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does zyrtec (cetirizine) help get rid of hives on ur face?

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Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Zyrtec (cetirizine) is a new generation antihistamine approved for the treatment of hives as well as allergies. Hives can occur anywhere on the body, especially the face.
Answered on Apr 7, 2017
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I would not: I woul dnot eat foods you are allergic to just because you are taking an antihistamine. You could still ahve a bad reaction.
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