eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Claritin > Drowsiness > Claritin and Drowsiness

Review: could Claritin cause Drowsiness?

We study 22,718 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.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Claritin and have Drowsiness >>>

Claritin

Claritin (latest outcomes from 24,181 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies.

Drowsiness

Drowsiness (latest reports from 494,737 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.

On Sep, 20, 2014: 22,718 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin. Among them, 463 people (2.04%) have Drowsiness.

Trend of Drowsiness in Claritin reports

Time on Claritin when people have Drowsiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness59.02%18.03%3.28%3.28%6.56%4.92%4.92%

Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Claritin * :

FemaleMale
Drowsiness67.23%32.77%

Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Claritin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness0.00%6.85%14.91%4.89%11.74%20.29%22.74%18.58%

Severity of Drowsiness when taking Claritin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Drowsiness10.00%40.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Drowsiness0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (51 people, 11.02%)
  2. Depression (38 people, 8.21%)
  3. Hypersensitivity (33 people, 7.13%)
  4. Seasonal allergy (20 people, 4.32%)
  5. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (18 people, 3.89%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (80 people, 17.28%)
  2. Claritin-d (71 people, 15.33%)
  3. Flonase (68 people, 14.69%)
  4. Ambien (67 people, 14.47%)
  5. Aspirin (66 people, 14.25%)

* 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 Drowsiness while taking Claritin?

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Claritin and have Drowsiness
- group for people who take Claritin
- group for people who have Drowsiness

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • Sleepiness comes and goes abruptly

    Reply

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Trish on Jul, 24, 2012:

    Can i take biotin on the day of taking methotrexate

    Reply

    Angie on Aug, 10, 2012:

    I have to call into question the results of this 'study.' Norvasc is used for hypertension, but not high cholesterol or triglycerides. It can also be used as treatment for Raynaud's.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • Denice Jackson on Jul, 21, 2011:

    I am currently taking 10 mg. loratadine 1x p/o daily, and find the side effedts minimal.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • Does calritin or loratidine cause fainting?
    31 year old healthy male, never takes any medications and rarely gets sick had a bad allergy season and took Claritin (24 hr) once daily for two months. Randomly had a syncope/fainting episode and a week later still feeling lightheaded/fainting feeling. Also has random bumpy rash on right elbow. ...

  • Can long term use of vicodin cause hallucinations?
    My 87 yr Mom has taken copious amts of Vicodin for 25+ yrs for arthritis & surgery pain management. Recently, Mom said the "carpet bubbles up 3-4 ft & trips her". Are hallucinations like this a sign of serious drug abuse? Is Mom's life in danger of drug overdose?

  • Can fever be caused by parkinson's disease
    I have had 2 attacks which included: Intermittent Low Grade Fever, Hand Tremor, Hand Grasping , and Feelings Of Worthlessness. I have osteopenia and chronic liver cirrhosis.

More questions for: Claritin, Drowsiness

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Profolol side effects-will not use again
    It is slightly more than 24 hours since profolol alone was given to me for a colonoscopy and endoscopy. I woke up quickly but very sleepy and tired. Forced to get in wheelchair and leave asap. Slept when I got home all night. The next day was very disoriented, lightheaded when I sat up or got up and ...

  • Living with chronic pain while battling with psychological disorders.
    I have had back problems since 2004. I have been on pain management since 2007. A year ago I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia. Not only does fibromyalgia cause deep wide spread pain, it also makes me feel lethargic, fluish, and greatly effects my daily life. I also have some psychological conditions ...

  • Gemfibrozil, depression and sleepiness
    I would like to hear from anyone who has had these symptoms, and how they dealt with it, by either lowering dosage or quitting the med, or other. Also would like to hear from others who continued to drink moderately and if this drug lowered their triglycerides...or those who were no longer able to ...

More reviews for: Claritin, Drowsiness

On eHealthMe, Claritin (loratadine) is often used for allergies. Find out below the conditions Claritin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Claritin used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Finger Clubbing

- Progressive Angina

- Bullous Impetigo

- Lupron Depot

- Irbesartan and Gout

 

Recent user comments

- "Having headache recurrent last 24 hrs. Side effects o ... " (4 hours ago)

- "I started taking this medication and 6 days later I t ... " (5 hours ago)

- "I started taking levora the first day of my period. ... " (6 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Prograf (astellas) Eq 1mg Base
- Gilenya
- Sodium Heparin
- Ibuprofen (watson Labs) 400mg
- Mucosal Lacerations Gastroesophageal Junction

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.