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The doctor prescribed me alegra, what is that?

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Dr. David Rosenthal
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Antihistamine

It's an allergy medication.
It's spelled allegra (fexofenadine).

In brief: Antihistamine

It's an allergy medication.
It's spelled allegra (fexofenadine).
Dr. David Rosenthal
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Dr. Baljit Sivia
Internal Medicine

In brief: Antihistamine.

Allegra is second generation class of antihistamines.
In other words, it is like a non-drowsy version of Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) which belongs to first generation antihistamine class. It is typically prescribed for seasonal allergies and various other allergic symptoms.

In brief: Antihistamine.

Allegra is second generation class of antihistamines.
In other words, it is like a non-drowsy version of Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) which belongs to first generation antihistamine class. It is typically prescribed for seasonal allergies and various other allergic symptoms.
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