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What's the most effective non-drowsy allergy medication?

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Dr. Richard Margolin
39 years experience in Family Medicine
Claritin (loratadine)?Zyrtec: Most of the over the counter preparations such as Claritin (loratadine) and zyrtec are thought to be the least sedating of all antihistamines. It should be noted that all antihistamines can cause some degree of fatigue but these are the least sedating.
Answered on Apr 24, 2015
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