What drugs contain niacin?

What drugs contain niacin?

Prescription niacin is available as the brand-name drugs Niacor and Niaspan. It’s also available as a generic drug.

What is EQ loratadine?

Loratadine is an antihistamine which provides relief of seasonal allergy symptoms such as watery and itching eyes, runny nose, and sneezing. Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant which helps relieve a stuffy nose, promotes sinus draining, and improves breathing.

Can I take loratadine and vitamin C together?

Interactions between your drugs No interactions were found between loratadine and Vitamin C. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.

What are the side effects of loratadine D?

Loratadine may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away:

  • headache.
  • dry mouth.
  • nosebleed.
  • sore throat.
  • mouth sores.
  • difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep.
  • nervousness.
  • weakness.

Can I take loratadine with coffee?

Notes for Consumers: Limit caffeine intake (examples: coffee, teas, colas, chocolate and some herbal supplements) while taking Pseudoephedrine. Also avoid medicines containing additional Caffeine whenever possible. Side effects from Pseudoephedrine may get worse if you take excessive Caffeine.

Are there any side effects to taking loratadine?

Side effects are generally uncommon at recommended dosages. Generally does not cause drowsiness; however, some people may be affected so caution should be exercised before driving or operating machinery until the full effects of loratadine are known.

What kind of vitamin is nicotinic acid niacin?

Medically reviewed by Sanjai Sinha, MD Last updated on Mar 16, 2019. Niacin, also called nicotinic acid, is a B vitamin (vitamin B3). It occurs naturally in plants and animals, and is also added to many foods as a vitamin supplement.

What’s the difference between niacin and atorvastatin?

Lipitor (atorvastatin) and niacin (nicotinic acid, vitamin B3) are used to lowers cholesterol levels in the blood. Lipitor and niacin belong to different drug classes. Brand names for niacin include Niacor, Niaspan, Slo-Niacin, and Nicolar. Side effects of Lipitor and niacin that are similar include diarrhea and headache.

How does loratadine work as an antihistamine?

Loratadine binds to histamine receptors and prevents histamine from affecting that receptor, which reduces the symptoms of an allergic reaction. Loratadine belongs to the group of drugs known as antihistamines.

Side effects are generally uncommon at recommended dosages. Generally does not cause drowsiness; however, some people may be affected so caution should be exercised before driving or operating machinery until the full effects of loratadine are known.

Is it safe to take loratadine while breast feeding?

Loratadine can pass into breast milk, but is considered compatible with breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby. Some forms of loratadine may contain phenylalanine. Talk to your doctor before taking loratadine if you have phenylketonuria (PKU).

How often should you take loratadine for liver disease?

Generally does not cause drowsiness; however, some people may be affected so caution should be exercised before driving or operating machinery until the full effects of loratadine are known. The dosage of loratadine should be reduced in liver and kidney disease (to an initial dose of 5mg once a day or 10mg every second day).

What kind of drug is loratadine an antihistamine?

Loratadine belongs to the group of drugs known as antihistamines. Loratadine may also be called an H1-antihistamine, a second-generation antihistamine, or a nonsedating antihistamine. 2.