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Old 09-06-2004, 06:19 AM   #1
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Post Claritin D...Addictive???

is Claritin D addictive??? i have had rebound congestion from nasal spray addiction for 2 1/2 weks, and claritin D seems to relieve me all day! ....But, is it the psudophedrine that im getting addicted to? Please post back!


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Old 09-06-2004, 10:40 AM   #2
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Re: Claritin D...Addictive???

Hi Ashley, I won't say Claritin D is addictive though... But the nasal spray congestant could be addictive to some. And it's not advisable to use the nasal kind for too long in a period. Continue to take the Claritin D since it's working for you and not causing any side effects. I think it's safe to take the oral type for a longer period than the nasal spray type as long as you are on follow up with a doctor. I have taken the antihistamine + decongestant med for many months, though it doesn't work for me... still finding a suitable med.

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