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What is the gold standard therapy for patients with moderate-severe, persistent allergic rhinitis and nasal blockage?

Intranasal corticosteroids

2

What is the generic name of Rhinocort Aqua-Aq soln?

Budeosnide HCL (Intranasal Cortocosteroid)

3

What is the generic name of Omnaris?

Ciclesonide (Intranasal Cortocosteroid)

4

What is the generic name of Flonase?

Fluticosone Propionate (Intranasal Cortocosteroid)

5

What is the generic name of Veramyst?

Fluticosone Furoate (Intranasal Cortocosteroid)

6

What is the generic name of Nasonex - Aq Soln?

Mometasone furoate (Intranasal Cortocosteroid)

7

What is the generic name of Nasacort - Aq Soln?

Triamcinolone acetonide (Intranasal Cortocosteroid)

8

What is the generic name of Benadryl?

Diphenhydramine (1st gen antihistamine)

9

When should you avoid using Benadryl (Diphenhydramine)?

Avoid use in elderly d/t paradoxical excitation and CNS side effects (e.g. Hypotension, Confusion)

10

How is Benadryl (Diphenhydramine) dosed?

25-50mg Q4-6h (max: 300mg/day)

11

What is the generic name of Zyrtec?

Cetirizine (2nd gen antihistamine) - more sedating than other 2nd gens

12

What is the generic name of Calritin?

Loratadine (2nd gen antihistamine)

13

What is the generic name of Xyzal?

Levocetirizine (Rx 2nd gen antihistamine)

14

What is the generic name of Clarinex?

Desloratadine (2nd gen antihistamine)

15

What is the generic name of Allegra?

Fexofenadine (2nd gen antihistamine)

16

Whats unique about Allegra (Fexofenadine)?

Avoid taking with fruit juice d/t decrease in F (separate by at least 2 hours)

17

What is the generic name of Astelin?

Azelastine (nasal antihistamine)

18

What is the generic name of Astepro?

Azelastine (nasal antihistamine)

19

What is the generic name of Patanase?

Olopatadine (nasal antihistamine)

20

What does the "Combat Meth Act" state?

Keep name and address of seller and purchaser of pseudoephedrine for 2 years, need proof of identity of all purchasers, NTE 3.6g/day or 9g/30 days

21

At what age can you NOT use pseudoephedrine or phenylephrine?

In children < 2 years

22

What is the generic name of Privine?

Naphazoline (intranasal decongestant)

23

What is the generic name of Neo Synephrine?

Phenylephrine (intranasal decongestant)

24

What is the generic name of Afrin?

Oxymetazoline (intranasal decongestant)

25

What is the generic name of Otrivin?

Xylometrazoline (intranasal decongestant)

26

What is the generic name of Atrovent Nasal Spray?

Ipratropium bromide (intranasal anticholinergic agent)

27

What is the generic name of NasalCrom Spray?

Cromolyn sodium (intranasal mast cell inhibitor)

28

What is the DOC for pregnant women?

NasalCrom Spray (Cromolyn sodium)

29

What is the generic name of Optivar?

Azelastine (Eye drop - antihistamine/mast cell stabilizer)

30

What is the generic name of Zaditor?

Ketotifen (Eye drop - antihistamine/mast cell stabilizer)

31

What is the generic name of Patanol?

Olopatadine (Eye drop - antihistamine/mast cell stabilizer)

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What is the generic name of Pataday?

Olopatadine (Eye drop - antihistamine/mast cell stabilizer)