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Allergy Medicine vs. Sudafed for Congestion

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By Liliana Samples
August 26, 2014
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Sudafed Hallucinations
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By Thomas
April 6, 2014
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By Paul
January 6, 2014
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Made me sick all night
The extended release sudafeds don't work for me and makes me sick too, the regular sudafed work fine though. Maybe you're the same.
Samantha  |  March 5, 2014
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By Middle Ear
October 12, 2013
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Sudafed middle ear fluid retension and swollen lymph node
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What patients are saying about Allergy Medicine + Sudafed + Congestion

6 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
didn't give anything about allergy medicine either. As far...
...didn't give anything about allergy medicine either. As ...is what my doc says. I take the sudafed and it does help wit...
I didn't ever have to take sudafed, I just tripled up on my...
...recovered from my sinus problems. I didn't ever have to take sudafed, I just tripled up on my allergy medicine and thankfully...
whenever my parents take sudafed, they get drowsy. I...
...whenever my parents take sudafed, they get drowsy. I just feel normal without the congestion. And Claritin is awesome for me. I used to take Benadryls allergy medicine, but I would get...
have been taking Sudafed for months. It is a much cheaper...
I have been taking Sudafed for months. It is a much cheaper allergy medicine, helps headaches and gives me some energy. While taking ...Lots of allergy medications have sudafed in them and people...
I'm already taking allergy medicine (Flonase and Zyrtec)....
Master 1239 Knightdale/RaleighSubject: Ideas besides Sudafed? I had a bad experience with a jacked up HR while on Sudafed so I quit taking it, ...and I'm already taking allergy medicine (Flonase...
since they started putting Sudafed behind the counter in...
...rec - I take this every day. It's the only OTC allergy medicine that really works well for me. Another good one is Benadryl/Sudafed combo - Wal-Mart ...since they started putting Sudafed beh...
pressure, and cannot take a lot of sudafed because it gives...
...and cannot take a lot of sudafed because it ...ent has recently switched my allergy medicine to patanase antihistamine nasal spray because my regular allergy medicine just wasn't helping, and s...
I was ready to get out of my first trimester. It helps...
...sudafed since I was ready to get out of my first trimester. It helps ...have been on allergy medicine all my life. I know it's where it is warming up and everything is starting to bloom. Can ...
no problem bringing over lots of cold medicine (Sudafed and...
...no problem bringing over lots of cold medicine (Sudafed and others) and allergy medicine. If your frien...
to the allergy medicine). I take sudafed when I need it for...
...itchy welts whenever I do ANYTHING. Walking up stairs can cause it. I take Zyrtec daily and it helps somewhat. It's way ...out of being allergic to the allergy medicine). I take sudafed when I n...
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