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aspirin allergy in children

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Patients with Aspirin allergy can sometimes have allergy to other nonsteroidal agents (even though they are a different class of medication). In addi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Its up to you: It's not likely that someone will accidentally expose you to Aspirin or find you unconscious due to accidental exposure to Aspirin but if it makes you ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Varies by population: In the general population, prevalence of Aspirin allergy is 0.6% to 2.5%. However, in people with asthma it is 8.8% to 11%. In persons with chronic ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Multiple: Aspirin, like any other medication, can cause hives, rashes, and itching. More common however with Aspirin allergy are respiratory (asthma) symptoms ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Variable: It's the same as any other allergy - it can range from a mild rash with itching to serious, life-threatening obstruction of breathing.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Aspirin allergy: May result in rash and throat tongue swelling and respiratory distress. Aspirin overdose or toxicity may result in ringing in ears.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Several types: Unpredictable reactions to Aspirin including: 1) acute asthma in persons with nasal polyps and persistent asthma; 2) anaphylactic reactions; 3) hives ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Zimmerman
33 years experience Pain Management
Yes: That is fairly typical.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Be careful: Aspirin and nsaids can cause such reactions and may be life threatening, you need to avoid them. They can also cause other problems such as nasal poly ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Swelling is a common symptom of allergy and especially common in Aspirin allergy. Most concerning is swelling of the airway that can lead to asthma s ... Read More
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