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Hay Fever

What is Loratadine?

Loratadine is a type of antihistamine which relieves the symptoms of an allergic reaction. You might know it as Clarityn which is the brand name. It's used to treat the symptoms associated with hay fever, eczema, hives and conjunctivitis. 

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Hay Fever Season: How to Cope with Rising Pollen Counts

The arrival of the summer months brings plenty of fun for many of us; barbecues, trips to the beach and drinks in the park. However, for those of us with hay fever it's a different story. The summer months are when plants release pollen into the ...

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Which Hay Fever Treatment is Right for Me?

With so many hay fever treatments available, it can be hard to make a decision about which is best. Doctors use the NICE guidelines to help them make this decision. NICE guidelines are based on research and they tell the doctor what the most suitable...

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What is the Hay Fever Treatment Injection?

You may have heard about a new, injectable treatment for hay fever called Kenalog. There has been something of a scandal surrounding it and consumers need to be aware of the details.

Let’s start with what the injection is. Typically, hay fev...

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What is the Best Hay Fever Rash Treatment?

Hay fever can bring with it a large number of symptoms. Not everyone will experience the same ones, and one of the least common symptoms is a rash. Thankfully, you can treat that rash in much the same way you would the other symptoms of hay fever.

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What Hay Fever Treatments are Available for Children?

Hay fever can be especially troublesome for children. It often affects them more severely than it would adults and they may have more trouble coping with it. It is often harder for children to ask for help when they are suffering from a medical condi...

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What Hay Fever Cough Treatment is Available?

One of the rarest hay fever symptoms is a cough, often caused by excess mucus or throat irritation. If you experience a cough alongside hay fever symptoms, it is likely the two are related. So if you think your cough is related to hay fever, then you...

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Is Hay Fever Treatment for Children Safe?

Hay fever is a condition that can cause a fair amount of discomfort for both adults and children alike. While there are many options available for adults to treat the symptoms, these medications may not be suitable for treating children.  There ...

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