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can you tell me about any relief for post nasal drip from allergies for a 23 month old besides benadryl (diphenhydramine) at night?

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Dr. Sanford Archer
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Saline nose drops: Rinsing your child's nose with saline rinses and nose drops can help a lot. Prescription nasal steroid sprays can be used in children 2 and older under the advice of a physician as well.
Answered on Dec 21, 2013

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