A 29-year-old member asked:
My 5 year old son struggles badly with hay fever - especially at night time & in the mornings- he barely slept last night - what else, besides allergex, can i give in in the mornings & evening before bed?
and something that is non-drowsy during day?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Virtual consultation: A review of his allergy history, medications and possible triggers may be completed online. Avoid pollen by using a HEPA home filter unit, close windows and continue use of an antihistamine for children. Rinse nasal passages with saline and keep your home clean and dust free. He should also avoid smoke, mold and animal dander.
Allergy testing may be indicated to identify other triggers.
104 viewsAnswered Feb 05, 2020
Last updated Feb 5, 2020
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.