Hello Doctor, i am a 34-year-old women who has been having severe itching of both legs and arms for 15-20 days and per your advise i have gone to a dermatologist who gave the following medicines. Al-Low 180 and Famtac 40 mg at 8 am, Levosiz and Cartipred-16 after dinner along

Question (Posted on :  12 May 2010 )


Hello Doctor, i am a 34-year-old women who has been having severe itching of both legs and arms for 15-20 days and per your advise i have gone to a dermatologist who gave the following medicines. Al-Low 180 and Famtac 40 mg at 8 am, Levosiz and Cartipred-16 after dinner along with dermadew caloe lotion on the body twice a day. after i starting using these medicines, my 7-month-old baby whom i am feeding is experieincg pain on urination and motion and he is passing motion quite frequently like 10 times a day in small quantities of medium to loose consistency. is there any harm in me taking these medicines. kinldy suggest

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 13 May 2010 )


It is possible that the stomach upset is due to Levosiz or levocetirizine. This can pass breast milk and reach your baby to cause these problem.



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