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Congestion

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(Respiratory tract congestion)
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Claritin
VS.
Mucinex DM
Other name: Loratadine (Loratadine)
Other name: Mucinex (Mucinex)
5 / 10
Satisfaction
7 / 10
Satisfaction
62,283
Discussions around the web
Discussions
2,045
Discussions around the web
Discussions
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Allergies
Itching
Bone Pain*
Seasonal Allergies
Hives*
Sneezing
Congestion
Inflammation
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Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Cough
Congestion
Common Cold
Flu
Method of use:
Pill
Method of use:
Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
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
Cla
Drowsy
9
Sinus Infections
5
Sleepy
4
Depression
2
Joint Pain
2
Itchy Eyes
2
Ear Infection
2
Watery Eyes
2
Wheezing
2
Sedation
1
Top Concerns
Muc
Palpitations
1
Addiction
1
Serotonin Syndrome
1
Euphoria
1
PMS
1
Tachycardia
1
Lung Cancer
1
Bipolar Disorder
1
Kidney Stones
1
Heart Attack
1
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Claritin
Cla
Mucinex DM
Muc
Drowsy
Cla
Muc
9
0
Sinus Infections
Cla
Muc
5
0
Sleepy
Cla
Muc
4
0
Depression
Cla
Muc
2
0
Joint Pain
Cla
Muc
2
0
Itchy Eyes
Cla
Muc
2
0
Ear Infection
Cla
Muc
2
0
Watery Eyes
Cla
Muc
2
0
Wheezing
Cla
Muc
2
0
Sedation
Cla
Muc
1
0
Palpitations
Muc
Cla
1
0
Addiction
Muc
Cla
1
0
Serotonin Syndrome
Muc
Cla
1
0
Euphoria
Muc
Cla
1
0
PMS
Muc
Cla
1
0
Tachycardia
Muc
Cla
1
0
Lung Cancer
Muc
Cla
1
0
Bipolar Disorder
Muc
Cla
1
0
Kidney Stones
Muc
Cla
1
0
Heart Attack
Muc
Cla
1
0
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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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" ...your Doctor? I take Claritin, Indoor & Outdoor but I must say for me Mucinex DM really works best for the... "

" ...was going to suggest Claritin. It works best for me ...cold. I recently took Mucinex DM not realizing what it ...like a doof. The Claritin countered it quickly though... "

" ...that I have ever had with my allergies. I've had them for years and years but never this bad. Claritin and Mucinex DM are not doing much to help. In the past few... "

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" ...a draining nose & is coughing. Mucinex DM helped a little bit but hasn't stopped it. Delsym & Claritin do not help... "

" ...went to the doc and he said the take Mucinex DM and Clariton D together. ...dripping - I took Claritin to dry the rest of my sinus crap up. Finally all better. But the neti pot works like a ch... "

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" Mucinex DM - can I take claritin with this drug? Yes, it's fine to take Claritin and Mucinex DM together. There are no known interactions between them. However, it does not mean... "

" ...the replies, everyone. I had another attack of the mucus this morning. Blech. I took generic Claritin and generic Mucinex DM because I have those on... "

" ...have dust and pollen allergies and they have ...& Allergy, Maximum Strength, Benadryl, Mucinex DM , and Claritin Allergy and none of them did anything but make my nose even more stuffier. I need... "

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" ...24 hr. Claritin and maximum-strength 12 hour Mucinex DM twice a day...every ...to take NAC, 600 mg at 3X day. When I quit taking the NAC I noticed an increase in the difficulty of coughing up t... "

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" ...new dr also misdiagnosed me twice in one week and I ended up in the ER Christmas Eve with pnuenomia (she kept telling me to take Claritin and Mucinex DM all week while I had been running a fever of... "

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