Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Review and Giveaway: PreHistin Allergy Relief CLOSED



My poor hubby. Little does he know I am about to divulge all of his medical issues online. Not only does he suffer from evil cold sores, but he also battles blasted allergies year-round. He reacts mildly to outdoor allergens like ragweed and grass but he is deathly allergic to cats. As in, his respiratory system shuts down, his eyes water like a leaky faucet and he wheezes and gasps for air. We've visited the ER for breathing treatments on more than one occasion due to unexpected encounters with kitties. Doctors say he could potentially asphyxiate if he's around feline dander for just a few minutes. If that isn't bad enough, he is also asthmatic. Talk about a walking mess.

He's on prescription medications to keep his asthma in check. But his anti-histamine for allergies, Zyrtec, only works after he is experiencing symptoms. By then, it's usually too late and the damage is done. So, when I was contacted to review some new allergy relief tablets, I once again made my husband a test subject. A willing one however!

Allergies develop as a result of hypersensitive reactions to foreign substances or airborne pollen. These allergens are associated with elevated levels of the antibody Immunoglobulin E (IgE) and an increased release of histamine. Overactive histamine triggers the symptoms we commonly identify with allergies, including itchy eyes and throat, sneezing, and congestion. Traditional anti-histamines reduce symptoms only after histamine has already been released in your body and you are suffering. PreHistin, the world's first pre-histamine, works at the core of allergy onset. It has been clinically shown to effectively regulate IgE levels, which means no more blotting your eyes and nose with tissue until they're raw. These annoying symptoms can now be totally abated! PreHistin is completely safe and natural, made from cobalamin (a pharmaceutical grade version of B12) to regulate and maintain a healthy immune response to allergens.

Allergist-recommended PreHistin can be used for both indoor and outdoor allergies, and is safe for long-term use. There are no known side effects (no constipation, dizziness or dry mouth), it is a non-drowsy formula and there are no dosage limits so you don't have to worry about overdosing. PreHistin does not conflict with other medications and it has even been shown to keep allergies at bay for weeks after discontinuing use.

We received a 60-day supply of PreHistin to review. The directions suggest beginning PreHistin treatment 30 days ahead of and throughout allergy season. You simply place a lozenge under the tongue twice per day until dissolved and swallow. The first time my husband tried it, he admitted the cherry flavor was "not the best medicine I've ever tasted" but said it was tolerable. It melted instantaneously, so he couldn't complain much about the taste. While we both felt that the twice a day application could be a bit inconvenient, he added, "if it works, I'd happily take it three times a day!" He's been taking PreHistin everyday for close to two weeks now and we haven't noticed much of a difference in his allergies for better or for worse. But the box notes the product may take several weeks to see optimal results since it works to reset your immune system. He will continue using PreHistin, as we believe it can be his first line of defense against those purring balls of fur.

Bottom line: I would recommend PreHistin as a natural alternative to allergy relief. Why suffer with debilitating allergy symptoms if you can prevent them from starting in the first place? Seems like a no-brainer to me!

BUY IT: You can purchase PreHistin tablets on www.prehistin.com. The suggested retail price is $29.99 for a 30-day supply but it is available for a limited time at $19.95 as an introductory offer, with a free 1-month supply added on! Six and twelve-month supplies are also available.

WIN IT: One lucky allergy sufferer is going to arm themselves this season with a 30-day supply of PreHistin!

MAIN COURSE (MANDATORY ENTRY): What allergies do you and/or your loved one suffer from? Remember to please leave your email address in your comment if it isn't visible on your profile or if you are not a blogger!

SUGAR ON TOP (BONUS ENTRIES): To maximize your chances of winning, you may do any or all of the following. Be sure to complete the above mandatory entry or your bonus entries will not count!

1.) Follow my blog or subscribe via reader or email. Comment telling me which method you chose. If you already follow or subscribe, that counts! (1 entry)

2.) Follow me on Twitter and tweet about this contest. Just leave me a comment with your tweet link. (1 entry)

3.) Add my blog button and/or my holiday button to your site and leave a comment with the link to where I can find it. (1 entry for each)

4.) Enter any of my other current giveaways and leave a comment telling me which one(s) you entered. (1 entry each)

Giveaway will end on December 30, 2009 at 11:59pm EST. Open to U.S. only. Winners will be chosen via Random.org and will have 48 hours to respond to congratulatory email or prize will be forfeited and another winner will be chosen.

