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I am in my 4th week pregnancy and have severe allergies, I

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I am in my 4th week pregnancy and have severe allergies, I always take allegra before. Is it safe to take it now that I am pregnant?

What other allergy pill option will be safe?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

hello

Dr. Pfeiffer :

allegra is category c

Dr. Pfeiffer :

we typically recommend either claritin or zyrtec as they are category b

Dr. Pfeiffer :

both are 10mg daily

Dr. Pfeiffer :

let me know you can see the answer as it shows you bouncing in and out of the chat

Customer:

i can see it thanks!

Dr. Pfeiffer :

sure

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you're welcome

Dr. Pfeiffer :

please take the time to rate my service if you don't have any additional questions.

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thanks

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Customer:

am i gonna be charge $38 per questions or I can ask more questions?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

nope..you are only charge once...

Dr. Pfeiffer :

upon rendering a positive rating.

Customer:

If I take claritin or zyrtec can I take it anytime I have allergies?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

it's best if you take it daily regardless of if you are having symptoms or not

Customer:

it's not gonna harm my baby?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

no, we use them all the time

Dr. Pfeiffer :

I typically use claritin as it's not sedating

Customer:

what other safe pill I can use for headache or cold?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

tylenol

Dr. Pfeiffer :

up to 1000mg every 6 hours

Dr. Pfeiffer :

cough - plain robitussin

Customer:

if ever I have to ask someone again and logged in here can you be my Dr. in chat?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

yep...you just need to request me

Customer:

are you available anytime?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

no...unfortunately

Dr. Pfeiffer :

I am busy with my own practice

Dr. Pfeiffer :

I do check in usually daily

Dr. Pfeiffer :

I happen to be on call tonight and have laboring patients

Customer:

what time you will be available?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

it varies..

Customer:

Thank you so much doc!

Dr. Pfeiffer :

sure

Customer:

its my first time here, what do I have to do now?

Dr. Pfeiffer :

well, if you're satisfied..leave me a good or excellent rating.

Dr. Pfeiffer :

that would be appreciated.

Customer:

do i have to do something for u to get paid, or it will be automatically deducted

Dr. Pfeiffer :

the positive rating gets me paid...

Customer:

oh ok I will give you a positive one then... Thank you so much!

Dr. Pfeiffer :

you bet...and thank you

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