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Updated 02 April 2015

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Parents should not give their children allergy medication containing Chlorpheniramine before school.

This medication has a sedative effect and often affects their ability to concentrate. Rather give them this medication at night and opt for non-drowsy meds in the daytime.

Visit our Allergy Centre to learn more about hay fever and other allergies.

 
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