What is Clemastine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Tavist Allergy/Sinus/Headache

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See also: Tavist Allergy/Sinus/Headache

Clemastine is an H1 agonist antihistamine. It is used in the treatment of perennial and seasonal allergic rhinitis and other allergic symptoms including urticaria.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Multiple sclerosis 2 1
Treat side effects of another treatment 2 0
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy 1 0
Mast cell activation syndrome 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Clemastine

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Clemastine

Dosage Patients
5.36 mg one time 1
10.72 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Clemastine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Expense 1
Other 1
Personal research 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Clemastine

Duration

Currently taking Clemastine

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1

Stopped taking Clemastine

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 1
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Clemastine after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Cetirizine (Zyrtec) 1

Patients stopped taking Clemastine and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Montelukast (Singulair) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Clemastine.