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A 64-year-old female asked:

What non drowsy otc antihistamine can i take for itching caused by percocet for post op pain?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Several: Loratadine and fexofenadine are non-drowsy but the drowsy ones are better in controlling itching induced by histamine.
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
None: Unless you have hives no antihistamine will relieve itch except by sedation.
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Last updated Jul 17, 2018

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