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Are allergy and sinus medications safe for my elderly parent?

Allergy and sinus medications can be used safely by older people but they are more likely to experience drowsiness than a younger person, which may cause confusion. You should also check with a healthcare provider or pharmacist to see if any prescription or over-the-counter (OTC) medications your parents are taking can interact with allergy and sinus medications.

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