I have struggled for a long time with allergies, having allergies to foods as well as substances in the air and insects. I take a Claritin daily, and carry an epi-pen for emergencies, but still am not feeling all that great. I am allergic to, in no particular order: wasps/hornets/bees, tobacco smoke, perfume, scented ANYTHING, flowers, pollen, cedar, air freshener, dust, air pollution, shrubs (give me a rash), pet hair, comphrey, Power Bars (lips swell), and corned beef (rash). I don't know what to do anymore. I am still sneezing, feeling nasty, and the Claritin is doing less for my overall condition, though I haven't lately had to be dragged away from areas where people were smoking, which was my fate when I went to a bar once where people smoked inside. Are there any good medications out there, or ways to reduce overall sensitivity?View Thread
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