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Can antihistamines dry out your skin?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
5 doctors agree

In brief: not likely

Antihistamines can dry up a runny nose and older antihistamines can lead to unwanted side effects of dry eyes and dry mouth.
Topical antihistamines should not be used. Oral antihistamines should not dry out the skin.

In brief: not likely

Antihistamines can dry up a runny nose and older antihistamines can lead to unwanted side effects of dry eyes and dry mouth.
Topical antihistamines should not be used. Oral antihistamines should not dry out the skin.
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