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Cani take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) with loratadine?

Cani take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) with loratadine?

Probably yes.: Many people report their 'daily' non-sedating antihistamine in the am does not provide relief until next am. So, if no concerns for gu/heart/bp/med-conflict issues, then they often take a 'sedating' antihistamine at night for continued symptom relief and 'bonus' of sleep aid effect. ...Read more

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Claritin (Definition)

Claritin is a non-sedating antihistamine which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more


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I'm 28 weeks is loratadine ok to take?

I'm 28 weeks is loratadine ok to take?

Yes: Claritin (loratadine) and Zyrtec (cetirizine) are pregnancy category B medications which means that animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus, but there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. That said, I frequently use these medications with my pregnant patients. Allegra (fexofenadine) is category C so avoid this medication if possible. ...Read more

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Could a 1 yr old take loratadine?

Could a 1 yr old take loratadine?

Not approved: Cetirizine (zyrtec) is approved to be used in infants over 6 months of age. Consult with your baby's doc. ...Read more

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Can I take diphenhydramine with loratadine?

Can I take diphenhydramine with loratadine?

Yes: Antihistamine is safe even with 4x the average daily dose. The major side effects would be dry mouth and drowsiness (the latter much less common if one uses the non-sedating type). ...Read more

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How long does it take for claritin-d to work.

How long does it take for claritin-d to work.

1 to 3 hours: Claritin d is a combination antihistamine [claritin= loratadine] and d= decongestant pseudoephedrine. This product is rapidly absorbed then metabolized to the active product with relief beginning within 1 to 3 hours. ...Read more

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Can I take nurofen with claritin (loratadine)?

Can I take nurofen with claritin (loratadine)?

Yes: Nurofen (ibuprofen) is a NSAID medication used to treat pain, fever, etc. Claritin (loratadine) is a new generation antihistamine used for treating allergies and hives. At usual doses, there is typically no problem with taking these at the same time. ...Read more

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Can I take nyquil and Claritin (loratadine) d?

Can I take nyquil and Claritin (loratadine) d?

Yes: You cantake claritind during daytime and nyquil at nightime. For few days only. If sx persist then you need to see doctor. ...Read more

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Can you take nyquil and claritin (loratadine)?

Can you take nyquil and claritin (loratadine)?

Antihistamines: Both medications have antihisstamines. Not sure what you are treating, but if you need both on the same day, then it may be better to see an allergist and get another type of medication to control your symptoms. You should be able to take them together but over time the strategy is not effective. ...Read more

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Ok to take both loratadine and diphenhydramine?

If otherwise healthy: Many people report their 'daily' non-sedating antihistamine in the am does not provide relief until next am. So, if no concerns for gu/heart/bp/med-conflict issues, then they often take a 'sedating' anthistamine at night for continued symptom relief and 'bonus' of sleep aid effect. ...Read more

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Can I take benadril with claritin (loratadine)?

Can I take benadril with claritin (loratadine)?

Yes: But Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can make you drowsy. Claritin is much less sedating so it is best during the daylight hours whereas Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is usually reserved for nighttime. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take expired claritin (loratadine)?

No : I would not recommend using any expired medication. ...Read more

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Can I take hydroxyzine and claritin (loratadine)?

Can I take hydroxyzine and claritin (loratadine)?

Hydroxyzine/Claritin: Hello, yes these two antihistamines are commonly used together. I usually use Hydroxyzine at night and Claritin (loratadine) during the day. If excess sedation is noted then see your doctor for other options,. ...Read more

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Can I take diphenhydramine and loratadine together?

Can I take diphenhydramine and loratadine together?

Yes: Taking Loratadine in the morning and Diphenhydramine at night will help you avoid the drowsiness side effects of Diphenhydramine and help you if the Loratadine is not controlling your symptoms for the full 24 hours. ...Read more

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Can I take loratadine and diphenhydramine together?

Can I take loratadine and diphenhydramine together?

