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Is it ok to take anti-histamine tablet every day that my allergies attack?

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Dr. Lee Perry
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

In general, it is safe to take an antihistamine on a daily basis for treatment of seasonal allergies.

In brief: Yes

In general, it is safe to take an antihistamine on a daily basis for treatment of seasonal allergies.
Dr. Lee Perry
Dr. Lee Perry
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Dr. Stanley Weiss
Internal Medicine - Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Each person differs

The age of a person, severity of symptoms, ability to alter exposures and environment are important considerations.
Most antihistamines have at least some sedating ("sleepiness") properties. Interference with alertness can be especially dangerous when doing tasks that require full alertness - at work or driving. They can also interfere with school. Consult a doc to discuss the best approach for u.

In brief: Each person differs

The age of a person, severity of symptoms, ability to alter exposures and environment are important considerations.
Most antihistamines have at least some sedating ("sleepiness") properties. Interference with alertness can be especially dangerous when doing tasks that require full alertness - at work or driving. They can also interfere with school. Consult a doc to discuss the best approach for u.
Dr. Stanley Weiss
Dr. Stanley Weiss
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