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A 30-year-old member asked:

Is it okay if i accidentally consumed two tablets of claritin (loratadine)?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Thomas Shen
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Yes: Two tablets of Claritin (loratadine) most likely will cause no significant problems. However large doses of antihistamines can cause significant cardiac arrythmias.
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Dr. Steven Cohen
Allergy 23 years experience
Probably: Doubling the dose may not provide additional relief and may be more likely to cause sedation.
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New Castle, DE
A 23-year-old female asked:

I accidental took two of my 24 hour claritin's they are loratadine 10mg. Will I be okay ?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Yes: but doubling the dose of Claritin (loratadine) may produce some drowsiness.
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Last updated Feb 10, 2021
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