A 39-year-old female asked:
i have chronic hives; trying to determine if i'm also reacting to otc meds. i took 2 acetaminophen and noticed a hive 9-12 hrs later. reaction, no?
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan answered
56 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: Probably no. Chronic urticaria-----hives for 6 weeks------is usually not an allergy. Avoid aspirin, alcohol, and penicillin. Meanwhile try certirazinre( zyrtec) 1 or 2 or 3 a day. Be careful if it makes you sleepy.
Answered on Mar 25, 2013
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