A 27-year-old female asked:
When i give my child allergy meds, his eyes have a yellow discharge and get swollen, is this normal?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
No: This is an atypical response. The point of allergy medications is to provide relief. In your child's case, they appear to be making things worse. Your doctor needs to explore why and to consider other therapies.
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Last updated Nov 10, 2014
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