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Eye Allergies (cont.)

Eye Allergy Treatment

Numerous over-the-counter medications, such as allergy eyedrops, oral antihistamines, and nasal corticosteroids can be used as directed for ocular allergies. Some commonly used options are as follows:

In addition, many prescription medications are also available to help reduce allergies.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/27/2015

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