A 35-year-old male asked:
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can i take both flonase and zyrtec (cetirizine) at the same time to treat allergies? would there be other side effects, particularly heart related?

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Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: It is quite common to use flonase and zyrtec (cetirizine) together for treatment of seasonal allergies. There is noincreased risk from using both together, theya re a different class of medication.
Answered on Mar 28, 2020
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Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
COMBO THERAPY : Allergic rhinitis usually requires anti histamine and topical nasal steroid. Better control of allergies will improve asthma control. Also a gluten free diet wholeapproach.com. Gut bliss.com
Answered on Feb 16, 2020

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