Claritin and Heart palpitations - from FDA reports
Heart palpitations is found among people who take Claritin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have Hypersensitivity. This review analyzes which people have Heart palpitations with Claritin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,621 people who have side effects when taking Claritin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 17, 2017
42,621 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin.
Among them, 782 people (1.83%) have Heart palpitations
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Claritin when people have Heart palpitations *:
- < 1 month: 81.36 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.17 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.39 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.69 %
- 10+ years: 3.39 %
Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Claritin *:
- female: 80.58 %
- male: 19.42 %
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Claritin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.88 %
- 10-19: 3.44 %
- 20-29: 6.09 %
- 30-39: 10.31 %
- 40-49: 21.88 %
- 50-59: 23.59 %
- 60+: 32.81 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypersensitivity (69 people, 8.82%)
- Pain (36 people, 4.60%)
- Depression (28 people, 3.58%)
- Multiple Myeloma (26 people, 3.32%)
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 3.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vioxx (95 people, 12.15%)
- Lasix (89 people, 11.38%)
- Prilosec (86 people, 11.00%)
- Synthroid (85 people, 10.87%)
- Xanax (65 people, 8.31%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (252 people, 32.23%)
- Dizziness (178 people, 22.76%)
- Breathing Difficulty (165 people, 21.10%)
- Stress And Anxiety (160 people, 20.46%)
- Fatigue (156 people, 19.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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