A 43-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

I developed an allergy to horses, mules, could I have 'outgrown' my allergy?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Linda Green
44 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Depends: If you recently developed an allergy to horses and mules it will most likely stay with you for awhile. However some people will lose sensitivity over time. Time will tell.
Answered on Dec 28, 2014
3
3 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lee Perry
Dr. Lee Perry answered
16 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Possible: It may be possible to definitively treat allergy to horses with allergy shots.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bhavin Patel
24 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Consider allergy immunoherapy (allergy shots) to horse hair.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
29 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
See an allergist: If you are confirmed to be allergic to horses on testing, you may be a candidate for allergy shots which can help reduce your allergy. It is also pos ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ramirez
17 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Like any allergy avoidance is key. But assuming you want to be around them, antihistamines, nasal antihistamines, nasal steroids, and antileukotriene ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month