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Quitting Zyrtec Is ‘Total Hell’

Users of the popular allergy drug can experience withdrawal symptoms. I was one of them.

Illustration: Ben Giles

KKatie DeRosa, a 26-year-old graphic designer in Lawrence, Massachusetts, went to see her allergy doctor in 2014 about a nagging post-nasal drip. The doctor suggested she try the popular over-the-counter…




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Writer based in San Francisco. Author of Things To Do Before You’re 30. Formerly: BuzzFeed, HuffPost, and more. Please send good bagels!

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