A 45-year-old member asked:
Could you be alergic to something and have a small reaction?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Duane Gels answered
36 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Depends: We need a few more details. A small sniff of cat fur might just give you a sneeze. But a spoonful of peanut butter could send you to the ER. Some codeine cough syrup might make your nose itch, but continuing on a sulfa antibiotic while ignoring early Stevens Johnson Syndrome might land you in the burn unit in renal failure. I've see all of these. Details matter.
Answered on Jan 29, 2015
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