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dry cough for 6 weeks. not constant, but now and then. history of allergies, but allergy meds not relieving cough. chest x-ray normal. taking meds (allegra, zyrtec, and zantac) for allergies (including hives). meds control the allergies and hives, but not

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Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Nasal Steroid: Speak to your PCP about adding a nasal steroid to your regimen such as Flonase or nasonex (mometasone). Sometimes the pills dont control symptoms enough alone.
Answered on Feb 18, 2015
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