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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Follow up: Over the counter medications are not very effective. I would recommend relieving congestion with nasal saline, keeping well hydrated and taking a tsp ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Yes you can: Yes you can.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Your digestive system took care of it.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I am not aware: of any minimal age to purchase this product.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Berson
38 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Mixing cold meds: It may be safe since most otc medications have a pretty good safety margin but you may be taking double doses of decongestants. Mixing meds can be da ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Ibuprofen: You can take the ibuprofen anytime after midnight but if you are sleeping you can take ibuprofen in the morning
A member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Should be fine: The components of these meds have little effect on your baby at this point if ever.Please ask your OB for a list of common otc products you can use fo ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
44 years experience Psychiatry
Possible interaction: According to the box label, each packet has diphenhydramine 25 mg (aka Benadryl) which causes sedation and might be a problem with Zoloft (sertraline) ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
46 years experience Family Medicine
Would not: There are certain meds in the cold and flu variety Would not take this and breast feed. Will not hurt the child long term but might make the child ir ... Read More
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