Zyrtec Allergy Vs. Singulair for a female patient aged 24 - from FDA reports

This is a personalized comparison Zyrtec Allergy, Singulair for a woman aged 24. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

On Jun, 12, 2018

5,175 females aged 24 (±5) who take Zyrtec Allergy, Singulair are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Zyrtec Allergy, Singulair for a female patient aged 24.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 24
  • Gender: female
  • Reason for the study: Allergy

Drugs in this study:

  • Zyrtec Allergy (cetirizine hydrochloride)
  • Singulair (montelukast sodium)

eHealthMe real world results for females aged 24 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:
Outcome and its % of total reports:

Menses Delayed (delayed menstrual cycle):
  • Zyrtec Allergy: 0.0 %
  • Singulair: 0.0 %

Most common side effects:

Zyrtec Allergy:
  1. Abdominal Distension
  2. Abdominal Pain
  3. Abdominal Pain Upper
  4. Acne (skin problems that cause pimples)
  5. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  1. Abdominal Discomfort
  2. Abdominal Distension
  3. Abdominal Pain
  4. Abdominal Pain Upper
  5. Abortion Spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

Zyrtec Allergy:
  1. Abdominal Pain
  2. Abdominal Pain Upper
  3. Abnormal Dreams
  4. Aggression
  5. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  1. Abdominal Pain Upper
  2. Abnormal Behavior
  3. Abnormal Dreams
  4. Abortion Missed (delayed or silent miscarriage)
  5. Acute Psychosis (period of mentally unstable behaviour)

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