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Hay Fever Topic Guide

Hay Fever Hay Fever: Most likely you or someone you know has allergies, often referred to as hay fever. The telltale itchy, puffy, watery eyes and red, stuffy nose signal changes in the seasons in homes and workplaces.

Hay Fever Topic Guide - Visuals

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Hay Fever Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

desloratadine Desloratadine

Desloratadine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itchin...learn more »

cetirizine and pseudoephedrine Cetirizine And Pseudoephedrine

Cetirizine is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, an...learn more »

fluticasone nasal Fluticasone Nasal

Fluticasone is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

flunisolide nasal Flunisolide Nasal

Flunisolide is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

beclomethasone nasal Beclomethasone Nasal

Beclomethasone is a steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

triamcinolone (nasal) Triamcinolone (nasal)

Triamcinolone is a steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

azelastine nasal Azelastine Nasal

Azelastine nasal (for the nose) is an antihistamine that treats sneezing, runny or stuffy nose, itching, and other nasal symptoms of allergies, in adults and...learn more »

fexofenadine Fexofenadine

Fexofenadine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, wa...learn more »

cetirizine Cetirizine

Cetirizine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, wate...learn more »

budesonide nasal Budesonide Nasal

Budesonide is a steroid that reduces inflammation in the body...learn more »

hydroxyzine Hydroxyzine

Hydroxyzine reduces activity in the central nervous system. It also acts as an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the b...learn more »

promethazine (injection) Promethazine (injection)

Promethazine is in a group of drugs called phenothiazines (FEEN-oh-THYE-a-zeens). It works by changing the actions of chemicals in your brain.

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promethazine (rectal) Promethazine (rectal)

Promethazine is in a group of drugs called phenothiazines (FEEN-oh-THYE-a-zeens). It works by changing the actions of chemicals in your brain. Promethazine...learn more »

promethazine (oral) Promethazine (oral)

Promethazine is in a group of drugs called phenothiazines (FEEN-oh-THYE-a-zeens). It works by changing the actions of chemicals in your brain. Promethazine...learn more »

clemastine Clemastine

Clemastine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, wate...learn more »

cromolyn sodium (ophthalmic) Cromolyn Sodium (ophthalmic)

Cromolyn sodium works by preventing the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

diphenhydramine Diphenhydramine

Diphenhydramine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching,...learn more »