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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Good day .. i have allegy caused by something i ate. dr gave me Loramax 1 pill a day. i used to take Zyrtec for that and it used to work with me. while this Loramax didn't do anything. I feel itchy now and i would like to take a zyrtec pill. Is that ok ?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   let me read
User :   ok
Doctor :   how long before you took loramax ?
User :   8 hours ago i took loramax
Doctor :   you can take zyrtec now no problem with it
User :   but it says one pill a day !
Doctor :   ok
User :   should i ignore what it says and just take a zyrtec ?
Doctor :   what it means is
Doctor :   lormax effect will be there for 24 hours so usually one pill is sufficient for 24 hours
User :   aha ok nice .. i have a question .. are you located in a specific area
User :   nice ... all studied medical sciences in ... ?
Doctor :   yes
User :   aha thats nice...
User :   I have 30 seconds to talk to a doctor
User :   what can i say
User :   how many bananas should i eat a day ?
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