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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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Allegra vs Benadryl

Allegra
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Benadryl
Other name: Fexofenadine Fexofenadine
Other name: Unisom Unisom
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
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2.2
Concern level
2.9
Helpfulness
for Allergies
1.8
Concern level
2.9
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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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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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Drowsy
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Depression
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Weight Loss
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Diabetes
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Weight Gain
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Wheezing
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Itchy Eyes
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Arthritis
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Withdrawal
1
High Blood Pressure
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Tingling
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Chicken Pox
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Nightmares
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Joint Pain
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Dry Mouth
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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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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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Benadryl only works because i end up sleeping all day....
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" ...than Rudolph. In for suggestions. Allegra doesn't work for me. Benadryl only works because i end up sleeping all day... "

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for me, Allegra does nothing for me, Benadryl works but...
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" I use Zyrtec, it kinda works. Claritin does nothing for me, Allegra does nothing for me, Benadryl works but also knocks me out.... "

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sane! Now I'm back on the Allegra for this eczema and I...
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" ...well. I never had allergies before either, but last year was insane! Now I'm back on the Allegra for this eczema and I take a Benadryl at night--doctor's... "

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without problems and sometimes I take Benadryl without...
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" ...in a flare. I've been taking Allegra without problems and sometimes I take Benadryl without... "

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Benedryl, Allegra did help, but I needed prescription...
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" I got severe hives 5 days after I got my flu shots this year. This is my 3rd time taking flu-shots in 4 years and never had any allergic reaction before...Again, pharmacy, doctor all denied that it... "

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anything. benadryl works but knocks me out. finally went to...
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" ...pollen get me bad. zyrtec use to work fine for me. then stopped, used allegra, didnt do anything. benadryl works but knocks me out. finally went to ...everything. easily worth it since allegra and... "

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Allegra, but it does make one a bit drowsy. Are you go...
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" ...one was the worst. I remember feeling wheezy after they did it too. Benadryl helped more than my Allegra, but it does make one a bit drowsy. Are you going to ...about living down here, my... "

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Glad I found the benadryl, it works much better. Thanks No...
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" I tried Allegra, didn't work. Glad I found the benadryl, it works much better. Thanks No Rose, I... "

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without a problem. Allegra was effective as well. I also...
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" I use Reactin. I've used Claritin without a problem. Allegra was effective as well. I also ...all this stuff for me). Benadryl is wonderful,... "

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Good old Dimetapp (or Benedryl only at night) keep me sane
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" ...Medications like Claritin, Zyrtec and Allegra do not work well for me at all. Good old Dimetapp (or Benedryl only at night) keep me... "

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