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Are prescription medications available for catarrh?

Most decongestants used to treat catarrh are over-the-counter. If your symptoms are severe, a doctor might prescribe prescription-strength decongestants. Steroids used to treat inflammation come in both over-the-counter and prescription-strength varieties, also.

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