Review: could Zyrtec cause Chapped lips?
Summary: Chapped lips is found among people who take Zyrtec, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take medication Amnesteem, and have Acne.
We study 27,689 people who have side effects while taking Zyrtec from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Chapped lips. Find out below who they are, when they have Chapped lips and more.
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Zyrtec has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,963 Zyrtec users)
Chapped lips (cracking, fissuring, and peeling of the skin f lip) has been reported by people with acne, depression, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 1,634 Chapped lips patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 27,689 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyrtec. Among them, 26 people (0.09%) have Chapped Lips.
Time on Zyrtec when people have Chapped lips * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chapped lips||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Chapped lips when taking Zyrtec * :
|Chapped lips||82.76%||17.24% |
Age of people who have Chapped lips when taking Zyrtec * :
|Chapped lips||0.00%||7.41%||14.81%||3.70%||0.00%||51.85%||0.00%||22.22% |
Severity of Chapped lips when taking Zyrtec ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chapped lips||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chapped lips ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chapped lips||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acne (9 people, 34.62%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (7 people, 26.92%)
- Eczema (7 people, 26.92%)
- Headache (7 people, 26.92%)
- Laryngitis (7 people, 26.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amnesteem (9 people, 34.62%)
- Diflucan (8 people, 30.77%)
- Flexeril (8 people, 30.77%)
- Nexium (8 people, 30.77%)
- Accutane (8 people, 30.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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