Allergies

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Allergy is a hypersensitivity of the immune system. Allergic reactions occur when a person's immune system reacts to normally harmles...
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Benadryl 65,521 Zyrtec 26,372 Claritin 23,253
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Chlor Trimeton
VS.
Claritin
Other name: Loratadine (Loratadine)
4.0
3.5
751
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Allergies
Itching
Sneezing
Cough*
Pain
Common Cold
Hives
Congestion
Seasonal Allergies
Runny Nose
Flu*
Inflammation
* Off label
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Allergies
Itching
Bone Pain*
Seasonal Allergies
Hives*
Sneezing
Congestion
Inflammation
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Method of use:
Pill, Syrup
Method of use:
Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Chlorphenamine (International Nonproprietary Name) or chlorpheniramine (United States Adopted Name, former British Approved Name), commonly marketed in the form of chlorpheniramine maleate (Chlorphen-12), is a H1 antagonist number First-generation ...
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Loratadine (International Nonproprietary Name) is a second-generation H1 antagonist drug used to treat allergies. Structurally, it is closely related to tricyclic antidepressants such as imipramine, and distantly related to the atypical antipsychotic que...
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Top Concerns
Chl
High Blood Pressure
3
Watery Eyes
2
Addiction
2
Itchy Eyes
1
Palpitations
1
Porphyria
1
Tunnel Vision
1
Hearing Loss
1
Arrythmia
1
Brain Tumor
1
Top Concerns
Cla
Drowsy
9
Sleepy
4
Depression
2
Joint Pain
2
Itchy Eyes
2
Ear Infection
2
Watery Eyes
2
Wheezing
2
Sedation
2
Weight Gain
1
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Chlor Trimeton
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Cla
High Blood Pressure
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Cla
3
0
Watery Eyes
Chl
Cla
2
2
Addiction
Chl
Cla
2
0
Itchy Eyes
Chl
Cla
1
2
Palpitations
Chl
Cla
1
0
Porphyria
Chl
Cla
1
0
Tunnel Vision
Chl
Cla
1
0
Hearing Loss
Chl
Cla
1
0
Arrythmia
Chl
Cla
1
0
Brain Tumor
Chl
Cla
1
0
Drowsy
Cla
Chl
9
0
Sleepy
Cla
Chl
4
0
Depression
Cla
Chl
2
0
Joint Pain
Cla
Chl
2
0
Itchy Eyes
Cla
Chl
2
1
Ear Infection
Cla
Chl
2
0
Watery Eyes
Cla
Chl
2
2
Wheezing
Cla
Chl
2
0
Sedation
Cla
Chl
2
0
Weight Gain
Cla
Chl
1
0
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About Chlor Trimeton
Chlorphenamine (International Nonproprietary Name) or chlorpheniramine (United States Adopted Name, former British Approved Name), commonly marketed in the form of chlorpheniramine maleate (Chlorphen-12), is a H1 antagonist number First-generation ...
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About Claritin
Loratadine (International Nonproprietary Name) is a second-generation H1 antagonist drug used to treat allergies. Structurally, it is closely related to tricyclic antidepressants such as imipramine, and distantly related to the atypical antipsychotic que...
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which my doctor gave me a prescription for and that helps...
" ...in it, regular Claritin does not. However, Claritin has never really helped me very much. I am taking Chlor-Trimeton which my doctor gave me a prescription for and that helps ten times... "

am contemplating taking one Chlor-Trimeton OTC 12 hr tablet...
" ...Chlor-Trimeton OTC 12 hr tablet since the claritin is not working - I am sneezing with post nasal drip. Would there be any drug interactions/problems with taking... "

also allowed to take Claritan or Benadryl. Just switching...
" ...on more so I've been taking Chlor-Trimeton. Both are okayed by ...I'm also allowed to take Claritan or Benadryl. Just switching ...the Zyrtec to the Chlor-Trimeton has helped me a lot as I... "

Fa sho. Clarinex is Claritin with a single different...
" ...that it could stay rx only. I was on it for a while. didn't work any differnt in my opinion. Tavist didn't work well for me. Chlor-Trimeton works well for my mom. Astelin, though a nasal... "

zyrtec. I was taking 4 hour chlor trimeton only when I felt...
" ...and have terrible side effects with Claritin, so my options from my Dr were plain sudafed, chlor trimeton or zyrtec. I was taking 4 hour chlor trimeton only when ...I switched to Zyrtec (which... "

better than Claritin and doesn't cause as much drowsiness...
" ...generic equivalent. It's a first generation anti-histamine that's still around. It's very cheap, and for me it works much, much better than Claritin and doesn... "

(loratadine). Maybe because I used claritin for so long it...
" ...and no symptoms! I took Chlor-trimeton - (Chlorpheniramine Maleate) worked much better than the claritin (loratadine). Maybe because I used claritin for so long ... "

meds. I highly recommend Chlor-Trimeton, or the generic...
" ...meds. I highly recommend Chlor-Trimeton, or the generic ...active ingredient: chlorpheniramine maleate. Claritin and clarinex don't do anything for me, only chlor-trimeton does. It's availabl... "

loopy and Claritin doesn't do anything. The only one I...
" ...idea about Chlor-Trimeton (had no idea that ...but I took Zyrtec with my ...makes me loopy and Claritin doesn't do anything. The only one I wouldn't take while pregnant is Allegra, but I t... "

(Chlorpheniramine) still works best for me. Claritin...
" ...(Chlorpheniramine) still works best for me. Claritin... "

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