Review: could Claritin cause Heartburn?
We study 22,708 people who have side effects while taking Claritin from FDA and social media. Among them, 109 have Heartburn. Find out below who they are, when they have Heartburn and more.
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Claritin (latest outcomes from 24,164 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies.
Heartburn (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus) (latest reports from 45,112 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 22,706 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin. Among them, 109 people (0.48%) have Heartburn. They amount to 0.24% of all the 45,008 people who have Heartburn on eHealthMe.
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (15 people, 13.76%)
- Upper respiratory tract infection (13 people, 11.93%)
- Bone lesion (13 people, 11.93%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 11.93%)
- Muscle spasms (13 people, 11.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prilosec (34 people, 31.19%)
- Vioxx (31 people, 28.44%)
- Celebrex (31 people, 28.44%)
- Prevacid (28 people, 25.69%)
- Norvasc (25 people, 22.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Diabetes Mellitus, insulin dependent for 53 years, brittle.
Chronic pain due to needing bone graph in femur/hip joint due to femur fracture 5 years ago which surgery did not properly repair--chronic bone deterioration in that left femur, lumbar spinal stenosis-awaiting surgery to L4/L5 slipped/ruptured disc. Left femur 1 inch shorter now than right femur.Chronic deterioration in right shoulder socket and upper arm, and clavicle--all due to longevity of insulin dependence for majority of life. Osteoporosis does not show up in blood tests, only osteopenia, altho oddities in bone density tests. Insurance w/not approve Exelon patch-concerns about Aricept effects on body and mind. Educated, intelligent, fully functional and capable post-menopausal female, worried that Aricept will have unwanted side effects to functionality. Living on on in an apartment. Too functional for a nursing facility. Please tell me what you think. Thanks, Teresa Shumate, firstname.lastname@example.org
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I have such arthritis pain. Could one of my medicines make my pain worse?
From this study (2 years ago):
Seems that the side effects are worse that the original problems.(GERD & Barrett's issues)
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