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A 48-year-old member asked:

Because of cold symptoms runny nose and post nasal drip, could i just nix the benadryl (diphenhydramine) and use caladryl for my rash?

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Dr. Philip Gasseling
Pediatrics 49 years experience
Wont help nose: probable allergy if chronic , best treated with nasal steroid spray and antihistamine , caladryl only for skin itching
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