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3.5 years old kid weighing 16kgs given anti allergy aerius 5ml accidentaly instead of 2.5ml once. Please advise.
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
My allergies keep me up at night. What aid do you recommand? I am familiar with things like Aerius but not with things like Ambien (zolpidem)..
Avoid sedatives: Focus on treating allergies. Try over the counter antihistamine like Claritin, Allegra or Zyrtec. Nasacort ,which is once daily nasal spray is also now available over the counter. Please avoid Ambien (zolpidem) or any other sedative at your age. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Using nasonex (mometasone) aerius singulair and advair still having post nasal drip from allergies . This can trigger my asthma. Suggestions?
Drippy nose: Try using azelestin twice daily to dry your nose . ...Read more
Every spring I have allergia.And have got runy nose and tears alot.I allways use aerius and nasal spreys.How can I get rid of this?
See Allergist: You can treat the symptoms with over the counter medication and prescription medications. But the only way to cure allergies is to get skin testing by an allergist and then do allergy shot treatment -- typically weekly and then spaced out over time to once a month for 3 -5 years. ...Read more
No need: Depending on the specific formula of Nyquil, if it contains doxylamine, it already has an antihistamine. Aerius (generic name - desloratidine), brand name Clarinex (desloratadine) in the USA, is an antihistamine as well. You will suffer no real side effects if you take both, but it is unnecessary. ...Read more
What happens if I take an aerius 5 mg tabletdo I have to take a Zantac (ranitidine) 150 mg one (hours later)?
Aerius=desloratadine: I suspect that you're not in the states b/c aerius (http://www.Drugs.Com/uk/aerius.Html) is not a brand of Desloratadine sold here. There's not likely to be an issue combining Desloratadine (antihistamine) w/cold medication (decongestant) unless you're an older male w/enlarged prostate. However, b/c you didn't mention specific name, i can't check 4 u. Instead, use drugs.Com's interactions checker. ...Read more