Clarinex is mostly used to relieve a high fever and allergy symptoms like sneezing, red and itchy eyes. Clarinex is also used in the treatment of hives. It is in a class of medicines known as antihistamines and it normally works by blocking histamines which are a substance in the body that causes some allergic reactions or symptoms.
Clarinex drug is used to treat symptoms of allergies like sneezing and watery eyes. This medication can be in use in treating other sickness conditions if directed by the doctor.
If you are allergic to loratadine (Claritin), you should not use Clarinex drug or medication. Share a list of medicines that you are using to your doctor so that you can be safe to have the dosage. This drug is not to be in use for children under the age of 2 years without doctors’ advice.
Do not use Clarinex if you are taking fluoxetine or cimetidine. While using Clarinex, side effects may occur. Be sure to follow your doctor's instructions.