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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
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I have been given Ellaone (emergency contraception) by my

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I have been given Ellaone (emergency contraception) by my pharmacist but I have Asthma can I take this?
Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Not that I know of I currently take my symbicort inhaler every evening roughly
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I keep having a pain in the top of my chest which I think is anxiety

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
Is your asthma under control?

Customer: replied 3 days ago.
my Asthma is currently under control but I have had attacks in the past and wouldn’t want to trigger one again

Well with severe asthma problems I wouldn't recommend you take it

If you haven't had an attack in some time then I think you can go ahead and take it

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 3 days ago.
I had an attack 5 years ago so it should be okay?

Then it should be fine to take it

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