8 Sep 2010
Loratadine is a drug that can be used to treat a variety of allergy symptoms, including runny, itchy nose; sneezing; and watery eyes. It works by blocking the action of histamine receptors in the body, which prevents the immune system reactions that cause allergy symptoms. Loratadine is now available without a prescription, and it comes in several forms.
Since the med is available as an OTC, it is perhaps not presumed that teens could use the drug/med to get high, but however would recommend that you seek advice from a doc/pharmacist for more accurate & professional info, hope this helps?
- Loratadine Information for Consumers
- Loratadine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Loratadine (detailed)
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My son is prescribed 10 mg of loratadine daily and I am worried because of the drug facts on people abusing it and several reports on people having ...
2 answers • 4 Apr 2011
Does this drug give teens some sort of high ?? Found some in my sons room and he does not take thes?
1 answer • 12 Dec 2011
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1 answer • 25 Apr 2012
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1 answer • 11 Jun 2013
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