A 37-year-old female asked:
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I've got eye allergies for a week now which have been making me rub my eyes like crazy. so got an over the counter anti histamine eye drop and also i took claritin on days when it was really bad. my inner eyes get very itchy. how long can i continue?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
You should: deal with the offending ALLERGEN ..for example do you own a PET??? (Particularly small animals) See a Board Certified ALLERGIST for some TESTING Hope this helps! Dr Z
Answered on Feb 14, 2016

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Dr. Omobola Oji
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Probably no: You need an eye drop with antihistamine properties first. I suggest you see your primary care doctor who will be able to give you a stronger one.

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