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Clarinex Medication- Uses & Side Effects

Clarinex is an antihistamine. It prevent sneezing, runny nose, itching and watering of the eyes, and other allergic symptoms. It works against the naturally occurring chemical histamine in the body. It constricts blood vessels by decreasing blood flow, it decreases congestion.

Clarinex Dosage

  • For adults and children 12 and older, the usual starting dose is 5 milligrams once a day.
  • If you have kidney or liver disease, then the usual starting dose is 5 milligrams every other day.

Uses of Clarinex

  • Clarinex is used to treat the symptoms of allergies.
  • It may also be used to treats other medical conditions those are listed in this medication guide.

Side Effects of Clarinex

Before taken Clarinex medicine, you should discuss the side effects with your doctor. If any develop or change in intensity, then you should inform your doctor as soon as possible. Because only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking Clarinex. Side effects may include:

  • Dry mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Sleepiness
  • Sore throat

Warnings and precautions before taking Clarinex:

  • Before taking desloratadine, you should tell your doctor if you are allergic to it or if you have any other allergies.
  • If you have kidney disease, liver disease, then you should tell your doctor.
  • You should be used Desloratadine only when clearly needed during pregnancy.

Drug Interaction :-There are no known interactions between Clarinex and other medications. You should tell your doctor before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines, such as vitamins, minerals, and herbal products, during treatment with Clarinex. Because it could be increased, decreased, or altered the effects of medicines.


After taken Clarinex if you feel that overdose is suspected, then you should contact with your doctor immediately. Because it may lead to another serious effect. Symptoms of a Clarinex overdose include

  • Rapid heartbeat
  • Sleepiness

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