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Claritin D
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Mucinex
Other name: Claritin-D 12 Hour (Claritin-D 12 Hour)
Other name: Robitussin (Robitussin)
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7 / 10
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5,501
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Allergies
Congestion
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Common Cold
Seasonal Allergies
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Cough
Common Cold
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Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Pseudoephedrine/loratadine (trade names Claritin-D, Clarinase, Clarinase Repetabs) is an orally administered drug combination for the treatment of allergic rhinitis and the common cold. Pseudoephedrine, one of the naturally occurring al...
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Dextromethorphan (DXM or DM) is an antitussive (cough suppressant) drug. It is one of the active ingredients in many Over-the-counter drug common cold and cough medicines, such as Robitussin, NyQuil, Dimetapp, Vicks, Coricidin, Delsym, and ot...
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Top Concerns
Cla
Drowsy
9
High Blood Pressure
3
Palpitations
3
Itchy Eyes
2
Addiction
2
Withdrawal
1
Diabetes
1
Tachycardia
1
Dry Mouth
1
Sedation
1
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Spotting
3
Depression
2
Infertility
1
Drowsy
1
Migraines
1
Bleeding
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Sleepy
1
Addiction
1
Dry Mouth
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About Claritin D
Pseudoephedrine/loratadine (trade names Claritin-D, Clarinase, Clarinase Repetabs) is an orally administered drug combination for the treatment of allergic rhinitis and the common cold. Pseudoephedrine, one of the naturally occurring al...
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About Mucinex
Dextromethorphan (DXM or DM) is an antitussive (cough suppressant) drug. It is one of the active ingredients in many Over-the-counter drug common cold and cough medicines, such as Robitussin, NyQuil, Dimetapp, Vicks, Coricidin, Delsym, and ot...
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" I have taken claritin D and Mucinex. Claritin D works well on my ...on the 24 our pill. Mucinex does a better job at my congestion but I was ...for the histamines but xyzal just doesnt work fo "

" ...etc. Unless you are taking the Claritin D or AllegraD they dont really have much effect on drying up secretions. They dont work that way. They interfere ...normal then just take some Mucinex u... "

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" Mucinex usually works for me. Claritin D is a good suggestion, too. My doctor called in medicine for my conjunctivitis to Walgreens near DTD... "

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" ...1 week, given inhaler, told to take claritin d, now has swollen gland under jaw size of golf ball since this morning. has grown since this morning. has taken some mucinex... "

" ...I've had bronchitis going on 3 weeks now and it's sure not helping the congestion and coughing. Right now I'm taking Mucinex and can't see much improvement. sometimes Claritin D helps... "

" ...others won't. I know my Dr said I could take Claritin-D last time around but my friend's Dr said she could use Mucinex...I guess it depends on the Dr and their experiences... "

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" ME!!! I used to take Claritin D and then I stopped ...I had so I stopped and was just taking Mucinex. Ever since my BFP - I've been miserable with ...I can take regular Claritin, Mucinex and... "

" ...ATB but here we like mucinex (guaifenesin) to get the crap ...drink LOTS of water. All claritin D does for me is keep me awake Sorry your sick but hopefully after a... "

" ...the pits! I agree with Edie, Mucinex is wonderful. I use ...Mucinex DM. With my last sinus infection, I learned that ...ID and get some Claritin-D. That, combined with the Mucinex, did w... "

" ...didn't work for me the one time I tried it. Don't know why. I got Claritin-D (pseudoephedrine sulfate 240mg & loratadine 10mg) The box says it gets rid of runny nose, sneezing, itchy watery... "

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