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Side effects of keppra and loratadine - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   I take 250 mg of Keppra twice daily for seizures. I just took 10 mg of Loratadine - aka Claritin. Will this have any serious side effects?
Doctor :   sure we will assist you
Doctor :   your age and occupation
User :   23 / project manager
Doctor :   since when your having seizures? what is the cause?
User :   They started in 2005. Cause is unknown. My last one was one year ago.
User :   But my question is it ok to safely take Claritin on my current medication....
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   there are many side effects
Doctor :   but i will name you a few
User :   you are 100% no help. thank you.
Doctor :   Gastro intestinal side effects like vomiting and loose motions
Doctor :   headache
Doctor :   drowsiness
Doctor :   vision problems
Doctor :   Tremors , heart problems etc
Doctor :   r u there ?
Doctor :   there are no known drug interactions noted between the two drugs
Doctor :   no problem u can use claritin
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
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