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What should I avoid while taking antihistamine?

When you first begin taking antihistamines, you should not drive or operate machinery until you know how it will affect you because the drug may cause drowsiness. Individuals using medications like sedatives, sleeping pills, or muscle relaxants should speak to their doctor before using an antihistamine. Antihistamines often cause drowsiness, which could be complicated by these medications. Do not drink alcohol while taking antihistamines.

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