Friday, April 18, 2014

Medications

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Medication you use depends on the type of allergy. Chronic allergies require daily doses. Steroids (Nasal corticosteroids) are effective in preventing allergy attacks. Antihistamines like Claritin and Benadryl helps with sneezing and itching. Allergy shots (immunotherapy) are prescribed for more severe allergies.

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A new option for managing your nasal allergies on your own -- Nasacort AQ -- is going to hit the market in the spring of 2014. You'll be able to buy this nasal steroid spray over the counter, that is without a doctor's prescription, much as you can the oral antihistamines such as Claritin, Allegra and Zyrtec.   In recent years, there has…

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Kathi MacNaughton, Health Pro, answered Can You Take Claritin And Dimetapp… The physician will always have the final word on mixing any types of…

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James Thompson, MD, Health Pro, posted Allergic Rhinitis: Weathering the… Seasonal allergic nasal problems have soared this year as a result of high…

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Kathi MacNaughton, Health Pro, posted New Allergy Medicine Available for… Having trouble finding an allergy medicine that works well for you? If so, I…

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