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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Serota
13 years experience in Dermatology
Schedule: This varies by regions. You can check your local pollen counts with a simple google search or download various pollen count apps to your phone. In g ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audrey Lance
13 years experience in Gynecology
It depends: It depends on how your pills were packaged. What you should take is 1.5mg of levonorgestrel (LNG) as soon as possible. Some "morning after" pills are ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Anti histamines ok: The latest class of antihistamines such as allegra, Claritin (loratadine) or zyrtec pose no problem during pregnancy.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
No evidence: Since the allergens used in the extracts are "natural" , they are not known to cause birth defect. Allergy shots should not be started when a woman is ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Plan B: No, neither drug should affect plan b.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Menchell
43 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
IT effectiveness: There have been many studies showing the effectiveness of immunotherapy, measuring a reduction in symptoms and medication requirements. A number of s ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Should: Take Action is one type of plan B pill. If you are sexually active and do not wish to be pregnant, you should be on contraceptive regularly. may be b ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Plan B: Depending on the kind of birth control pill, they contain similar hormones related to progesterone, levonorgestrel. It isn't necessary to take plan b ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
No it will not: No it will not reduce the effectiveness of Plan B
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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Plan B: Is 95% effective when taken within 24 hours of unprotected intercourse. No contraceptive is 100% effective.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots) is effective for most people and is the only "disease modifying" treatment available. In general about 30% of ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Allergy shots: antihistamines only cover up symptoms and don't cure anything. Allergy shots treat the cause and that is why with successful immunotherapy you can get ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
29 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Nut Allergy: Testing for nut allergy can be done either by skin test or by blood testing. There is no currently available desensitization for nuts, outside of tha ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience in Geriatrics
They are: Somewhat related- usually i find my penicillin allergy pt's also allergic to augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate). -sounds like it's ok for you-ck ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Phillips
37 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It should: It should work throughout the cycle.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Possible but: Most people with hives will likely need 2 to 4 doses of Allegra (fexofenadine) per day. On the other hand, one should be enough to control hay fever ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Not exactly sure : What you mean. However, bleeding after taking Plan B is neither good nor bad. It is a possible side effect of plan b. The way you know that it has wo ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Lots of Options: Over-the-counter non-sedating antihistamines like Allergra, Claritin, and Zyrtec are helpful (I like Zyrtec the best). Other treatments include daily ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Not interaction, good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, good luck
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: They both contain 1.5 mg of levonorgestrel. Plan B is the brand name most people recognize. Other versions of the same pill (such as Take Action) are ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Allergy testing: Only physicians trained in the specialty of allergy, asthma ; immunology are trained in a monitored situation during residency to perform skin testing ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Kang
Dr. Jane Kang answered
20 years experience in Psychiatry
No. : There are no drug-drug interactions between the Plan B pill and prozac (fluoxetine). You might feel sick and have side effects from the Plan B pill, b ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Overholt
25 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
No: There are no injection protocols for desensitization to foods. Oral desensitization is being carried out at several research centers, but is not read ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Allergies: If your symptoms are mostly secondary to nasal congestion you need to have a nasal spray as oral medications do not control congestion well. And if yo ... Read More
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