Review: could Claritin cause Thyroid disorder (Thyroid diseases)?
Summary: Thyroid disorder is found among people who take Claritin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Synthroid, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 22,748 people who have side effects while taking Claritin from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Thyroid disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Thyroid disorder and more.
You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Claritin and have Thyroid disorder >>>
Claritin has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 24,208 Claritin users)
Thyroid disorder (thyroid diseases) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism. (latest reports from 18,219 Thyroid disorder patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 22,744 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin. Among them, 57 people (0.25%) have Thyroid Disorder.
Time on Claritin when people have Thyroid disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Thyroid disorder||0.00%||16.67%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Thyroid disorder when taking Claritin * :
|Thyroid disorder||90.74%||9.26% |
Age of people who have Thyroid disorder when taking Claritin * :
|Thyroid disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.89%||9.43%||28.30%||60.38% |
Severity of Thyroid disorder when taking Claritin ** :
How people recovered from Thyroid disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (11 people, 19.30%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 14.04%)
- Blood cholesterol (7 people, 12.28%)
- Hypersensitivity (5 people, 8.77%)
- Osteopenia (5 people, 8.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Synthroid (34 people, 59.65%)
- Premarin (32 people, 56.14%)
- Aspirin (24 people, 42.11%)
- Lipitor (21 people, 36.84%)
- Fosamax (20 people, 35.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Get connected: join our support group of claritin and thyroid disorder on
Do you have Thyroid Disorder while taking Claritin?
You are not alone! Join a support group on :
- support group for people who take Claritin and have Thyroid Disorder
- support group for people who take Claritin
- support group for people who have Thyroid Disorder
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Loratadine for a 7-year old boy with Allergies. The patient has Temper Tantrums, Anger
- A study of drug interactions between Simethicone, Albuterol, Symbicort, Ritalin, Megace, Pepcid, Claritin, Morphine, Ativan, Remeron, Tarceva for a 58-year old man with Bloating, Copd, Shortness Of Breath, Stimulants, Nasal Allergies, Allergies, Genital Pain, Anxiety, Depression, Lung Cancer. The patient has Fat Tissue Increased, Depression, Nightmares
- A study of side effects of Loratadine for a 66-year old woman with Rhinitis Allergic. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of drug interactions between Loratadine, Lansoprazole, Pulmicort, Metformin, Aspirin, Verapamil Hydrochloride, Irbesartan, Januvia for a 51-year old woman with Hay Fever, Ulcer - Duodenal Or Gastric, Asthma, Diabetes Mellitus, Abnormal Clotting Factor, High Blood Pressure, Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control. The patient has Elevated Liver Enzymes
- A study of drug interactions between Methylcobalamin, Adenosylcobalamin, Methylfolate, Nasacort, Claritin for a 33-year old woman with Enzyme Supplementation, Folate Deficiency, Sinus Congestion, Allergies. The patient has Heartburn - Chronic
Recent Claritin related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.