Table of Contents
- 1 Can you take Claritin in the morning and Allegra at night?
- 2 Can I take 2 different allergy pills?
- 3 What can you not mix Claritin with?
- 4 What happens if I take two Allegra?
- 5 Can I take a second Claritin within 24 hours?
- 6 Can you take Claritin and Reactine?
- 7 What happens if I accidentally took two Claritin?
- 8 Is it OK to take Allegra everyday?
- 9 Can you give Tylenol and Claritin together?
- 10 Can you take Vicodin and Claritin?
Can you take Claritin in the morning and Allegra at night?
If your allergy is particularly bad then yes you can take them on the same day, as there are no known interactions. This is a therapeutic duplication and it is usually recommended to take only one antihistamine at any time, however if you have been prescribed to take both together then it is appropriate.
Can I take 2 different allergy pills?
Most allergy medicines should not be combined with one another, according to Dr. Susan Besser, a primary care provider at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. “You should not take multiple oral antihistamines together, such as Benadryl, Claritin, Zyrtec, Allegra or Xyzal. Pick one and take it daily.
What can you not mix Claritin with?
Some medications that may interact with Claritin include:
- amiodarone (Pacerone)
- carbamazepine (Tegretol, Tegretol XR, Epitol)
- cimetidine (Tagamet)
- darunavir (Prezista)
- dasatinib (Sprycel)
- erythromycin (Erygel, Eryped)
- midodrine (ProAmatine)
Can I take Allegra and Zyrtec in the same day?
Remember to read the product label carefully. Many OTC cold and allergy drugs contain the same active ingredients, so taking them together with Allegra or Zyrtec could lead to an overdose of these ingredients. Also, be sure to take Allegra or Zyrtec around the same time each day.
Can you take Reactine and Claritin together?
Well, you could. You can mix and match, especially with antihistamines and nasal sprays.
What happens if I take two Allegra?
Fexofenadine is generally very safe. Taking more than your usual dose is unlikely to harm you. If you take an extra dose, you might get some of the common side effects. If this happens or you’re concerned, contact your doctor.
Can I take a second Claritin within 24 hours?
Do not take more than one dose in 24 hours. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one. If you are not sure what to do after missing a dose, contact your doctor or pharmacist for advice. Store this medication at room temperature, protect it from light and moisture, and keep it out of the reach of children.
Can you take Claritin and Reactine?
Is it better to take Allegra in the morning or at night?
Allegra can be taken at night or in the morning, depending on which time of day you experience the worst symptoms. If you experience worse allergy symptoms at night or early in the morning, you can try taking Allegra in the evening. If you experience worse symptoms throughout the day, you can take it in the morning.
Can I take Allegra twice a day?
Adults and children 12 years of age and older: 12-hour tablet: The typical dose is one tablet (60 mg) with water twice a day. Don’t take more than 2 tablets a day.
What happens if I accidentally took two Claritin?
If a healthy adult takes only a slightly higher dose of antihistamine, such as accidentally taking two pills instead of one, their symptoms may not be serious, or they may not have any symptoms. However, a larger overdose, especially in children or older adults, may cause serious symptoms.
Is it OK to take Allegra everyday?
“With first-generation antihistamines, some people note decreasing effectiveness if used daily for several days,” says Dr. Lin….Is it safe to take an antihistamine daily?
|Safety and dosage guidelines for daily use of antihistamines||Zyrtec (cetirizine hcl)|
|5 mg to 10 mg daily|
Can you give Tylenol and Claritin together?
The two drugs work very well together in treating sinus headaches and may be combined with Claritin. Claritin may be used for an extended period of time to prevent and treat seasonal allergies, but it is not recommended to use Tylenol Sinus Day for more than two weeks without consulting a doctor.
Can you take Zyrtec and Claritin the same day?
Zyrtec and Claritin are effective for about 24 hours. A person should only take one dose per day. The body absorbs both antihistamines quickly, but Zyrtec seems to work faster for some people.
Can you take Atarax and Claritin together?
In brief: Yes for hives. Claritin (loratadine) in the morning and Atarax at bedtime is a good combination for treating hives. The Atarax can be used as an as needed if hives breakthough in the evening and make it hard to sleep. Remember that the drowsiness & delayed reaction time caused by Atarax may still be present the next morning.
Can you take Vicodin and Claritin?
You can take the two together; vicodin has acetaminophen and hydrocodone (analgesic or antitussive), both of which can be taken with claritin. Also, of course, there is a certain risk of dependence on the vicodin.