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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Duane Gels
37 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Technically yes: Fluticasone proprionate just as likely. Hope it works on the openings of the eustachian tubes back of throat. But might find nasal or oral decongestan ... Read More

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
20 years experience Internal Medicine
It should: Also try saline nasal rinses they help tremendously.
Dr. Corey Clay
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: Some prescription steroid sprays are stronger than otc Flonase. Discuss with the physician. Also, if severe, oral steroids would work better. Sometim ... Read More
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Dr. Natalie Sieb
14 years experience Family Medicine
Can try: You can most certainly try! Flonase (fluticasone propionate nasal) was a prescription only medication for many years and was used very successfully by ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Specialist: You need the help of a specialist in allergy. They can determine what you are allegic to and help remove the reaction.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Switch drug: Consider fexofenadine which is unlikely to cause drowsiness in place of Zyrtec- whether you need an antihistamine or not is another issue. You my con ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Green
45 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
No: Flonase is still a prescription. However Nasacort (triamcinolone) AQ is a similar medicine that is available OTC.
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A female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Several choices.: It depends on your insurance coverage, your cost, and pharmacy availability. An antihistamine will help. Also decrease allergens and respiratory tra ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. John McMahan
48 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Allergy Issues: Clean up your environment . Bedding encasements, certified hepa vacuums, close windows, pets banned from bedroom, use non-dusty cat litter, never swee ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Keep using it: In the right way, directed backwards and outwards towards your ear away from the midline to avoid the nasal septum and to spray the nasal cavity well ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mazen Kherallah
34 years experience Infectious Disease
See a physician: Non of the other OTC medications will help you as you already tried almost all available OTC medications. You may need to be checked and if your diagn ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Urticaria: You should. Either PCP, dermatologist or allergist might help. Another variable to look at is food allergy testing. Diet has 80 percent to do with y ... Read More

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