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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Probably: But, sounds like you need to talk with your prescribing doctor.

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
55 years experience Psychiatry
Depression, Anxiety: I understand your discomfort. Alka seltzer is used for heartburn, indigestion. Lexapro (escitalopram) is a medication for depression. Lexapro (esci ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
What R U treating?: Oscillococcinum is a homeopathic preparation claimed to be made from the (non-existent) "oscillococcus" bacterium, which is marketed to relieve influe ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
May v indigestion.: Alka-Seltzer is used to v acid indigestion & heartburn.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Ask the baby: In all seriousness should not be an issue for you or baby.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Recommendations: Alla seltzer can be safely used for 3-4 days. Then you should be better, or if worse you need to see a doctor.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
10-12 hours: As the drug is a combo of 3 meds: aspirin (probably unsafe with breast feeding), phenylepherine (safety profile unkown with breastfeeding) and chloeph ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
See below: Do not take alka seltzer for heart burn. It contains Aspirin that can irritate and inflame the stomach and make heart burn worse. You can take antac ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Just looking at the: active ingredient list, there should be no worrisome interactions. The pain reliever in Alka Seltzer Plus Night time is aspirin so you are not getting ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
No: There will be no problem taking the Aspirin in alka seltzer with azithromycin.

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