Could Claritin cause Palpitations - from FDA reports


Summary

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 . We study 38,118 people who have side effects while taking Claritin from FDA. Among them, 742 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.

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Claritin

Claritin has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Claritin 40,188 users)

Palpitations

Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 75,297 Palpitations patients).

On Dec, 19, 2016

38,118 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin.
Among them, 742 people (1.95%) have Palpitations


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Claritin cause Palpitations?

Time on Claritin when people have Palpitations *:

  • < 1 month: 81.48 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.26 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.7 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.85 %
  • 10+ years: 3.7 %

Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Claritin *:

  • female: 80.81 %
  • male: 19.19 %

Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Claritin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.93 %
  • 10-19: 3.54 %
  • 20-29: 6.12 %
  • 30-39: 10.31 %
  • 40-49: 21.74 %
  • 50-59: 23.67 %
  • 60+: 32.69 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypersensitivity (66 people, 8.89%)
  • Pain (36 people, 4.85%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (26 people, 3.50%)
  • Depression (26 people, 3.50%)
  • High Blood Pressure (24 people, 3.23%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vioxx (95 people, 12.80%)
  • Lasix (87 people, 11.73%)
  • Prilosec (84 people, 11.32%)
  • Synthroid (81 people, 10.92%)
  • Xanax (62 people, 8.36%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Chest Pain (244 people, 32.88%)
  • Dizziness (171 people, 23.05%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (160 people, 21.56%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (150 people, 20.22%)
  • Fatigue (148 people, 19.95%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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