These medicines work well to relieve symptoms of different types of allergies, including seasonal (hay fever), indoor, and food allergies. To treat nasal congestion, your doctor may recommend a decongestant.
Some medicines combine an antihistamine and decongestant.
'Foricot 100' = inhaler combination of budesonide 100 mcg Formoterol Fumarate 6 mcg FF is a corticosteroid I think, and B is a long acting beta2-adore ethic agonist Try explaining those when you don't speak the local language!
Topical antihistamine creams, present in many forms of over-the-counter anti-itch creams, should not be used for the treatment of hives or other skin allergies.Placing topical antihistamines on the skin, such as Benadryl cream, can cause contact dermatitis due to the antihistamine.Sometimes you may also get an itchy rash on your skin, called hives.Antihistamines reduce or block histamines, so they stop allergy symptoms.Older antihistamines, such as diphenhydramine (Benadryl), chlorpheniramine (Chlor-Trimeton), and hydroxyzine (Atarax), also work well but have many side effects.
Oral antihistamines work well when taken as-needed, meaning that allergy symptoms improve within an hour or two of taking the medication.The tablets are suitable for adults and children aged six years and over, while the oral solution can be given to children from two years of age and adults.Xyzal tablets and solution both contain the active ingredient levocetirizine dihydrochloride, which is a type of medicine called a non-sedating antihistamine.Antihistamines are commonly used for the treatment of various allergic diseases, and can be taken in oral, nasal spray, eye drop, and injected forms.Antihistamines for Hay Fever (Allergic Rhinitis)Newer oral antihistamines, such as Xyzal (levocetirizine), Zyrtec (cetirizine), Allegra (fexofenadine), Clarinex (desloratadine) and Clarinex (loratadine), are very effective therapies for the treatment of hay fever.Antihistamines for Hives (Urticaria)Oral antihistamines are the main treatment for hives.