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Iopidine allergy in children

A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maziar Rezvani
Allergy and Immunology 22 years experience
Not Exactly: What is passed genetically from parent to child is the propensity to develop atopy (such as eczema, asthma, allergic rhinitis, food allergies) but usu... Read More
Dr. Alex Martinez
Specializes in Allergy
Not exactly: The ability to react to certain proteins in an allergic way is passed on from parents to their children, but a specific allergy is not. So if a mom is... Read More
Dr. Joseph Cohen
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Not really: Genetic predisposition allergies are transmitted however they don't always manifest.

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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Woods
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Sometimes: But not all the time. Nasal allergies are not a frequent cause of a really bad persistent cough. In a child with allergies and a really bad cough (ass... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
Allergy and Immunology 33 years experience
No: The condition of being allergic is certainly an inherited property. Often, that tendancy is greater in children whose biological mother has allergies... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maziar Rezvani
Allergy and Immunology 22 years experience
Lots of Stiuff: Fortified soy milk for beginners. Dark leafy greens like spinach, kale, turnips, and collard greens. Fortified orange juice. Sardines. Enriched bread... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 18 years experience
Yes: Just please give the medication according exactly to the dosing and weight guidelines on the package. The allergy medicine is an antihistamine. Ibupro... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Arthur Torre
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 52 years experience
Hereditary: The ability to have allergies is hereditary. If one parent has allergy, there is about a 40% chance of the child having allergy. If both parents are ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarberaanswered
Pediatrics 29 years experience
See below: They are tested the same as everyone else. They can have skin testing performed by an allergist, or blood work ordered by their primary care provider.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Nut allergy: Maybe. Your children may have inherited genes from you that make them more likely to develop an allergy, but they do not inherit a specific allergy t... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Plenty: As patient with suspected food allergy should undergo a thorough history and physical exam to confrim or refute the diagnosis of food allergy. If fa i... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marina Armendariz
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Antihistamine: Zyrtec and Claritin (loratadine) are approved for age 6m and older. But speak with your doctor before giving this medication to your child.
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