Review: could Zyrtec cause Depression?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 19, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 27,399 people who take Zyrtec. Among them, 1,243 have Depression. See who they are, when they have Depression and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zyrtec (latest outcomes from 29,808 users) has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies, allergic sinusitis. Commonly reported side effects of Zyrtec include nausea, nausea aggravated, pain exacerbated, fatigue, pain.
Depression (latest reports from 1,115,517 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 26,605 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyrtec. Among them, 1,243 people (4.67%) have Depression.
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypersensitivity (214 people, 17.22%)
- Pain (165 people, 13.27%)
- Depression (154 people, 12.39%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (120 people, 9.65%)
- Asthma (91 people, 7.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (215 people, 17.30%)
- Prilosec (194 people, 15.61%)
- Aspirin (182 people, 14.64%)
- Ambien (176 people, 14.16%)
- Singulair (172 people, 13.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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