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how to tell if it's just allergies or a cold?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Body aches: With a cold, you have more systemic symptoms and you feel ill with feverishness and body aches. With allergies, you throat is sore but usually does not progress to a systemic illness.

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Does hydroxy-zine pam 25mg help with headaches? Or is it just for allergies?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Hydroxyzine: Is an antihistamine that is sedating, it can help you sleep and it treats allergies, doubtful it will help your headaches.
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A 20-year-old female asked:

Am I sick or is this just allergies?

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Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Be more specific: We are not mind-readers and thus you will need to tell us what bothers you before we can even attempt to answer your question.

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