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I have allergies, so i took bromfed (brompheniramine) dm for 4 weeks every 6 hours; is this dangerous? i also take a cetirizine hydrochloride tablet, 10 mg, once a day.

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Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 12 years experience
Not efficient: Consider a virtual consult to discuss allergy symptoms, diagnosis and effective treatment strategies. Gold standard for diagnosis skin testing by an Allergist. However, there may be more efficient otc remedies/avoidance strategy to employ in meantime. Brompheniramine/cetirizine can be associated with increased anticholinergic side effects like sedation. Regular pseudoephedrine use not advised
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