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Allergies

How Long Should I Wait?

06/22/2009

Question:

My boyfriend took motrin, which I am allergic to. How long do I have to wait to kiss him?

Answer:

At least 24-48 hours. You also have to be careful about sexual intercourse because parts of the drug could be excreted in seminal plasma.

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Response by:

I Leonard Bernstein, MD I Leonard Bernstein, MD
Clinical Professor Emeritus
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati