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How to get rid of swelling around eye from itching allergies?

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Dr. Gerry Tolbert
Family Medicine
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In brief: Antihistamines

Over the counter medicines like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will help some, but you may get more relief from anti inflammatory or anti histamine eye drops.
Ask a local pharmacist to suggest some that may help (something like ketotifen).

In brief: Antihistamines

Over the counter medicines like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will help some, but you may get more relief from anti inflammatory or anti histamine eye drops.
Ask a local pharmacist to suggest some that may help (something like ketotifen).
Dr. Gerry Tolbert
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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Depends on severity

May need cool compresses, avoid irritants, antihistamines, steroids, etc.

In brief: Depends on severity

May need cool compresses, avoid irritants, antihistamines, steroids, etc.
Dr. Robert Chang
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Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics

In brief: Allergy meds

You need to take your allergy medicine daily to stop you from rubbing your eyes from itching .
You may apply cool compress to soothe the eye and distract you from itching sensation. You many need allergy eye drops. Please see your doctor.

In brief: Allergy meds

You need to take your allergy medicine daily to stop you from rubbing your eyes from itching .
You may apply cool compress to soothe the eye and distract you from itching sensation. You many need allergy eye drops. Please see your doctor.
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Dr. Charlene Sojico
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