma ?
From this study (5 days ago):
I took this for six days and then on the sixth day I started getting a bad migraine, severe dizziness, and blurred vision in one eye. I immediately stopped taking it and after it was out of my system for a day I woke up feeling fine.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
I always had and still have very thick healthy hair.I noticed two years ago after starting on Armour thyroid and Lorazepam also I started using a natural biodentical progesterone cream that slowly I noticed my hair was thinning out in my bang area along with the temple area.
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