Reviewing Safety Concerns With Clarinex-D
Drug Interactions With Clarinex-DThere are several medications that may potentially interact with Clarinex-D (see Clarinex-D Drug Interactions).
What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider before taking Clarinex-D if you have:
- Kidney disease
- Liver disease
- Urinary blockage or difficulty urinating
- Enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH)
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- Coronary heart disease
- Overactive thyroid.
Let your healthcare provider know if you:
- Are pregnant or are thinking about becoming pregnant
- Are breastfeeding
- Have any allergies, including allergies to Clarinex-D, Clarinex, Sudafed, Claritin®, or adrenergic medicines.
Also, tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
Finally, make sure to contact your healthcare provider or 911 immediately if you experience any difficulty breathing or swallowing.
(Click Clarinex-D Precautions and Warnings to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
What If I Take an Overdose?If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek medical attention immediately. Symptoms of a Clarinex-D overdose may include:
- Excessive sleepiness
- Increased heart rate.