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What is Benadryl Allergy Relief
Benadryl Allergy Relief is a fast-acting tablet containing acrivastine which begins to relieve symptoms in15 minutes. It works well for sufferers of hay fever, pet allergies, skin irritation, and dust allergies.
How effective is Benadryl Allergy Relief?
Each capsule dose of Benadryl Allergy Relief contains 8 mg of Acrivastine as the active ingredient. Acrivastine a powerful antihistamine known for its effective treatment of hayfever and various other allergies. Due to its ability to quickly relieve the symptoms of hayfever and other allergies, ridding the user of irritating hayfever and allergy symptoms like sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes and hives.
Can I buy online?
You are very welcome to book an appointment with a health expert at Click Pharmacy to discuss how best to use this product. Benadryl Allergy Relief does not require a prescription, so it is easy to purchase online. Benadryl Allergy Relief can be purchased online in packs of 12,24, or 48 white capsules and will be sent directly by next-day delivery from Click Pharmacy.
What dose should I choose?
The medicine is intended for the use of people aged between 12 and 65. Take one capsule up to 3 times a day. Do not, under any circumstance, take more than 3 doses in 24 hours. Each capsule of Benadryl Allergy relief contains 8 mg of the active ingredient, Acrivastine. Please be aware that Benadryl Allergy Relief is not suitable for children below 12 years of age or adults above 65 years.
How should I take Benadryl Allergy Relief?
Benadryl Allergy Relief will work to relieve hayfever and allergy symptoms like sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes, as well as skin conditions by reducing or stopping histamines (chemicals produced in reaction to substances like pollen). Keep in mind that It's important to compliment the medicine by healthy lifestyle and diet, as well as to avoid substances that cause allergic reactions in order to further aid recovery.
Taking too much Benadryl Allergy Relief could lead to an overdose that could be life-threatening, so please ensure to follow the dosage guidelines and never take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. A single dose should be more than enough.
You can take Benadryl Allergy Relief for as long as the symptoms remain, but if the symptoms worsen or do not improve after several days, we strongly advise that you contact a doctor.
Do not take Benadryl Allergy Relief in conjunction with the following medications: Sedatives or tranquillisers (used to treat anxiety or sleep disorders), Ketoconazole (an antifungal medicine), Erythromycin, an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections.
Do not drink grapefruit juice while taking this medicine, and avoid driving or operating heavy machinery if you feel tired as a result of taking this medication.
How does Benadryl Allergy Relief work?
Benadryl Allergy Relief works to relieve the symptoms of hay fever and other allergies. The active ingredient, Acrivastine, can relieve and soothe symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes and hives by reducing and stopping histamines, chemicals which result in an allergic reaction. Acrivastine is a potent antihistamine which works quickly to stop allergies from ruining your day.
Benadryl Allergy Relief is suitable for people aged 12-65.
How long should I take Benadryl Allergy Relief before I notice a difference?
It's typical for symptoms to start to subside within 20 minutes of taking Benadryl Allergy Relief. If there is no change, or symptoms begin to worsen after 3 or 4 days, please consult a doctor as soon as possible.
What are the side effects of Benadryl Allergy Relief?
The active ingredient is an antihistamine which can cause drowsiness. Please exercise caution when driving or exercising heavy machinery while taking medicine.
Please ensure to keep the medicine out of sight and reach of children. Please ensure not to go over the recommended dosage; overdose could be harmful and, in some cases, fatal. If you have accidentally taken too much of the medicine, please contact your doctor immediately.
Please speak with your doctor or consult our specialists at Click Pharmacy should you require any further advice.
When shouldn't I take Benadryl Allergy Relief?
Benadryl Allergy Relief is not recommended for pregnant women or women who are breastfeeding. Do not take Benadryl Allergy Relief in conjunction with the following medications: Sedatives or tranquillisers (used to treat anxiety or sleep disorders), Ketoconazole (an antifungal medicine), Erythromycin, an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections.
Do not drink grapefruit juice while taking Benadryl Allergy relief. Exercise caution when driving or operating heavy machinery. While Benadryl is a highly effective form of allergy relief, please ensure to take it alongside a healthy lifestyle and diet in order to further aid recovery. If symptoms persist, Benadryl Allergy Relief works to relieve hayfever and allergy symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes, as well as certain skin conditions, for example, hives (urticaria).
What is the difference between Benadryl Allergy Relief and Olbas Oil?
While Benadryl Allergy Relief contains Acrivastine, an antihistamine, Olbas Oil is made of essential oils which can soothe specific sinus issues related to hayfever. However, Olbas Oil is better for milder symptoms of hay fever. Benadryl is a much more powerful form of allergy relief.
Precautions for use
Individuals with Diabetic conditions should take note of the level of the carbohydrate content in this product.
Not to be administered to children under one year of age.
Keep the medicine out of sight and reach of children.
This medicine contains a moderate amount of ethanol (alcohol), less than 100mg per 5ml dose.
Patients with rare inherited problems of dietary problems, including fructose intolerance, glucose galactose mal-absorption or congenital sucrase isomaltase deficiencies, should not take this medicine because of the active ingredients (sucrose and glucose).
Does taking Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets affect my ability to drive?
A common side effect from taking Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets is tiredness. If you experience similar side effects you should not drive or operate machinery until you are fit again.
Can I take other medication with Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets?
You should not take Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets if you are taking sedatives, tranquilisers, ketoconazole, or erythromycin.
Can I drink alcohol while taking Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets?
It is advised to not drink alcohol while taking Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets. This is because a common side effect of Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets is feeling sleepy. By consuming alcohol you can experience some more potential side effects.
What if I forget to take my dose of Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets?
If you forget to take your dose of Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets you should take a capsule as soon as you remember, if it isn't almost time for your next dose. If its almost time for your next dose you should skip the previous dose and continue to take these capsules as normal.
After taking Benadryl Allergy Relief Tablets you are likely to experience a set of side effects. common side effects and how to treat them can include:
- Dizziness- lie down and relax, ensure to drink lots of water to prevent dehydration
- Difficulty sleeping- try to relax an hour before bedtime, and do not use a mobile phone before going to bed
- Difficulty urinating- don't try to force your flow of urine, if you still experience difficulty speak to a GP or pharmacist.