A 34-year-old female asked:
13 month old with flu like symptoms. scratches nose vigorously. can i give him aller guard? (allergy nasal spray). it contains 2% ectoin, sea salt and water.
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Allergy: Ectoine is a compound that does stabilize the cell membrane. In this case the histamine cells of the nose. Should not be problem.
97 viewsReviewed Mar 04, 2020
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Combination: It is often helpful to use a combination of avoiding triggers such as dust, mold and pollen. Avoid smoke, use nasal saline rinses and consider allergy testing to better define allergic triggers.
96 viewsAnswered Mar 04, 2020
Last updated Mar 4, 2020
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