Review: Loratadine side effects
In this review, we analyze Loratadine side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age (0-60+) of the people who have side effects while taking Loratadine. The review is based on 9,754 people who have side effects while taking Loratadine from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What is Loratadine
Loratadine (latest outcomes from 10,982 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies.
Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (loratadine): Claritin Hives Relief, Claritin, Claritin Reditabs, Claritin Hives Relief Reditab, Alavert, Children's Claritin, Loratadine Redidose.
On Jan, 26, 2015: 9,754 people who reported to have side effects when taking Loratadine are studied
Most common side effects over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified |
|Headache (pain in head)||Pain||Sudden Cardiac Death||Cough||Headache (pain in head)||Depression||Dizziness||Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration) |
|Dizziness||Dysuria (painful or difficult urination)||Death||Abdominal Pain Upper||Anxiety||Transposition Of The Great Vessels||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||Pain |
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||Renal Pain (kidney pain)||Depression||Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||Emotional Distress||Aggression||Vision - Night Blindness||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) |
|Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)||Nocturia (the need to get up in the night to urinate)||Mastocytosis (an excessive number of apparently normal mast cells in the skin and, occasionally, in other organs)||Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)||Injury||Lung Disorder (lung disease)||Back Injury||Vomiting |
|Loss Of Consciousness||Abdominal Rigidity||Pain||Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)||Pain||Congenital Aortic Atresia (congenital absence of the aortic orifice)||Social Phobia (fear to go in social)||Anxiety |
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||Death||Venous Thrombosis Limb (blood clot that forms in a vein in the limb)||Pancreatitis Nos (inflammation of pancreas)||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Lumbar Disc Lesion (disc damage of lumbar vertebrae)||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) |
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||Subdural Haematoma (blood collects between the skull and the surface of the brain)||Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)||Anhedonia (inability to experience pleasure from activities usually found enjoyable)||Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased||Kidney Stones||Dizziness |
|Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)||Lethargy (tiredness)||Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)||Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)||Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (combination of several abnormalities of the heart and great blood vessels)||Skin Blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)||Diarrhoea |
|Vomiting||Autoimmune Hepatitis||Anxiety||Pleuritic Pain||Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||Suicidal Ideation||Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)||Headache (pain in head) |
|Pyrexia (fever)||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||Abdominal Pain Upper||Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)||Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||Nightmare (unpleasant dream)||Constipation||Pneumonia |
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