While both Claritin and Zyrtec have relatively few side effects, some individuals may have a reaction to the drugs—usually a mild side effect that will not require contacting a doctor. For those taking other medication, including other allergy relief drugs, speaking to a doctor before taking Claritin or Zyrtec, too, is advisable.
Claritin is available in solid tablets, liquid syrup, and quick-dissolving tablets. Likewise, Zyrtec is available in both non-chewable and chewable forms, as well as in liquid syrup.
Serious side effects are rare for both Claritin and Zyrtec, but they can happen. In the event of experiencing one of the side effects below, patients are advised to contact their doctor immediately.
Zyrtec's serious side effects may include a fast and heavy or irregular , extreme restlessness, uncontrollable shaking, sleep problems like insomnia, urinary retention, vision problems, and confusion.
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