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Is there really a best time on taking medications? Like Claritin (loratadine) and prenatal vitamins?
I'm sensitive when it comes to medication, i want to take Claritin (loratadine) but will it still work if i get the childrens kind?
Hello, I have just bought a medication called Laritol D which contains 30mg of phenylephrine and 5mg of loratadine. Is this combination dangerous?
If you have esofagitis cause by allergy like pollen does loratadine help for that or the other medication ?
No: One particular kind of esophagitis, eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), can be related to food allergies, but this condition is not common. Its relationship to environmental allergies is less clear. Case reports of patients using drops (or tablets) of pollen to help respiratory allergy develop EoE. Antihistamines would probably not help your GI problem. A gastroenterologist needs to be involved. ...Read more
My allergies are really bothering me I'm on pataday Flonase Claritin (loratadine) and take weekly allergy shots medications don't work I've taken everything else?
Re-evaluation: if you are on all those medicines, regular and not benefiting, so you need to be reevaluated, medicines don't work equally for all patients, doses might need to be modified or prescribed different meds, most important is adherence to treatment plan, good luck ...Read more
After seeing a doctor for persistent itch, the doctor prescribed me dermersone cream (to apply) & loratadine (pill). After using, I noticed reddish, itchy bumps appearing all over my body. Should I continue with the medication?
I am taking the following medications: citalopram 15mg, loratadine 10mg, microgestin fe 1/20, multivit/mineral supp, calc/mag/zinc. Do these drugs interact? Which can I take at the same time?
Might there a good allergy medication similar to xyzal (levocetirizine) or Claritin that doesn't cause weight gain?
What allergy medication is safe to take if have a history of kidney stones? Allegra, Zyrtec, Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Claritin?
I take prescribed Claritin (loratadine) with psudophedrine in it will it show positive on a drug test it has 120mg per pill I take twice daily ?
Astemizole not sold: Astemizole is off the market as it caused arrythmias (irregular heart beats). Cetirizine is currently the most effective 2nd generation, non-sedating antihistamine available, as effective as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 25 mg, 1 tab 3-4x/day. It can be purchased over the counter and 300-365 tabs are available from discount retailers like bj's and costco for under $18.00. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Combine astemizole: Generally you don't need to but occasionally you can safely combine them for flareups. ...Read more