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Review: could Claritin cause High blood pressure?

Summary: High blood pressure could be caused by Claritin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Vioxx, and have Pain.

We study 22,683 people who have side effects while taking Claritin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,081 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Claritin

Claritin (latest outcomes from 24,135 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies.

High blood pressure

High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,136,432 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Apr, 17, 2014: 22,601 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin. Among them, 1,081 people (4.78%) have High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.09% of all the 1,153,881 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.

Trend of High blood pressure in Claritin reports

Time on Claritin when people have High blood pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High blood pressure55.70%12.66%2.53%6.33%12.66%10.13%0.00%

Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Claritin * :

FemaleMale
High blood pressure66.81%33.19%

Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Claritin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.00%0.49%1.28%2.65%5.90%17.60%31.96%40.12%

Severity of High blood pressure when taking Claritin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood pressure0.00%40.00%60.00%0.00%

How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (120 people, 11.10%)
  2. Hypertension (107 people, 9.90%)
  3. Hypersensitivity (88 people, 8.14%)
  4. Depression (87 people, 8.05%)
  5. Arthritis (82 people, 7.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (366 people, 33.86%)
  2. Lipitor (224 people, 20.72%)
  3. Prilosec (216 people, 19.98%)
  4. Aspirin (194 people, 17.95%)
  5. Ambien (188 people, 17.39%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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