Zyrtec and Singulair drug interactions - from FDA reports

Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Zyrtec and Singulair together. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,390 people who take Zyrtec and Singulair from FDA, and is updated regularly.



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  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on cetirizine hydrochloride and montelukast sodium (the active ingredients of Zyrtec and Singulair, respectively), and Zyrtec and Singulair (the brand names). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered.

What is Zyrtec?

Zyrtec has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Zyrtec 67,869 users)

What is Singulair?

Singulair has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Singulair 80,352 users)

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 04, 2019

7,390 people who take Zyrtec, Singulair are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Zyrtec and Singulair drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  1. Anxiety
  2. Stevens-johnson syndrome (an immune-complex-mediated hypersensitivity disorder. it ranges from mild skin and mucous membrane lesions to a severe)
  3. Suicidal ideation
  4. Sleep terror (felling of terror in sleep)
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  6. Depression
  7. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  8. Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present)
  9. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  10. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Anxiety
  2. Depression
  3. Suicidal ideation
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  5. Disturbance in attention
  6. Pyrexia (fever)
  7. Vomiting
  8. Crying
  9. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  10. Respiratory tract infection
5 - 10 years:
  1. Choking (mechanical obstruction of the flow of air from the environment into the lungs)
  2. Cognitive disorder (mental health disorders affects learning, memory, perception, and problem solving)
  3. Constipation
  4. Dark circles under eyes
  5. Dry eye (lack of adequate tears)
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  7. Hallucination, auditory (perceiving sounds without auditory stimulus)
  8. Hallucination, visual (seeing things that aren't there)
  9. Homicidal ideation (thoughts about human killing another human)
  10. Injury
10+ years:
  1. Abdominal pain
  2. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  3. Injury
  4. Nephrolithiasis (calculi in the kidneys)
  5. Pain
  6. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  7. Anxiety
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Hallucination, auditory (perceiving sounds without auditory stimulus)
  10. Hallucinations, mixed (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind -mixed)
not specified:
  1. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Pain
  6. Drug ineffective
  7. Cough
  8. Vomiting
  9. Diarrhoea
  10. Anxiety

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Cough
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Vomiting
  5. Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)
  6. Anxiety
  7. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  8. Dizziness
  9. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  10. Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)
male:
  1. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)
  4. Suicidal ideation
  5. Vomiting
  6. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  7. Pneumonia
  8. Hypersensitivity
  9. Pyrexia (fever)
  10. Diarrhoea

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  1. Foetal exposure during pregnancy (exposing your unborn child to contraindicated in pregnancy leads birth defect)
  2. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
  3. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath)
  4. Bronchiolitis (inflammation of the membranes lining the bronchioles in lungs)
  5. Crying
  6. Ear infection
  7. Infection
  8. Vocal cord disorder
  9. Vomiting
  10. Acarodermatitis (skin inflammation caused by mites (acarids))
10-19:
  1. Depression
  2. Suicidal ideation
  3. Anxiety
  4. Vomiting
  5. Headache (pain in head)
  6. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  8. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  10. Suicide attempt
20-29:
  1. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
  2. Drug exposure during pregnancy
  3. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  7. Pain
  8. Dizziness
  9. Upper respiratory tract infection
  10. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
30-39:
  1. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Pain
  5. Dizziness
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  7. Migraine (headache)
  8. Drug ineffective
  9. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  10. Anxiety
40-49:
  1. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Pain
  6. Drug ineffective
  7. Dizziness
  8. Vomiting
  9. Diarrhoea
  10. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
50-59:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  3. Cough
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Fall
  6. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  7. Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)
  8. Hypersensitivity
  9. Pyrexia (fever)
  10. Vomiting
60+:
  1. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Vomiting
  4. Dizziness
  5. Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)
  6. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)
  7. Fall
  8. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  9. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)
  10. Weight decreased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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