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Benadryl

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Claritin

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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 289,441 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 56,212 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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... Read more on Wikipedia
Loratadine (International Nonproprietary Name) is a second-generation H1 antagonist drug used to treat allergies. Structurally, it is closely related to tricyclic antidepressants such as imipramine, and distantly related to the atypical antipsychotic que... Read more on Wikipedia
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rick-i hated the benedryl-i switched to claritin and it did...
...hated the benedryl-i switched to claritin and it did the trick w/o the...
He's a tad sleepy the first day, but then fine. It works...
...tried Claritin. It works for my non ...and EXTREMELY hyper. We switched to dye free Benadryl. He's a tad sleepy the first day, but then fine. It works great ...
helps sometimes, but I don't much like the way it makes...
...I wish the Claritin worked for me... I ...I haven't tried the Zyrtec. Benadryl helps sometimes, but I don't much like the way it makes me feel. I've ...helps with allergies. My allergies a...
way. Benadryll I ve used but I don't like to as it makes me...
...you have trouble with itch watery ...allergies that way. Benadryll I ve used but I don't like to as it makes me extremely drowsy and I sleep for the rest of the day. Non drowsy claratin helps :)...
cleared me for Benedryl, Zyrtec or Claratin with no problems...
...I am taking Zyrtec per my OB. She cleared me for Benedryl, Zyrtec or Claratin with no problems...
to clarityn from benedryl but i dunno that i's any better....
...sore eyes* have recently switched to clarityn from benedryl but i dunno that i's any better....
drugstore. I am allergic to benadryl, so I use that and...
...hives relief at the drugstore. I am allergic to benadryl,...
or Claritin.. it doesn't have the drowsy side effect...
...My daughter was on Flovent, but her ...few months ago. Aerius is an allergy med, much like Benadryl or Claritin.. it doesn't have the drowsy side...
to work well for my wife, but the Benadryl makes her very...
...and Benadryl are the only allergy meds that seem to work well for my wife, but the Benadryl makes her very drowsy. Claritin does ok, but t...
did nothing, benadryl helped but it made me so tired. The...
...were awful, clarityn did nothing, benadryl helped but it made me so tired. The pharmacist recommended calamine lotion which helped but I found it was...
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