Chlorpheniramine

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Hi, is it safe to give a six month old baby celestemine syryp and if so how much ? Thanks

doctor1 MD

Hi,

Thank you for your query.

From the history I make out that you son is having a running nose for which you want to give him Celestamine. Celestamine is a combination drug containing betamethasone (a steroid) and dexchlorpheniramine maleate (an anti-histamine) which is given in allergies. I...

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I am going through a form of hives, breaking out in what looks like bites. Going on for a week. What can I take internally to work from the inside?

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Brief Answer:
Tablet Cetrizine or tablet chlorpheniramine maleate

Detailed Answer:
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Hives are an allergic reaction which are treated with antihistaminics.
You can take tablet Cetrizine 10 mg twice daily or tablet Chlorpheniramine maleate 4 mg twice daily for...

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My teenage granddaughter takes depakote ER 500 mg twice daily. She has a dry cough and I want to know if any cough medicine that should NOT be taken with her medications

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Brief Answer:
Chlorpheniramine containing cough syrup

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

Welcome and thanks for your query.
Any cough syrup which contains Chlorpheniramine like Coldcough syrup can produce sedation, drowsiness , dizziness, confusion and difficulty in concentration when used with Depakote...

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I was on my roof working and have a bad burn/abrasion on my buttock. The size of your hand. I have been putting triple antibiotics cream on it. It hurts and is really uncomfortable. I didn't think the roof being hot would burn thru my pants. It looks like an abrasion now. Please help.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Cortisone cream & antihistaminic, upload pictures

Detailed Answer:
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I am Dr Asmeet Kaur Sawhney, a dermatologist.
For burn I usually recommend my patients to apply cortisone cream on the affected areas twice daily for 7-10 days along with...

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I have some dots i scrach it and now it heals but look like it is burm marks 3 spot on my arm

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Brief Answer:
Either insect bite reaction or drug reaction or irritant contact dermatitis

Detailed Answer:
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I have reviewed the attached photograph.

Their are few possibilities looking at the image: it can be either insect bite reaction or irritant contact...

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My 2 yr old son is having running nose, with water coming from eyes also. Please suggest which medication to give. Earlier we used sinarest.
Thanks

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Chlorpheniramine with phenylephrine combination will help

Detailed Answer:
Hello

Thanks for the query

Most common cause of cough and cold in this age is some viral infection or allergy.
Here giving some decongestant like phenylephrine with anti allergic like chlorpheniramine helps....

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Ihave ESRD, what can I take for extreme itchiness & dry skin

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Brief Answer:
Moisturisers for dryness, antihistaminics and gabapentine for itching

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For dry skin apply plenty of moisturisers frequently and liberally. Go for regular oiling of the body like using coconut oil. Don't use hot water for...

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my babe 2mnths and 3 weeks old which was having a mild cough 2 days back is coughing at an regular interval of 30mins to 40 minutes and at night more and has nose block too. what medication should we give the babe?

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Brief Answer:
Antiallergic with decongestant drop will help

Detailed Answer:
Hello

Thanks for the query

Cold,cough an nasal blockade in this age is mostly due to allergy or viral infection.
In both these condition medicines like chlorpheniramine (an antiallergic) and phenylephrine (a...

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I have a small red spot on my upper leg that has tiny little blusters on top of the red spot. Has been there at least a week

How do I upload a photo?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Upload pictures

Detailed Answer:
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Thanks for being at Health Care Magic..

I would recommend you to upload the pictures of the affected area so that I can have a clearer picture of the condition and can guide you accordingly.

Regards
Dr Asmeet

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Hi there! My son of 7 (weight 29kg s) has quite a tight chest and cough tonight. In the past the Dr would prescribe Celestamine syrup. I only have the tablets which was prescribed for my allergies at home. Could I give hime a tablet tonight, what would the dosage be? The Celestamine tablets that I have contains: Betamethasone 0,25mg & Dexchlorpheniramine maleate 2,00 mg. Please advise?

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