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With each new food your baby tries, you’ll want to be on the lookout for allergic reactions. There are more than 160 allergenic foods, but these...
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Both of those products contain antihistamines, which treat allergy symptoms. Claritin Liquid Gels should last for 24 hours. So if you are finding you...
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First, steroid nasal sprays, if used properly, will not weaken your son's immune system. They are very safe and effective medications for treating...
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I would not recommend using products that contain phenylephrine, which is found in Sudafed PE, if you have high blood pressure. It can raise your...
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You should not use Sudafed if you are taking Allegra-D. They both contain decongestants and you will likely experience more severe side effects from...
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It is safe to take DayQuil with loratadine. NyQuil contains an antihistamine and loratadine is an antihistamine. So taking those two together would...
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Over-the-counter antihistamines are safe to take if you use Lexapro. But I suggest you use one that does not cause drowsiness. Antihistamines can...
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There are several options available over the counter to treat allergy symptoms for a 10-year-old. Loratadine and cetirizine are the two newest OTC...
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I would not recommend she take Sudafed PE with Adderall. These two medications can be too stimulating in combination. Sudafed PE is for congestion...
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If you have a true allergy to sulfa medications then Lasix may not be for you. It does contain sulfa product. If you have difficulty breathing, or...
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Some recent studies have shown that when you give allergy shots (immunotherapy) to children with allergies, not only do their allergy symptoms...
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...For people with allergic asthma, allergy shots (immunotherapy) can be effective at reducing allergic triggers to asthma. An allergist would...
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Allergic disease in general tends to run in families. If you are concerned about possible food allergy, complete a food journal writing down all your...
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The best treatment for chemical allergies is to identify and avoid the chemical that may have caused the allergic reaction. If you inadvertently...
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If your doctor suspects a chemical allergy, a skin patch test may be useful for identifying the most likely substances that are causing you to have...
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