No interactions were found between pseudoephedrine and Zyrtec. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
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.
Is there a decongestant in Zyrtec?
ZYRTEC-D® contains both an antihistamine and a decongestant for allergies. It powerfully clears your blocked nose and relieves other allergy symptoms. You can find decongestant products like ZYRTEC-D® at your local drug store behind the pharmacy counter.
Can you take Zyrtec and sinus medicine?
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between Tylenol Sinus Severe Congestion Daytime and Zyrtec. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
Can you take Zyrtec and phenylephrine together?
No interactions were found between phenylephrine and Zyrtec. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
Can you take Zyrtec and Sudafed in the same day?
Yes, it is safe to take Sudafed with Zyrtec.
Should I use a decongestant or antihistamine?
If you have nasal or sinus congestion, then a decongestant can be helpful. If you have drainage — either a runny nose or postnasal drip or itchy, watery eyes — then an antihistamine may be helpful. Over-the-counter antihistamines often make people drowsy; decongestants can make people hyper or keep them awake.
Can you take mucinex with Zyrtec?
No interactions were found between Mucinex and Zyrtec.
What is the best decongestant for sinuses?
Decongestants . These medicines help reduce the swelling in your nasal passages and ease the stuffiness and sinus pressure. They come as nasal sprays, like naphazoline (Privine), oxymetazoline (Afrin, Dristan, Nostrilla, Vicks Sinus Nasal Spray), or phenylephrine (Neo-Synephrine, Sinex, Rhinall).
What’s the difference between Sudafed and Zyrtec?
Sudafed (Pseudoephedrine) Relieves congestion and allergy symptoms. Zyrtec D (Cetirizine / Pseudoephedrine) relieves allergies and congestion without causing daytime sleepiness. It can keep you up at night if you take it too close to bedtime.
Is Zyrtec good for sinus congestion?
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.
Is it OK to take Zyrtec everyday?
Can be taken once a day. May be given daily on a regular basis when allergens are most prevalent (such as during spring or summer). Zyrtec does not appear to interact with many drugs (theophylline slightly decreased the clearance of Zyrtec). Zyrtec has been demonstrated to be safe in children older than 6 months.
What other medicine can you take with Zyrtec?
View interaction reports for Zyrtec (cetirizine) and the medicines listed below.
- Benadryl (diphenhydramine)
- Cymbalta (duloxetine)
- Fish Oil (omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids)
- Flonase (fluticasone nasal)
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.
Is phenylephrine the same as cetirizine?
Sudafed Pe (Phenylephrine) Treats allergy symptoms. Zyrtec (cetirizine) can help you with some allergy symptoms without making you very drowsy. Clears your sinuses.
Does Zyrtec have pseudoephedrine in it?
ZYRTEC-D® contains pseudoephedrine, which relieves nasal congestion. So it relieves all the same symptoms as ZYRTEC®, plus it also has a powerful decongestant.