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 64,449 Zyrtec 25,897 Claritin 22,831
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Allegra
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Singulair
Other name: Fexofenadine (Fexofenadine)
Other name: Montelukast (Montelukast)
3.5
4.0
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Hives*
Seasonal Allergies
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Asthma
Allergies
Seasonal Allergies
Inflammation
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Fexofenadine (trade names Allegra, Telfast, Fastofen, Tilfur, Vifas, Telfexo, Allerfexo) is an Histamine antagonist medication used in the treatment of hayfever and similar allergy symptoms. It was developed as a...
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Montelukast (trade names Singulair and Montelo-10) is a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) used for the maintenance treatment of asthma and to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergy. It is usually administered orally. Montelukast is a Cyst...
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Top Concerns
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Drowsy
6
Sinus Infections
5
Sleepy
3
Weight Loss
3
Depression
3
Diabetes
2
Weight Gain
2
Sedation
2
Wheezing
1
Itchy Eyes
1
Top Concerns
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Depression
8
Itching
5
Sinus Infections
5
Weight Gain
5
Hives
5
Mood Swings
4
Nightmares
3
Eczema
3
Pneumonia
3
Vomiting
3
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About Allegra
Fexofenadine (trade names Allegra, Telfast, Fastofen, Tilfur, Vifas, Telfexo, Allerfexo) is an Histamine antagonist medication used in the treatment of hayfever and similar allergy symptoms. It was developed as a...
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Allegra
About Singulair
Montelukast (trade names Singulair and Montelo-10) is a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) used for the maintenance treatment of asthma and to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergy. It is usually administered orally. Montelukast is a Cyst...
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nightmares with it. But for me, the allegra worked....
" ...groggy and had horrible nightmares with it. But for me, the allegra worked. (I ...had severe allergies) I've read of others having great success with sigulair, zyrtex, allegra, hydroxyzine,... "

for a trial. Using Allegra, Nasonex and Singulair together...
" ...on Singulair (formerly just an asthma drug) I noticed a large improvement in my congestion. Doc ...trial. Using Allegra, Nasonex and Singulair together has provided substantial relief and allow... "

Was taking Allegra for 5 yrs with no problem but on advice...
" Singulair Pollen, medication Was taking Allegra for 5 yrs with no problem but on advice from my Dr. switched to Singulair for about 10 months ...getting to sleep. Stopped taking Singulair for a cou... "

kids are taking Allegra now, it works better for them than...
" ...taking Allegra now, it works better for ...(other than Singulair which caused dd to hallucinate s... "

and Singulair generally work well for my DD. She takes...
" Allegra works wonders for me, along with Nasonex. Nasonex and Singulair generally work well for my DD. She takes Zyrtec when she needs more.... "

have worked really well for DD. And so have having her...
" ...both Flovent and Singulair when she was 2 and 3. Singulair gave her nightmares to the ...better. Nasonex and Allegra have worked really well for DD. And so have having her adenoids removed, ... "

this spring. I was on it years ago and it really helped...
" ...seem to help him much. He is on Singulair now and I think we are seeing some help this time. I ...his doctor about Allegra this spring. I was on it years ago and it really helped my seasonal all... "

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singulair, but he does very well on allegra. Also he uses...
" My 9 year olds tics increase with claritin or singulair, but he does very well on allegra. Also he uses the nasal wash pediatric saline washes up his nose and he says that gives... "

Allegra didn't work as well for my PND. Bendryl actually...
" ...I also noticed that the Allegra didn't work as well for my PND. Bendryl actually worked better ...that.. but so far the Singulair is working wonders for that as well as well as my Shortness of B... "

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I usually take Allegra which works pretty well and better...
" ...take Allegra which works pretty well and better than Claritin for me. Never tried Singulair. But it's such a hassle to take daily, I've been considering getting allergy shots. Are shots that mu... "

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