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ClarinexD24hour generic names desloratadine and pseudoephedrine is used to treat symptoms of allergies as well as the common cold. Desloratadine is an antihistamine that reduces the chemical histamine in the body while Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that shrinks blood vessels in the nasal passages. Histamine in the body causes sneezing, itching, watery eyes and runny nose while dilated blood vessels can cause a stuffy nose.
It is suggested that you not drink alcohol while using the drug as the side effects may be greatly increased.
At this time the medical community defines moderate consumption of alcohol as no more than two drinks per day and no more than 14 drinks per week. Anything more than that is considered an unhealthy dependency on alcohol that may have adverse social, family and health consequences.
If a person drinks only once or twice a week but drinks on the same days each week and more than two drinks this is considered as an alcohol dependency.
If a person binge drinks at any time during the week this is also considered as alcoholism.
Some consider alcoholism as a disease while others consider it an addiction which is the result of personal choice and character fault. This school of thought blames the alcoholism on life style choices.
Personally I consider alcoholism a genetic tendency as I have seen families of alcoholics even when they live far apart. These unfortunate people are probably dependent on alcohol from the first drink.
When alcohol interacts with prescription over the counter drugs it usually results in negative health effects most especially liver damage as the main organ affected.
The drug is meant for use by adults and children over 12 years old and may be used for other purposes.
Before using ClarinexD24hour advise your physician if you are presently using an MAO inhibitor, have kidney disease, diabetes, glaucoma, heart disease, high blood pressure, thyroid disorder, enlarged prostate or problems with urination.
Less serious side effects of ClarinexD24hour and alcohol are dry mouth, nausea, stomach pain, constipation, loss of appetite, stomach upset, warmth, redness or tingling feeling in skin, sleep problems, feeling restless or excited, skin rash, itching, dizziness, drowsiness or memory or concentration problems. If these occur call your physician for advice.
Serious side effects of ClarinexD24hour are fast, pounding or uneven heartbeat, confusion, hallucinations, strange thoughts or actions, severe dizziness, anxiety, restless, nervous, dangerous high blood pressure, severe headache, blurred vision, buzzing in the ears, chest pain, short of breath, uneven heartbeats, seizure, brusing or bleeding, weakness, fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms or changes in urination. If these occur get emergency medical help.
This site serves as an information source only and does not dispense medical advice or any other kind of advice. If you are seeking medical advice you are advised to consult your own physician.
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