Claritin and Thyroid disorder - from FDA reports
Thyroid disorder is found among people who take Claritin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Synthroid, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 38,118 people who have side effects while taking Claritin from FDA. Among them, 70 have Thyroid disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Thyroid disorder and more.
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Claritin has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Claritin 40,202 users)
Thyroid disorder (thyroid diseases) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism (latest reports from 31,317 Thyroid disorder patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
38,118 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin.
Among them, 70 people (0.18%) have Thyroid Disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Claritin when people have Thyroid Disorder *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 33.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 66.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Thyroid Disorder when taking Claritin *:
- female: 80 %
- male: 20 %
Age of people who have Thyroid Disorder when taking Claritin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 1.64 %
- 40-49: 3.28 %
- 50-59: 31.15 %
- 60+: 63.93 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (11 people, 15.71%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (8 people, 11.43%)
- Osteoporosis (6 people, 8.57%)
- Hypersensitivity (6 people, 8.57%)
- Hypothyroidism (5 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (38 people, 54.29%)
- Premarin (29 people, 41.43%)
- Zantac (20 people, 28.57%)
- Lipitor (19 people, 27.14%)
- Fosamax (19 people, 27.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (36 people, 51.43%)
- Spinal Osteoarthritis (27 people, 38.57%)
- Osteoarthritis (26 people, 37.14%)
- Bursitis (25 people, 35.71%)
- Dizziness (24 people, 34.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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