Review: could Loratadine cause High Blood Pressure?


High blood pressure is found among people who take Loratadine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension . We study 11,431 people who have side effects while taking Loratadine from FDA and social media. Among them, 459 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Loratadine has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Loratadine 12,446 users)

High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, rashes, drug ineffective, weakness (latest reports from 345,989 High blood pressure patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

11,431 people reported to have side effects when taking Loratadine.
Among them, 459 people (4.02%) have High Blood Pressure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Loratadine cause High blood pressure?

Time on Loratadine when people have High Blood Pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 56.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 3.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.33 %
  • 10+ years: 10.0 %

Gender of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Loratadine *:

  • female: 69.78 %
  • male: 30.22 %

Age of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Loratadine *:

  • 0-1: 0.28 %
  • 2-9: 0.83 %
  • 10-19: 2.2 %
  • 20-29: 3.03 %
  • 30-39: 5.23 %
  • 40-49: 19.28 %
  • 50-59: 28.65 %
  • 60+: 40.5 %

Severity if High Blood Pressure when taking Loratadine **:

  • least: 15.38 %
  • moderate: 46.15 %
  • severe: 38.46 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from High Blood Pressure **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 44.44 %
  • not yet: 55.56 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (55 people)
  • Hypersensitivity (46 people)
  • Depression (45 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (38 people)
  • Pain (36 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (96 people)
  • Lisinopril (90 people)
  • Prilosec (58 people)
  • Lasix (56 people)
  • Protonix (55 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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