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Anybody else's kid have allergies?

My son's allergies have been acting up lately, at least I'm pretty sure it's allergies. I've been giving him benadryl but that doesn't seem to help much. Anything else I can give him? Preferably, natural solutions. I've heard about citrus juice and he's been drinking some, but no change. Any suggestions.

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Asked by sarapurser at 10:15 PM on Apr. 6, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Ask your pediatrician about claritin or zyrtec. They are not so natural, but they are effective. Mine have allergies too!

    Answer by kemclaughlin at 10:23 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • yes they sell this nose stuff at walgreens that you put around the nostrols and it keeps allergens out it wkd great for my ds

    Answer by kmsmommy430 at 10:25 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • i give my son claritin, its not natural but it works better than benadryl for him. There is also some drug free cream that goes around their nose you can buy at walmart. Its either made by claritin or zyrtec I cant remember. I bought some for my son but I havent used it yet.

    Answer by Chandra034 at 11:25 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • My baby is 5 mths old i took him to his doc.. and he gave him nose drops and that was all

    Answer by AshleyLark at 1:34 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • you can try local honey if your child is over `1 year. we tryed this with my daughter and it helped some. she alslo used benedryl and zyrtec.

    Answer by allforthelove at 4:35 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

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