Disclaimer: As noted above, I received a 60-day supply of PreHistin from Laurie at Robin Leedy Associates courtesy of Cobalis Corporation to facilitate my candid review. I was not compensated in any other way for this post. The opinions expressed in this review and purely my own. Your experience with and results from use of this product may vary. Always consult a physician for an exam and official diagnosis before using any OTC treatment option.

53 comments:

Laureen said...

I suffer from seasonal allergies, primarily in the spring. Luckily, no one else in the family suffers from allergies...so far.

lmarston AT yahoo DOT com

Laureen said...

I follow your blog (Laureen Marston-Hindi).

lmarston AT yahoo DOT com

Laureen said...

I entered the Putumayo giveaway.

lmarston AT yahoo DOT com

Laureen said...

I entered the Relish! giveaway.

lmarston AT yahoo DOT com

Laureen said...

I entered the YouCanMakeThis giveaway.

lmarston AT yahoo DOT com

Laureen said...

I entered the Dove Self-Esteem Fund giveaway.

lmarston AT yahoo DOT com

Heather! said...

My stepson is allergic to cats. I have two. :) We always have to treat his allergies after the symptoms have started. It would be great to try Pre-Histin to prevent allergic symptoms in the first place!
Thanks!
h4schaffer at gmail dot com

Heather! said...

I'm following on Blogger.
h4schaffer at gmail dot com

Heather! said...

I entered the Dove Self-Esteem giveaway!
h4schaffer at gmail dot com

bethany said...

My husband has a dust mite allergy! PreHistin sounds like it would work! Thanks!!

bethany said...

Follow!

bethany said...

entered ycmt

bethany said...

entered pedialyte

bethany said...

entered dove

bethany said...

entered putumayo

bethany said...

entered smartknits

Genny said...

I'm allergic to tomatoes

Genny said...

Following through Blogger

Genny said...

E-mail susbcriber

Genny said...

Following and tweeted- http://twitter.com/genny315/status/6848179633

lfhpueblo said...

I suffer from the molds that develop on leaves, all pine and juniper trees/bushes, grass, so many weeds, dust, tobacco smoke, several medication allergies to prescription meds, some food allergies too.

lfhpueblo said...

I subscribed via email and will confirm later today. Thank you.

Cheryl said...

I suffer from seasonal allergies, mostly in the spring. There is one bush that blooms locally every spring that flares my allergies up horribly, and it gets drastically better once the flowers are gone. Luckily it doesn't have too long a period when it blooms (maybe 3-4 weeks), some years it's worse than others.
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Cheryl said...

email subscriber
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Cheryl said...

follow on blogger (Cheryl Bradley)
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Cheryl said...

follow you on twitter as cln1812 & tweeted:
http://twitter.com/cln1812/status/6920158262
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Cheryl said...

entered putumayo
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Cheryl said...

entered Pedia-Lax
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Cheryl said...

entered dove self-esteem
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Cheryl said...

entered Pedialyte
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Cheryl said...

entered smartknitkids
cln1812(at)gmail(dot)com

Wehaf said...

My father-in-law suffers from indoor allergies, especially in the winter when the air is dry. I'd love to give him this to try.

urchiken at gmail dot com

demmi said...

I have many but mold is the worst
con5459(at)gmail(dot)com

jennem said...

I'm allergic to mold, pine pollen, and dead grass clippings.

Jennifer, jennem22 at yahoo dot com

Cheryl said...

entered MyClyns

Cheryl said...

entered cheap cookie cutters

Susan said...

I used to just have seasonal allergies. Now I also have an allergy to mold which doesn't help living where I am.

Susan said...

Goodie Goodie Gumdrops email subscriber

Susan said...

Entered Dove giveaway

karen said...

I have Hay Fever.

president(dot)peaches(at)hotmail(dot)com

Morgan said...

I am allergic to tree pollen and my wife is allergic to something else (has not been tested)

ktgonyea said...

Allergic to Latex.

ktgonyea at gmail.com

Renee said...

We suffer from seasonal allergies and also indoor allergies, namely our two cats.

Renee said...

entered the Putamayo giveaway too

Renee said...

entered smartknit socks giveaway too

Renee said...

entered the Fiber Gummie giveaway

Suesur said...

I suffer from seasonal allergies. Would love to try this.

I subscribe

Julie said...

I don't have allergies but my daughter and husband have seasonal allergies

aunteegem@yahoo.com

Julie said...

I am a email subscriber

aunteegem@yahoo.com

Julie said...

follow your blog as jelaws5

aunteegem@yahoo.com

skicat said...

Would like to try this I have allergies.

lilyk said...

I suffer from hay fever.

Gianna said...

My husband suffers from seasonal allergies.

Blog Widget by LinkWithin