Claritin and Upper respiratory tract infection - from FDA reports
Upper respiratory tract infection 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 Prilosec, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Upper respiratory tract infection with Claritin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,621 people who have side effects when taking Claritin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 03, 2017
42,621 people reported to have side effects when taking Claritin.
Among them, 353 people (0.83%) have Upper respiratory tract infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Claritin when people have Upper respiratory tract infection *:
- < 1 month: 42.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 42.86 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Claritin *:
- female: 73.22 %
- male: 26.78 %
Age of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Claritin *:
- 0-1: 0.32 %
- 2-9: 2.92 %
- 10-19: 2.27 %
- 20-29: 2.6 %
- 30-39: 9.09 %
- 40-49: 26.95 %
- 50-59: 25.32 %
- 60+: 29.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (50 people, 14.16%)
- Multiple Myeloma (41 people, 11.61%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (30 people, 8.50%)
- Depression (29 people, 8.22%)
- Hypersensitivity (25 people, 7.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prilosec (98 people, 27.76%)
- Vioxx (65 people, 18.41%)
- Prednisone (65 people, 18.41%)
- Neurontin (63 people, 17.85%)
- Xanax (59 people, 16.71%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (92 people, 26.06%)
- Breathing Difficulty (92 people, 26.06%)
- Stress And Anxiety (91 people, 25.78%)
- Chest Pain (91 people, 25.78%)
- Nausea (90 people, 25.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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At first it makes me jittery, but then the sleepiness kicks in. Yesterday I slept from 8PM until now almost 9AM and I'm still sleepy! I am a fit 35 year old, go to the gym 5 days a week and eat a clean diet. No history of high blood pressure nor any other underlying disease/health problem
User reviews to the study
I have been taking Claritin for over 10 years on and off and I have just started developing a rash on my face. I am not sure but I am beginning to believe it is from the Claritin. But not positive. It's mostly on my chin and a little between my eyes. Anyone else have the same problem ?
I have been talking Claritin for a few weeks. All of a sudden I have this burning pain in my mouth. I have never had this before and am wondering if it could be the Claritin that is causing it. I have tree pollen allergies in the spring . I took it last year and had no side effects. Please ...
I had a nasal allergy so I started taking Claritine counter medicine. After started taking this my nights become sleeplessness. I believe its because of this Claritine because I have not changed anything in my regular plan. Could any one please help me here? Thanks.