Advertisement

What should I avoid while taking loratadine?

Until you know how you will react to loratadine you should avoid driving or operating heavy machinery. This is because some forms of loratadine can make you drowsy. Additionally, certain medical conditions and medications may increase your risk for complications associated with loratadine. You should not use loratadine if you are allergic to any of the active ingredients in this medication. Certain medical conditions and medications may interact adversely with loratadine. Medical conditions like phenylketonuria (PKU), pregnancy, asthma, breastfeeding, allergies and kidney or liver problems may increase your chance for adverse reactions. Additionally, the medication amiodarone may not react well with loratadine.

Continue Learning about Respiratory Agent

What should I do if my doctor won't give me an antibiotic?
St Francis Medical CenterSt Francis Medical Center
If your doctor won't give you an antibiotic and you don't understand why you're not getting one, ask...
More Answers
Does roflumilast interact with any other medications?
Donna Hill Howes, RNDonna Hill Howes, RN
If you are taking a strong CYP3A4 inducer, loxapine, or rifampin, roflumilast can lead to side effec...
More Answers
What are on-demand devices for oxygen therapy?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
An on-demand device gives you a small amount of oxygen when you need it, usually when you breath...
More Answers
Will allergy and sinus medications make me feel drowsy?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
Allergy and sinus medications may make you drowsy. A key ingredient in many over-the-counter formula...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.