Could Zyrtec cause Anxiety - from FDA reports
Anxiety is found among people who take Zyrtec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Hypersensitivity . We study 43,942 people who have side effects while taking Zyrtec from FDA. Among them, 2,131 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Zyrtec has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Zyrtec 48,825 users)
Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 292,128 Anxiety patients).
On Nov, 19, 2016
43,942 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyrtec.
Among them, 2,131 people (4.85%) have Anxiety
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zyrtec when people have Anxiety *:
- < 1 month: 22.61 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.17 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.83 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.43 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.52 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20.0 %
- 10+ years: 10.43 %
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Zyrtec *:
- female: 75.94 %
- male: 24.06 %
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Zyrtec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 3.17 %
- 10-19: 5.93 %
- 20-29: 9.62 %
- 30-39: 12.85 %
- 40-49: 18.9 %
- 50-59: 22.36 %
- 60+: 27.17 %
Severity of Anxiety **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 64.29 %
- severe: 35.71 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (374 people, 17.55%)
- Aspirin (334 people, 15.67%)
- Singulair (299 people, 14.03%)
- Prilosec (299 people, 14.03%)
- Nexium (290 people, 13.61%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- Hypersensitivity (250 people, 11.73%)
- Pain (210 people, 9.85%)
- Depression (201 people, 9.43%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (170 people, 7.98%)
- Birth Control (149 people, 6.99%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Pain (943 people, 44.25%)
- Depression (696 people, 32.66%)
- Injury (541 people, 25.39%)
- Fatigue (487 people, 22.85%)
- Chest Pain (478 people, 22.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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