Tips to help prevent hayfever
When the pollen count is high, don't let hayfever get you down. These top tips will help keep hayfever symptoms at bay
Protect against the causes of hayfever
Treat the symptoms of hayfever
Take an antihistamine
Start taking an antihistamine as soon as your symptoms start, and keep an eye on when the pollen count is high. Because various antihistamines have different ingredients, if one tablet isn't working for you, consider swapping to another type.
*Piriton Allergy Tablets. For fast relief of symptoms from hayfever and other allergies. Contains chlorphenamine maleate. Always read the label.
Use a nasal spray
Research shows that less than 20% of people use their nasal sprays properly. Speak to one of our pharmacists for help using yours. You can use this nasal spray to prevent and treat hayfever symptoms.
*Beconase Hayfever Relief for Adults nasal spray. For prevention and treatment of allergic rhinitis in adults aged 18 or over. Contains Beclometasone dipropionate. Always read the label.
Relieve the irritation of hayfever
Soothe your eyes
If your eyes are affected by hayfever, eye drops can help soothe them. To ease any other hayfever symptoms, ask your pharmacist about the right medication for you.
*Opticrom Hayfever eye drops. For the relief of eye symptoms from hayfever. Contains Sodium cromoglicate. Always read the label.
If your hayfever symptoms do not improve, or get worse, speak to a pharmacist or GP.