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How Advil Allergy and Congestion Relief Works

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How Advil Allergy and Congestion Relief Works

Tough sinus and allergy symptoms come during both the cough-cold and allergy seasons. Be prepared to take these symptoms head on with Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief.

This Advil formulation combines an effective decongestant, phenylephrine, that reduces swelling to permit easier breathing, with the pain relieving power of ibuprofen, plus an effective antihistamine, chlorpheniramine, that helps prevent the release of the chemical that causes allergy symptoms. This combination acts simultaneously to treat the pain of nasal congestion caused by inflammation along with relieving the upper respiratory symptoms associated with allergies.

When to Use Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief

Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief is a medication for the treatment of allergy and cold symptoms. This medication should be used by those who are experiencing symptoms associated with hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies, and the common cold. Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief treats:

  • Runny nose
  • Itchy, watery eyes
  • Itching of the nose or throat
  • Sneezing
  • Nasal congestion
  • Sinus pressure
  • Headache
  • Minor body aches and pains
  • Fever

Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief is a safe, over-the-counter drug that can be used by people 12 years and older. It’s available in the cold aisle of your local drugstore or grocery store. As with all medications, make sure to read all directions to ensure the proper usage and if you have any concerns, consult your physician.