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Dr. Joram Seggev
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It depends: Strictly for allergy you have the antihistamines that are divided into sedating and non-sedating. The sedating are a heterogeneous group, the commones ... Read More

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
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3 major ones: Non-sedating are loratidine (claritin), fexofendadine (allegra) and cetirizine (zyrtec). Diphenhydramine is very effective as well but is sedating.
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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Easy answer?: The easy answer would be not to take it, cure your allergy, or pass your allergy on to someone else- none of those options seem good, huh? Well, how ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Uncommon: Could also be something in the additives or coloring of the pill. Have you tried other antihistamines and had the same reaction. If so, then it might ... Read More
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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
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Allergy drug: Allergy drugs, as in antihistamines, do not cause problems with the genitalia.
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Dr. Suresh Anand
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Claritin (loratadine) vs Hismanal: Astemizole (hismanal) was a popular, non sedating, once a day antihistamine for allergy symptoms like runny, itchy nose, itchy eyes, sneezing etc. In ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
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Combine astemizole: Generally you don't need to but occasionally you can safely combine them for flareups.
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Dr. Randall Wong
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Depends: Astemizole is not available in the U.S. The other two are now over the counter medications for seasonal allergies. Consult your doc if you think ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dareen Siri faaaai facaai fisaai
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OTC Allergy Medicine: Otc meds include oral anti-histamines which are longer acting and cause less tiredness, such as claritin/alavert, zyrtec, and allegra. Their generic c ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
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Many: I prefer allegra, (fexofenadine) it is non drowsy and once a day. There is also zyrtec that you should take in the evening as it makes some people tir ... Read More

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