Doctor Q&A for Dr. Thomas Johnson

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
EE is complicated: Ee is complicated. Many patients will have + tests (some patients are negative). Some patients have benefit with food avoidance. When testing for f ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Potentially: Depends on the symptoms that you are having. Zyrtec, Claritin (loratadine) and Allegra are all otc allergy medications that can help allergic rhiniti ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Many controller meds: There are many medications available to control asthma symptoms. I recommend that you see your local provider.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Depends: What symptoms are you experiencing?
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Yes: Allergen avoidance (once identified), medications and allergy shots all may help reduce symptoms from allergies.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Allergist: Allergist.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Multiple: Clarinex-d is an antihistamine/decongestant combination. While not exactly the same antihistamines claritin-d, zyrtec-d and Allegra-D are other antih ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Avoidance: Avoidance is the only treatment option at this time. It is hopeful that someday there may be more of a treatment option.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Recommend evaluation: True local anesthetic allergy is extremely rare. There are many excellent allergists in your local area that can perform a prick and progressive ch ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
No: You can help reduce your symptoms with avoidance and medications although allergy shots are really the only treatment option that can provide long ter ... Read More
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