Drug interactions between Claritin 24 Hour Allergy and Claritin-D 24 Hour
|Claritin 24 Hour Allergy (loratadine)|
|Claritin-D 24 Hour (loratadine/pseudoephedrine)|
Interactions between your drugs
Claritin 24 Hour Allergy
A total of 83 drugs (235 brand and generic names) are known to interact with Claritin 24 Hour Allergy.
- Claritin 24 Hour Allergy is in the drug class antihistamines.
- Claritin 24 Hour Allergy is used to treat the following conditions:
Claritin-D 24 Hour
- Claritin-D 24 Hour is a member of the drug class upper respiratory combinations.
- Claritin-D 24 Hour is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Claritin 24 Hour Allergy (loratadine), Claritin-D 24 Hour (loratadine / pseudoephedrine)
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
Therapeutic duplication is the use of more than one medicine from the same drug category or therapeutic class to treat the same condition. This can be intentional in cases where drugs with similar actions are used together for demonstrated therapeutic benefit. It can also be unintentional in cases where a patient has been treated by more than one doctor, or had prescriptions filled at more than one pharmacy, and can have potentially adverse consequences.
The recommended maximum number of medicines in the 'antihistamines' category to be taken concurrently is usually one. Your list includes two medicines belonging to the 'antihistamines' category:
- loratadine (active ingredient in Claritin 24 Hour Allergy (loratadine))
- loratadine (active ingredient in Claritin-D 24 Hour (loratadine/pseudoephedrine))
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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