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Boils and swelling on face, chest, eyes. Diagnosed urticaria. Relief with rantac, omnacortil, lecope. Safe to continue medication?

hi I am suffering from urticaria and I am taking a combination of med....
Ranrac-150, Omnacortil-10 and Lecope -5mg.... I taking them from long time ... is it safe to continue.... there is no sign of urticaria if I continue the pills. However, if stop taking then its appear back again in another 16-18 hrs... and now I can also see boils on my face, chest, etc.... swelling on face and eyes.....
Asked On : Sun, 28 Apr 2013
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Dear Patient,
Welcome to healthcare magic forum,

1) You are suffering from Chronic Urticaria.
2)It is not adviced to take Tab Omnacortil-10 for a long time,however you can continue tab Levocetrizine 5mg.If there is no relief in symptoms with tab Levocetrizine alone than you can replace this with Tab Xyzal-M (combination of Levocetizine & monteleukast) one tab before sleep.Besides this,you are also adviced to take following medications-
Tab Cefakind -CV 500mg BD for 5 days
Tab Bandy plus one tab 2 hrs after any meal.

Answered: Tue, 30 Apr 2013
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Dermatologist Dr. Tanusree Biswas's  Response
hi..Thanks for your query
Urticaria is a very persistent condition for most of the people.It requires months of therapy for many .
The medicines you are having are correct .The other thing that i suggest is to do a few blood tests to rule out an internal causation of the same .
Although the condition is very persistent ,it does not pose any danger to most of the people.It is important to be under the supervision of a dermatologist while on the treatment.
hope this is helpful..take care!
Answered: Mon, 29 Apr 2013
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