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DS hayfever treatments

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Mrchubster Fri 08-May-15 17:38:38

DS' (10) symptoms are confined to heavy congestion and bunged up nose.

He has been on a prescribed nasal spray for about a month but it doesn't seem to be making much difference. Always worse at night and is massively disturbing his sleep so the poor boy is exhausted.

I am due to see GP again next week but in meantime would there be any harm in giving him Piriton or similar??

Mrchubster Fri 08-May-15 20:25:49

Bump

DuckChowMein Fri 08-May-15 22:51:48

Piriton is fine to use for hayfever. You can also get loratadine over the counter which is what ds is always prescribed.

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