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I took 1 Claritin (loratadine) 24 hour last night and 1 clairtin D 24 today around 3pm. I just vomited 3x after dinner, food taste very bitter. ER visit???
Indeterminate at this point.: The Claritin (loratadine) during the dosage studies was initially dose up to 40 mg per day. A normal Claritin (loratadine) is only 10 mg. You're not normally going to have those kind of symptoms just from an allergy medication. You certainly could have a viral syndrome. Perhaps you're even developing appendicitis. If you have a fever, do not feel like eating, and are having progressive pain, then I suggest you might want to visit the emergency room. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not if: They are the 12 hour pills, yes if the 24 hour pills. ...Read more
Yes: You can take claritind during daytime and mucinexdm at evening time. ...Read more
Potential issues: If this was Claritin (loratadine) d-12 hour (designed to be taken every 12 hours), there should be minimal side effects. If it was Claritin (loratadine) d24 hour, then the adverse effects of the "d" Pseudoephedrine could lead to insomnia, GI upset, decreased appetite, dry mouth, etc. It's not the Claritin (loratadine) that is the problem, but the decongestant. ...Read more
3-5 days: The average half-life of Claritin (loratadine) is 8 hours meaning that half the dose is gone/metabolized after 8 hours and after 8 more hours another half is gone. Doing the math, the Claritin (loratadine) is effectively out of a person's system in 3-5 days, except in geriatric patients it could possibly take up to 10 days. ...Read more