Allergy Drugs: Prescription and OTC (cont.)
Omudhome Ogbru, PharmD
Dr. Ogbru received his Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy in 1995. He completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Arizona/University Medical Center in 1996. He was a Professor of Pharmacy Practice and a Regional Clerkship Coordinator for the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy from 1996-99.
In this Article
- What are allergies?
- Allergy medication list (OTC and Prescription)
- Allergy medication side effects
- What are the drug interactions for allergy medications?
- What is the best allergy medication?
- What can you do if your allergy medication is not working?
- Allergy medication for toddlers
- Allergy medication for children
- Examples of allergy medications
What are the drug interactions for allergy medications?
Antihistamines may interact with:
Drugs with anticholinergic activity such as amitryptiline and other tricyclic antidepressants, antipsychotics like chlorpromazine, certain drugs to prevent vomiting (prochlorperazine and promethazine.
Corticosteroids may interact with:
Leukotriene inhibitors may interact with:
Oral decongestants may interact with:
Antidepressants, other cold or allergy medications, drugs used to treat migraines and high blood pressure.
Topical immunomodulators may interact with:
Allergies & Asthma
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