No interactions were found between Claritin and Sudafed PE Congestion. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
Are Sudafed and Claritin the same?
Claritin is also used to treat allergy symptoms such as itching, sneezing, and allergic skin rashes. Sudafed is also used for temporary relief of nasal congestion due to the common cold. Claritin and Sudafed belong to different drug classes. Claritin is an antihistamine and Sudafed is a decongestant.
Can you take Claritin with phenylephrine?
No interactions were found between Claritin and phenylephrine. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
Can you take a decongestant with Claritin?
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between Claritin-D and Nexafed Nasal Decongestant. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
Does Sudafed PE help with allergies?
Sudafed PE Sinus & Allergy is a combination medicine used to treat symptoms of the common cold or seasonal allergies, including sneezing, runny or stuffy nose, and itchy, watery eyes.
Does Sudafed work better than Claritin?
They are both used to treat allergy and hayfever symptoms such as runny nose. However, Claritin is also used to treat allergic skin reactions such as such as hives and itching in people with chronic skin reactions, whereas Sudafed is used to treat nasal and sinus congestion.
Is Sudafed or Claritin better for post nasal drip?
Over-the-counter decongestants like pseudoephedrine (Sudafed) can help reduce congestion and eliminate postnasal drip. Newer, nondrowsy antihistamines like loratadine-pseudoephedrine (Claritin) can work to get rid of postnasal drip. However, these are more effective after you take them for several days.
Can I take antihistamine and decongestant together?
If your nose and sinuses are stuffed up, a decongestant may help. You can use it alone or combine it with an antihistamine. Remember, though, it can increase your heart rate and may cause anxiety or make it hard to fall asleep.
Can I take antihistamine with phenylephrine?
No interactions were found between Benadryl and phenylephrine. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
Can you take Zyrtec with Sudafed PE?
Sudafed Pe Phenylephrine is a good medication for relieving stuffy nose. It can be also used for the treatment of swelling and itching caused by hives chronic urticaria. Yes, it is safe to take Sudafed with Zyrtec.
Does Claritin dry up mucus?
If it’s caused by allergies, an allergy medication like Claritin can help dry out the mucus that causes congestion, coughing, and a sore throat. Other medications like nasal sprays, Mucinex, and Sudafed might be used if postnasal drip is being caused by a cold or the flu.
Is Claritin good for sinus infection?
Along the same lines as OTC options, antihistamine medications, such as Sudafed, Claritin, Zyrtec or Benadryl, can also offer sinus infection symptom relief. While these medications specifically target allergy symptoms, sinus infection symptoms can be similar, making antihistamines worth a try.
Does Claritin help with clogged ears?
To additionally reduce the feeling of fullness in your ear, talk to your doctor or pharmacist about an antihistamine that includes a decongestant such as: cetirizine plus pseudoephedrine (Zyrtec-D) fexofenadine plus pseudoephedrine (Allegra-D) loratadine plus pseudoephedrine (Claritin-D)
Can I take Benadryl with Sudafed PE?
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between Benadryl and Sudafed PE Congestion. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
Which Sudafed is best for allergies?
Try SUDAFED® for Symptom Relief
SUDAFED PE® Day + Night Sinus Congestion includes a nasal decongestant, and an antihistamine for your nighttime symptoms. This combo medicine can help relieve the symptoms of your allergies and help drain your sinuses for relief day and night.
Is it bad to take Sudafed every day?
Is it safe to take for a long time? Decongestants should only be used for a short time, usually less than 10 days. If you take them for longer, you’re more likely to get side effects. Only take pseudoephedrine for longer than 10 days if a doctor has said it’s OK.