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A 35-year-old female asked:

I took allergex tablets (the normal yellow one) i was a little drowsy. my baby is 4 months old and breastfeeds. his a little sleepy should i be concerned? ar allergex harmful to babies through breastfeeding?

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Dr. Anver (Anwar) Motala
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Yes : Allergex is a sedative antihistamine ie causes drowsiness Should not be taken by breast feeding mothers Rather take non sedating antihistamine which do not cause drowsiness eg Loratadine

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