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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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YES: however, I suggest staggering the doses by 4-6 hrs.

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Van norman
34 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: I mean, like it says on the package. Not more than that.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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No: If want to active ingredients in alka seltzer to enter your body, using a humidifier will prevent this from happening. The medicine will not vaporize ... Read More
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Not a good idea...But a good question. The particles are too big. It is meant to go through the digestive tract and not immediately to the respirator ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Caution: Alka selter has aspirin. Aspirin with NSAID should be used with caution.
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
11 years old: she will be most probably fine, just be cautious next time, was it accidental or were you trying to treat her?
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rhonda Simons
15 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: And if you can quit smoking, you'd get sick much less! don't forget that in the winter, our noses need moisture--even when we think they are stuffy. ... Read More
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 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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No: If want to active ingredients in alka seltzer to enter your body, using a humidifier will prevent this from happening. The medicine will not vaporize ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Ok except: Alka seltzer contains aspirin, so it should be avoided by those people with Aspirin allergy. Otherwise, alka seltzer at usual doses is well tolerated ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Ask own doctor: Tylenol has acetaminophen. Alka Seltzer Plus Cold has aspirin along with other ingredients. If taken together, they shouldn't cause an overdosing prob ... Read More
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