Could Claritin cause Asthma - from FDA reports
Asthma is found among people who take Claritin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Singulair, and have High blood pressure . We study 38,118 people who have side effects while taking Claritin from FDA. Among them, 569 have Asthma. Find out below who they are, when they have Asthma and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
Claritin has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Claritin 40,188 users)
Asthma has been reported by people with asthma, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 123,913 Asthma patients).
On Dec, 24, 2016
38,118 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin.
Among them, 569 people (1.49%) have Asthma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Claritin when people have Asthma *:
- < 1 month: 70.27 %
- 1 - 6 months: 2.7 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.41 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.22 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.41 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Asthma when taking Claritin *:
- female: 76.3 %
- male: 23.7 %
Age of people who have Asthma when taking Claritin *:
- 0-1: 0.23 %
- 2-9: 3.26 %
- 10-19: 8.86 %
- 20-29: 2.33 %
- 30-39: 10.72 %
- 40-49: 15.15 %
- 50-59: 32.17 %
- 60+: 27.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (54 people, 9.49%)
- Osteoporosis (45 people, 7.91%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (41 people, 7.21%)
- Hypersensitivity (37 people, 6.50%)
- Pain (29 people, 5.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Singulair (181 people, 31.81%)
- Albuterol (119 people, 20.91%)
- Flovent (77 people, 13.53%)
- Prilosec (74 people, 13.01%)
- Xolair (64 people, 11.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (154 people, 27.07%)
- Headache (121 people, 21.27%)
- Depression (115 people, 20.21%)
- Chest Pain (112 people, 19.68%)
- Bronchitis (106 people, 18.63%)
* 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 Asthma when taking Claritin?
Browse all side effects of Claritina 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 AsthmaAsthma
Could your condition cause AsthmaAsthma
Can you answer these questions?
Brain - my 60-aged mother has psychosis for about 40-year; my 23-aged uncle jumped to suicude in 1973; another uncle has introverted personality, silent / rare speaker; another 60-year uncle with sleeping difficulty for 10 years, sleep with music /radio . A 63-aged aunt has nerve weakness, ...
I have asthma and started xarelto 10 days ago. My breathing has been terrible to the point my inhalers don't work and my chest hurts. Has this happened to anyone else and should i be concerned? Went to the er today. Got a breathing treatment, lasted an hour. Any help would be ...
You may be interested in these reviews
I am 60+ and I have been taking loratadine (claritin) for 5 years. I have almost complete hearing loss in one ear in November 2016. I just found out that claritin and hearing loss in women over 60 is a well known reality. Does anyone know anything about the recovery rate for this kind of ...
I have just been prescribed Claritin, Cefdinir and Flonase. Does anyone else have this combination. I rarely take any meds and have a very low tolerance to most meds. Feels like I was doing better with saline than flonase..Doing fine with Cefdinir ...no side effects like vomiting and diarrea ...
Hello, I am 61 years old was in hospital Sept. 26th. with hyponatremia. I just started taking Co Q-10 27th. 2016. I now feel close to how I felt when I went to hospital very sick. Wondering what to do? Do not want to go back in Hospital. Eating potatoe chips for salt. I am on limited fluid ...