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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No : Rebound nasal congestion is most commonly seen with topical nasal decongestants such as oxymetazoline as found in afrin nasaly spray. Antihistamines ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
By age: Dosing for zyrtec (cetirizine) is by age. If under 6, give one teaspoon, a maximum of 5mg a day, if more than 6, give 10mg or 2 teaspoons.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
What r u treating?: depends on the condition you are trying to treat, if an allergic reaction, yes you can give the zyrtec, but the labels won't tell how much to give if ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Steven
30 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Varies: The correct dose of a medication is "enough." antihistamines are safe, so you don't have to worry as long as you stay in the recommendations. The 5mg ... Read More
A 1-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
No. : Zyrtec not the good medicine for one year old child. This maybe not the allergy at all. Most likely this is teething syndrome and swelling gums and na ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Gary Kohn
Dr. Gary Kohn answered
27 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
See doctor: It is not recommended to give infants and young children cough medicine as the cough is typically protective and the medications can be harmful. If t ... Read More
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A 78-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Possible: Ensure has ingredients (with dairy one of them) which can be allergenic. On the other hand, at your age, dry skin may be a more likely issue. Try uns ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Potency: Although the doses are not equal they are equivalent in potency. That is the drugs will have equal efficacy at controlling congestion, runny nose etc. ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sherris
33 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
5-10 mg: 5-10 mg by mouth each day.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: Turns out that twice daily Zyrtec D (5mg cetirizine + 120mg pseudoephedrine) has half the cetirizine (10mg) as plain Zyrtec which is dosed once daily. ... Read More
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