Claritin Oral Solution 5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Claritin: Oral solution (5mg)

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What is this Medicine?

LORATADINE (lor AT a deen) is an antihistamine. It helps to relieve sneezing, runny nose, and itchy, watery eyes. This medicine is used to treat the symptoms of allergies. It is also used to treat itchy skin rash and hives.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Alavert: Oral solution (5mg)
Similar Generic Drugs : Loratadine: Oral solution (5mg)
In-Depth Information

Claritin Children's 5mg/5ml Syrup (Fruit)

NDC: 115237163
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pruritus, Allergic Rhinitis, Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Claritin Children's 5mg/5ml Syrup (Fruit)

Reported Side Effects for Claritin Children's 5mg/5ml Syrup (Fruit)

Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ear Pain Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nose Bleed Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Mouth Ulcers Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
2.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Claritin Children's 5mg/5ml Syrup (Fruit)

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Claritin Children's 5mg/5ml Syrup (Fruit)(Loratadine)
Alcohol and Loratadine(Loratadine)
You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking loratadine with alcoholic beverages. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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