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Xyzal or chlorpheniramine as an antihistamine, which was is

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xyzal or chlorpheniramine as an antihistamine
JA: What over-the-counter and prescription medications are you currently taking?
Customer: which was is safer in terms of bph none
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: nope so far so good, just allergies
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Dr Mike, PharmD replied 1 month ago.

Hello! DrMike at your assist...
of the two, the Xyzal is much better in terms of anticholinergic effects. And that means, much much better as BPH goes (much less effect on your prostate).

Expert:  Dr Mike, PharmD replied 1 month ago.

Avoid the chlorpheniramine, and go with the Xyzal.
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