A 43-year-old member asked:
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please tell me, could i take claritin (loratadine) d and dayquil?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Decongestants: They both contain decongestants and would suggest not taking them together as you may experience side effects . If you have nasal congestion, use nasacort (triamcinolone) aq nasal spray that is now over the counter.
Answered on Feb 24, 2018

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Green
45 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
No: It is best not to since both contain decongestants.
A male asked:
Dr. Nazhat Sharma
58 years experience Ophthalmology
Claritin (loratadine) D: Claritin (loratadine) d effect lasted 12 + hours. Yes you could take dayquil now.

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