A 35-year-old comes to the clinic. He states, Its getting close to allergy season and I need something to keep me from getting sick. Last year the doc gave me a shot, a spray, some pills, and an inhaler. They worked really well but I dont remember what they were. Can I have those things again? I just cant afford to miss work. Please answer the following questions in a narrative format: Discuss the epidemiology of allergies. What are your treatment options (consider pharmacoeconomic)? Compare first and second-generation antihistamines. What education will you provide to the patient? APA 6th format. All posts must be supported by peer-reviewed articles no older than 5 years of publication.