Adult Allergies and What You Need to Know
When an onset of allergy symptoms hit, testing from your primary care doctor or allergist can help narrow down the cause. Knowing what you’re allergic to can go a long way toward helping you find relief.
Learn more about allergy tests and what to expect during your doctor visit.
Once you know your allergic triggers, your doctor can help you decide on a treatment plan. A wide variety of effective treatment is available for seasonal allergies.
Effective treatments for adult allergies, including certain antihistamines, nasal corticosteroid sprays, saline sprays and washes, are available without a prescription. Claritin® is an effective, non-drowsy allergy medication that provides 24-hour relief of symptoms triggered by over 200 indoor and outdoor allergens from pollen, animals, mold and dust*. Claritin® provides relief for symptoms such as of runny, itchy nose, sneezing, itchy, watery eyes and itchy throat. Other oral medications and some nasal corticosteroids may require a prescription from your doctor.
*Claritin® is an antihistamine, so it hinders the cascade triggered by allergens.