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ow Long Does It Take Prednisone To Start Working for food allergy

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Should be Fine: 2 dose of oral prednisone shouldn't affect skin testing results. Prior to your appointment make sure you are not on any antihistamine medications as t ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Hefler
Specializes in Pediatrics
Less so: The best treatment for food allergies defined as having symptoms after ingesting certain foods (and not just having a blood testing stating food aller ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Allergy skin test : Oral Prednisone should not interfere with skin tests result. Lack of or small response to histamine control could indicate possible interference from ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dareen Siri faaaai facaai fisaai
20 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Food allergy: A person, due to the right timing of exposure in the predisposed, can develop food allergies at any time in her/his life to any food. However most foo ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Food allergy: Many adults don't have a classic food allergy but rather a food intolerance. Thus a true allergy usually occurs withing 30 minutes but may have a dela ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Immediate Symptoms: Food allergies are typically an immediate reaction minutes to a half hour (max 2 hours) after ingestion of concerning food with symptoms ranging anywh ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wasserman
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Less than a day: If the symptoms you are asking about are really due to food allergy, they should begin almost immediately after eating the food and resolve in several ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
They may last a: Lifetime.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Avoid the offending: food, and take any antihistamine OTC regularly , but read the labels carefully, if no improvement or getting worse see your doctor, best wishes
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Could last a life: Time. It depends on the type of food allergy and treatment given. Some allergies may be controlled with medication and tolerance may be induced to oth ... Read More
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