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Basehor, KS
A female asked:

I'm breastfeeding my almost 2 week old and i have severe hives on my feet. prednisone isn't working. i'm on the tapering format. can i take claritin?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Yes: You can, but don't exceed recommended dosage except under doctor's supervision, best wishes
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