Yes: Antihistamine is safe even with 4x the average daily dose. The major side effects would be dry mouth and drowsiness (the latter much less common if one uses the non-sedating type). I believe reactine is equivalent to Claritin (loratadine) in the us. Short answer- it is ok. ...Read more

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Taking claritin, (loratadine) can I take nyquil too?

Antihistamines: Nyquil contains a sedating antihistamine and Claritin (loratadine) is a non-sedating antihistamine. It is very unlikely that there would be adverse effects from taking these at the same time at usual doses. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Claritin (loratadine) twice a day?

See a doctor: Claritin (loratadine) is supposed to be given once a day. If you have additional symptoms once you're taking that, you should see a doctor. Don't exceed the once a day dosing on your own. ...Read more

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Can I take zyrtek and Claritin (loratadine) together?

Can I take zyrtek and Claritin (loratadine) together?

Yes: I would space the two out: Claritin (loratadine) in the am and zyrtec at night. I like Allegra more than claritin (loratadine). ...Read more

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Can I take Ativan and Claritin (loratadine) together?

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Yes: Claritin (loratadine) at double dose may cause drowsiness, but the usual dose should not be an issue. ...Read more

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Can I take loratadine and neozep together for allergies?

Can I take loratadine and neozep together for allergies?

Mixing medications: Since neozep contains chlorpheniramine, it does not make sense to take it with loratidine since both medications are antihistamines. Loratidine is probably better since it has a longer duration of action and is less sedating. The neozep also has a decongestant and analgesic, but you could take these separately with loratidine if needed (for example, taking sudafed and tylenol). ...Read more

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Can you take dayquil and Claritin (loratadine) d together?

Can you take dayquil and Claritin (loratadine) d together?

Antihistamines: Both medications have antihisstamines and decongestants. Not sure what you are treating, but if you need both on the same day, then it may be better to see an allergist and get another type of medication to control your symptoms. You should be able to take them together but over time the strategy is not effective and excess decongestants may raise your blood pressure. ...Read more

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Can I take diphenhydramine and loratadine at the same time?

Can I take diphenhydramine and loratadine at the same time?

Yes: Taking Loratadine in the morning and Diphenhydramine at night will help you avoid the drowsiness side effects of Diphenhydramine and help you if the Loratadine is not controlling your symptoms for the full 24 hours. ...Read more

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Can I take nyquil and Claritin (loratadine) in the same day?

Can I take nyquil and Claritin (loratadine) in the same day?

Watch side effects: They both contain an antihistamines so if you are sensitive to their side effects (mostly drowsiness or dryness) that could be problematic. Consider apacing then apart and use the nyquil at bedtime. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take an expired children's claritin (loratadine)?

Is it safe to take an expired children's claritin (loratadine)?

Probably: The safety profile of the drug is quite good. What you loose after expiration is assurance of its effectiveness. It is unlikely to hurt you but may not be as effective. ...Read more

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Can I take benedryl and Claritin (loratadine) at the same time?

Antihistamines: They are both antihistamines, so I wouldn't take them together. They both act similarly, so their effect would be too much together. ...Read more

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Claritin (loratadine) 12 hour and nyquil safe to take together?

Antihistamines: Both medications have antihisstamines. Not sure what you are treating, but if you need both on the same day, then it may be better to see an allergist and get another type of medication to control your symptoms. You should be able to take them together but over time the strategy is not effective. ...Read more

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Can I take dayquil and Claritin (loratadine) d at the same time?

Stimulant medication: Both dayquil and Claritin (loratadine) d contain stimulants, so it would be duplication to take them together. The phenylephrine in dayquil is weaker than the Pseudoephedrine in Claritin (loratadine) d. Dayquil is for colds, and you should not take antihistamines like Claritin (loratadine) when you have a cold anyway. Antihistamines slow the clearance of secretions and prolong viral respiratory infections. ...Read more