Review: could Claritin cause Drowsiness?
Summary: Drowsiness 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 Oxycontin, and have Pain.
We study 22,748 people who have side effects while taking Claritin from FDA and social media. Among them, 463 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.
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Claritin has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 24,208 Claritin users)
Drowsiness has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,950 Drowsiness patients)
On Apr, 25, 2015: 22,748 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin. Among them, 463 people (2.04%) have Drowsiness.
Time on Claritin when people have Drowsiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Claritin * :
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Claritin * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Claritin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (51 people, 11.02%)
- Depression (38 people, 8.21%)
- Hypersensitivity (33 people, 7.13%)
- Seasonal allergy (20 people, 4.32%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (18 people, 3.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (80 people, 17.28%)
- Claritin-d (71 people, 15.33%)
- Flonase (68 people, 14.69%)
- Ambien (67 people, 14.47%)
- Aspirin (66 people, 14.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Loratadine, Simvastatin, Januvia, Primidone for a 82-year old woman with Allergic Reactions, Dyslipidemia, Diabetes Mellitus, Essential Tremor. The patient has Anemia - Iron Deficiency, Pruritus Aggravated, Gas - Flatulence, Glaucoma
- A study of drug interactions between Claritin, Ranitidine Hydrochloride, Cymbalta, Avalide for a 54-year old woman with Seasonal Allergy, Heartburn, Fibromyalgia, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Water Retention
- A study of side effects of Warfarin Sodium for a 85-year old woman with Atrial Flutter. The patient has Loose Stools, Drowsiness
- A study of drug interactions between Bupropion Hydrochloride, Hydrochlorothiazide for a 50-year old woman with Depressive Symptom, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Sleepy
- A study of drug interactions between Risperidone, Fluoxetine for a 37-year old man with Psychosis, Depression. The patient has Drowsiness, Jaundice
Recent Claritin related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Allegra, Zyrtec, Claritin for a 58-year old woman who has Seasonal Allergy
- Comparions of Zyrtec, Claritin for a 25-year old woman who has Allergy
- Comparions of Claritin, for a 47-year old woman who has Thyroid Disorder
- Comparions of Zyrtec, Allegra, Claritin for a 59-year old man who has Seasonal Allergy
- Comparions of Singulair, Ativan, Wellbutrin Sr, Celebrex, Claritin for a 44-year old woman who has Chronic Thyroiditis
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.
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