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Pregnant having skin allergy, prescribed Allercet. Is this tablet safe during pregnancy?

Hello Sir, Thanks for reading my mail. Am Ananth from Mumbai, My wife is pregnant & she crossed 5 months now. She is suffering from some skin allergy & Dr advised to take “ALLERCET” for next 10 days. Kindly advise, Is this tablet is OK to take now as she is pregnant. Awaiting for your valuable suggestion in this regard. Thank you Ananth
Asked On : Fri, 1 Mar 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Thank you for your query.
Allercet contains cetirizine, which is reasonably safe in pregnancy.
particularly in the second trimester.
You should go along with the prescription provided to you.
Meanwhile, do continue taking antenatal supplements as prescribed, and take regular antenatal care.
Take care.
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