Allergies

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Allergy is a hypersensitivity of the immune system. Allergic reactions occur when a person's immune system reacts to normally harmles...
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Benadryl 65,570 Zyrtec 26,383 Claritin 23,267
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Alavert
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Benadryl
Other name: Claritin (Claritin)
Other name: Unisom (Unisom)
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3.5
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Allergies
Itching
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Seasonal Allergies
Hives*
Common Cold
Runny Nose
Congestion
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Allergies
Itching
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Insomnia
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Anxiety*
Nausea
Cough
Headaches*
Vomiting
Withdrawal*
Not Sleeping*
Common Cold
Sneezing
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Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Prior to 2007, Benadryl was marketed by Pfizer. Benadryl was invented by George Rieveschl and first made publicl...
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Ala
Drowsy
10
Sleepy
4
Watery Eyes
2
Itchy Eyes
1
Wheezing
1
Sedation
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Palpitations
1
Weight Gain
1
Depression
1
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Addiction
2
Tingling
1
Wheezing
1
Chicken Pox
1
Paranoia
1
Nightmares
1
Contractions
1
Joint Pain
1
Diabetes
1
Dry Mouth
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Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Prior to 2007, Benadryl was marketed by Pfizer. Benadryl was invented by George Rieveschl and first made publicl...
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she took a Benadryl before going in to surgery and it helped...
" ...Alavert the other day and it made me feel really good, very ...with anxiety. Interesting. I wonder why this happens? My friend said she took a Benadryl before going in to surgery and it helpe... "

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works really well for me. There's really no helping it....
" ...find that Alavert works really well for me. There's really no helping it. Every year, ...buy some Alavery and Benedryl, and rid... "

medicine for colds. Benadryl will make you too out of it...
" ...colds. Benadryl will make you ...reccomend Alavert (or a generic store brand). It melts under your tongue, starts working in 10 minutes and works for 24 hours without side ... "

medicine for colds. Benadryl will make you too out of it...
" ...colds. Benadryl will make you ...I reccomend Alavert (or a generic store brand). It melts under your tongue, starts working in 10 minutes and works for 24 hours without side effect... "

take benedryl ... works great for me, just have to drink a...
" I take benedryl ... works great for me, ...away I have also taken Alavert and found it to be effective. I have not yet ...Rx for allergies since the Benedryl has been working fine. This... "

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they start the infusuion. So far so good with it keeping...
" ...also had reactions during the infusuion (asthma attack) so now I premedicate with prednisone and alavert and get benadryl via IV before they start the infusuion. So far so good with it keeping my... "

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will make you sleepy. It was hard for me to walk after...
" Benadryl will make you sleepy. It was hard for me to wa... "

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sometimes I have to take a Benedryl Allergy tab at night to...
" ...allergies until this year . . . For now, Alavert works for me. Supposed to last 24 hours but sometimes I have to take a Benedryl Allergy tab at night to keep from draining. My... "

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Alavert and Benadryl did not work for me. I have tried...
" ...am currently taking Vyvanse for ADHD ...I am also taking Zyrtec (for allergies). Unfortunately, Alavert and Benadryl did not work for me. I have tried ...nothing is working (most recently L... "

too strong for him. Benadryl works well for most children...
" Poor little guy! Have you tried Benadryl? Alavert is an adult medicine and maybe it's too strong for him. Benadryl works well for most children... "

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