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Telfast vs Claratyne, Zyrtec & Nasonex

Published on August 30, 2018

Telfast vs Claratyne, Zyrtec & Nasonex

Today, there are many allergy and hayfever medications that are effective at reducing the severity of your hayfever allergy symptoms. The best treatment for your allergies will depend on the severity of your condition, the symptoms you’re experiencing and the allergen that is triggering immune system. Hayfever allergy treatments can include medical treatments such as:

  • Over‐the‐counter antihistamines medications
  • Prescription antihistamines medications
  • Intranasal corticosteroid nasal sprays
  • Saline nasal sprays
  • Decongestant – oral or intranasal
  • Immunotherapy

Use the table below to discover common over‐the‐counter hayfever allergy treatments available in your local pharmacy:






  Active Ingredient











 Fast-acting – works within 1 hour





 Runny or stuffy nose

 Watery eyes

 Itchy  eyes , throat or nose

 Itchy skin rash / hives


 Swelling related to allergy / hives


Treatment of




 Pet Allergy

 Dust Allergy

 Mould Allergy

It’s always important to seek advice from your pharmacist or doctor to determine which medication is right for you.

References: Telfast Product Information 01/04/2016. Nasonex Product Information 01/11/2016. Zyrtec Product Information 03/04/2014. Claratyne Product Information 16/05/2014.

CHCANZ.CFEX.18.08.0848. @August 2018.

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