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I have an allergice...

I have an allergice reaction that is causing my face to swell on both sides connected by swelling on the top lip. Will benadryl help?

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Any other skin concerns?

No other skin problems. Swelling started on left side and moved across top lip to other side.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

This has happened three other times over the last 21 months. But more swelling this time. I am 82 years old. Take BP, which one of them is Altace and assorted other medicines.

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Doctor: Dr Uzair, Doctor replied 6 months ago

Yes, if this is an established allergic reaction then Benadryl will definitely help with the swelling.

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