I have allergies 6 months out of the year (April - October in southern California). I have used loratadine on and off, but never more than a few days at a time, because I usually avoid medications whenever possible. I am wondering about the long-term effects of loratadine (i.e. taking it every day for 6 months)? Do the side effects increase with continued use? Can it do damage to the liver or kidneys?
24 Oct 2013
Lorith this is very comman use for this one it is safer than many and you should have no problems that is one reason why they took it off prescription and it is over the counter in most states..but still use comman sence. hope this well help Chuck Wise Sr. Retired Pharmacy TECH Cpht Oregon.
- Loratadine Information for Consumers
- Loratadine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Loratadine (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
... spray as good but less expensive? Is there a generic for Rhinocort nasal spray?
1 answer • 7 Oct 2009
These r red spots for last four days. It happened firt time wat we can do?On his whole body especially on his face.
1 answer • 12 Nov 2013
... season. I'd like to know which antihistamine is best for long-ish term use? I'd like a treatment I can take every day until hay fever ...
2 answers • 20 Apr 2014
I am 59 yrs old and never had any allergies my whole life until 3 years ago.I get sever nasal congestion to the point I cant breath through my nose ...
0 answers • 1 Feb 2015